Something is happening in the US consciousness that’s making people grasp for things that feel comforting and familiar because they grew up with them.
The X-Files is back, complete with spooky opening titles and snappy Mulder-Scully action.
The Republican party is embroiled in a partisan split so deep that it may never recover.
Think Ken Burns crossed with Downton Abbey crossed with Grey’s Anatomy crossed with House, and you’ll be roughly on track.
The fascination with true crime in pop culture represents a larger fascination with the gruesome, the macabre, the gory.
This is little more than a mental health witchhunt.
In the five years since Downton started airing, the social landscape has changed radically.
Why pay taxes when you can get a photo op at the food bank?
When it comes to good television, right now the United States seems to have to turn abroad to find it.
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