Sharp Objects Review: Dirt (Season 1 Episode 2)

Sharp Objects Season 1 Episode 2
Camille realizes she might be losing control of herself and her memories. Detective Willis realizes he’s losing control of what is happening to the town. Wind Gap attempts to keep control, utilizing their currency, gossip.

On Sharp Objects Season 1 Episode 2, “Dirt,” the town comes into full focus, in all of its ugliness in the face of something truly ugly. As the young girl’s funeral commences, the town begins to show its true colors, both in general and in regards to Camille. Detective Willis attempts to try to find the reason being the truly ugly act of murdering the young girl. Camille has to dig through her own past to discover that her present is just as ugly as it was, no matter what. The entire town continues to try to keep their version of control.

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Sharp Objects Review: Vanish (Season 1 Episode 1)

Sharp Objects Season 1 Episode 1
A woman returns to her hometown, where propriety reigns supreme over all things, even the truth. Old memories clash with an ugly reality to form the disjointed world of Wind Gap.

On Sharp Objects Season 1 Episode 1, “Vanish,” a reporter returns to her hometown to find out if the grisly murders and disappearances are connected, but returns with her own ugly memories. The disconnected flashbacks begin to fuse together just in time to make the viewer realize this town, and especially the people in it, are perhaps not at all what they seem.

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Parks and Recreation: The Greatest Comedy TV Show

Parks and Recreation
To those who haven’t had the privilege of watching Parks and Recreation before: immediately stop what you’re doing, load Netflix on your television or computer, and turn on NBC’s late comedy.

Parks and Recreation, which ran from 2009-2015 on NBC, stars an amazingly talented cast led by Amy Poehler, who you may recognize from her time on Saturday Night Live or her recent thrilling film co-starring Tina Fey: Sisters (2015). The series tells the story of a small, fictional town in Indiana, Pawnee, and the passionate and large, albeit crazy, reckless, and dysfunctional town residents. And, honestly, Parks and Recreation should henceforth be heralded as one of the most beautiful and funny comedies ever created, which is why everyone should be watching this show.

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Marvel’s Cloak and Dagger Review: Princeton Offense (Season 1 Episode 5)

Cloak and Dagger Season 1 Episode 5
After nearly killing herself, Tandy has newfound control over her abilities, at least the present ones, while the bond between Tandy and Tyrone is further developed through their connected powers.

On Marvel’s Cloak and Dagger Season 1 Episode 5, “Princeton Offense,” witnessing the death of Greg the lawyer barely makes a mark on Tandy, while Tyrone struggles with his usual mundane activities. Meanwhile, Detective O’Reilly is now after the killer of Billy Johnson, which brings her closer to the fold. How long before she discovers this all goes much deeper than just a teenage boy’s murder?

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Supergirl Review: Battles Lost and Won (Season 3 Episode 23)

Supergirl Season 3 Episode 23
As Reign and the witches attempt to turn Earth into a new Krypton, the final battle leads to interesting results, which send our beloved characters on several new paths.

Supergirl Season 3 Episode 23 marks the end of a rocky, messy season, and Kara’s life is now on track once again, or so it seems. Meanwhile, two (three, maybe?) consistent characters take their leave, another unmasks, and Kara’s debate between Kara Danvers and Kara Zor-El seemingly comes to a close.

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Marvel’s Cloak and Dagger Review: Stained Glass (Season 1 Episode 3)

Cloak and Dagger Season 1 Episode 3
After an unexpected shooting, Tandy beings to recover from a car accident, but the impact of this event has, again, put her on a new path. Meanwhile, Tyrone attempts to deal with the burning rage and overwhelming fear within him, which leads him to a Voodoo priestess.

On Marvel’s Cloak and Dagger Season 1 Episode 3, “Stained Glass,” Tyrone and Tandy’s lives are put on course to always overlap with one another’s. While dealing with the aftermath of all of the shitty things that have happened recently in her life, Tandy tries to leave New Orleans for good.

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