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The Good Place Season 3

The third season of The Good Place finally landed on Netflix, and my wife and I devoured it in a few evenings. Unfortunately, I didn’t feel the magic of this show and cast as I had with the first two seasons. Kristen Bell is still a delight, but I’m not sure if she had far […]

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Black Mirror Season 5

Note: as always there be spoilers ahead! Since the release of Bandersnatch I’ve been clamoring for more Black Mirror, and in June Charlie Brooker, Annabel Jones, and Netflix granted my wish true. So, with a break since season 4 and the quite-different Bandersnatch, how does this season compare? Striking Vipers Like any Black Mirror episode, […]

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Death in Paradise

Note: spoilers ahead! I was surprised to see I haven’t written about this show until now. With another re-watch just started, I checked to make sure I hadn’t already covered this show, as it’s become one of my favorite mystery series, despite a few small flaws. The premise for Death in Paradise is a London […]

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The Umbrella Academy

It’s pretty rare for me to check out a new series or movie on Netflix, let alone something comic-related. I’m pretty burned out on the latter (seriously, give me a superheroes-meets-GoT deaths please!) and for the former I just don’t have much free time when I can happily re-watch something I know will be at […]

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The Good Place

As mentioned in my Black Mirror post, we’ve been watching a little bit more TV on Netflix. One show that we recently binged was The Good Place. I had seen its icon several times, but it was only after learning it was created by Michael Schur, co-creator of Parks & Recreation, that I finally wanted […]