The X-Files 11×10 Review: Good Riddance

In the end, The X-Files‘ four-part revival arc known as “My Struggle 1-4” is very appropriately titled. These episodes are a fucking struggle…in every possible way. It is a struggle to make sense of the narrative. It is a struggle to find the point of any of it. It is a struggle to reconcile what Chris Carter chose to give us with the thousands of other better scenarios out there. The one good thing is knowing that the struggle is over. But even feeling any type of closure posed a challenge until Gillian Anderson herself indicated that she was unsatisfied, too.

I want to move on from this show so badly, but I think I have one last rant in me. Thanks for joining me as I angrily yell my final goodbye to The X-Files.

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Timeless: Top 5 Moments of 2×02 “The Darlington 500”

Timeless is that kind of show that seems to work regardless of what story they are telling. While last week’s season 2 premiere was very intense and emotional, tonight’s “The Darlington 500” was the exact opposite. It was fun, it was light, it was funny, but it still managed to move the plot forward, while showing us more of one of the main characters’ past.

Because here’s the thing: there’s no such thing as a filler episode on Timeless. Every second matters and each and every episode counts as essential to tell these characters’ story.

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The Greatest Love Story NEVER Told: SwanQueen Edition

Once in a lifetime, you’re gifted with a pairing that is so effortless, so beautiful, that it could easily be the greatest love story ever told. The writing, the chemistry, the undeniable magnetic pull between two characters…everything is flawless. They have the perfect plot; they just make sense. So, why would a creative staff waste such a gift? Why discard an epic love story that would have gone down in history as one of the greats? When life hands you such a check, not cashing it is utterly stupid.
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Scandal - "The List" - After Air Force Two's extraordinary safe landing, Cyrus takes his victory lap as America's newest hero, and Mellie demands that the Oval stop at nothing until justice is served. Meanwhile, Liv tries to bridge the gap with the Gladiators by disclosing her theory behind the hijack and Cyrus's true intentions, on "Scandal," airing THURSDAY, MARCH 15 (9:00-10:00 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network. (ABC/Richard Cartwright) DARBY STANCHFIELD, KERRY WASHINGTON

Scandal Takes on Sexual Harassment on the Hill

As the final season of Scandal rolls on, Shonda Rhimes isn’t about to close the curtain on the hit show without dismantling the patriarchy. This week’s episode focused on the sexual harassment on The Hill and how it has affected the lives of female politicians and professionals for centuries.

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The X-Files 11×09 Review: Take Me To Church

I don’t know about you, but I got Madonna’s “Like A Prayer” stuck in my head after watching The X-Files Season 11 Episode 9, “Nothing Lasts Forever.”

Life is a mystery (X-File)
Everyone must stand alone (Trust no one)
I hear you call my name (Scullaaay!)
And it feels like (our) home

As you can see, I’m having fun with pop songs from the ’80s because I’m not in a crippling rage spiral like I normally am after an episode of this God-forsaken show. No one is more surprised than me, but (drum roll, please) I did not hate this episode. I even think I can go as far to say that I…liked it? It’s a refreshing feeling, although a little unsettling, to be honest.

Grab a smoothie and join me for an anomalous positive review.

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This Is Us Season 2 Finale Review: For Better or For Worse

In the This Is Us season 2 finale, the wedding we’ve all been waiting for has arrived, and it was perfect — or as close to perfect as weddings can get. Kate and Toby walked down the aisle with hopes of a bright and sunny future. Will they get it?

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Timeless: Top 5 Moments Of 2×01″The War To End All Wars”

After a rollercoaster of a hiatus, Timeless officially returned tonight. The NBC hit show made history after getting cancelled — in a move that nobody fully understands to this day — only to be resurrected three days later. As one of the smartest, most well-developed shows on air today, the mystery of why NBC decided to cancel Timeless back in early 2017 still remains.

But who cares about that now, right? Our favorite show is back tonight, and it’s better than ever. And I have to say, guys, having watched the first four episodes of season 2 already, you have no idea how mindblowing this season is going to be. If you thought season 1 was good, you’ll be happy to know that season 2 blows it out of the water and surpasses any expectations.

That said, let’s talk about tonight’s premiere “The War to End All Wars”, shall we?

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