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Photo Courtesy of IMDB No matter what year it is, people seem to claim that the “golden age” of television is upon us. 2016 was, admittedly, a relatively impressive year for the small screen in both comedy and drama. Returning and new shows gave it their all throughout the year, yielding splendid and watchable results. …

Luke Cage

Photo courtesy of IMDB Netflix and Marvel released their newest collaboration last Friday, and the need to binge-watch it is as rock-solid as our muscle-bound protagonist. Marvel’s “Luke Cage” is a fantastic feat of the continued humanization of superheroes in media. While similar shows, such as “Daredevil,” provided focus to the character’s martial arts prowess …

Photo courtesy of Netflix Story by Abigail Miller/Contributing Writer As difficult as it is to believe, fall break is officially here. After a week of midterms, mid-semester papers, projects and plenty of stress over grades, MTSU students finally get a four-day weekend to just breathe and relax. For many students, myself included, this is the …

Photo courtesy of Netflix After getting a late start on the “The Get Down,” Netflix’s series released on August 12, I finished it quickly, because yes — it was that good. “The Get Down” is set in 1977 in the South Bronx, and although it may have not been the safest place to live, the culture was …

When Bo Burnham burst onto YouTube at the age of 16, he was seen as another come along sing-song comedian that made jokes relating to life and what have you. In his nine years since that start, the Hamilton, Mass., native has grown into something that many wouldn’t have seen coming. In 2008, the comedian …

In season two of Netflix’s Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, the screwball comedy shows no signs of the usual sophomore slump thanks to heaping amounts of breathless wit and optimistic joy. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’s first season was highlighted by its quotable lines and lovable characters and the new season of the quirky series retains all of these characteristics while …