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Recap: “Younger” Season Four Premiere

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Younger, for those unfamiliar with the show, is about a 40-something-year-old woman named Liza Miller (Sutton Foster) who has just separated from her husband and is looking to get back into the workforce she left to raise her daughter. When she is honest about her age, she received nothing but closed doors, but when she reaches the publishing firm Empirical Press to apply for an assistant position, she pretends to be 26 and lands the job. Thus, her life has been a series of elaborate and not so elaborate lies to keep the truth hidden ever since.

The Highs and Lows of ‘Hairspray Live!’

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With Hairspray Live! being both a movie musical and a broadway musical in the past, there were a number of different interpretations to choose from. Would the acting for Tracy be more of a Ricki Lake, Nikki Blonsky, or Malissa Jared Winokur? Would Link be more Zefron or Matthew Morrison? Queen Latifah or Ruth Brown as Motormouth Maybelle? Or would the actors take the characters and make them their own? All in all, it was a fun remake. Here are the weakness and highlights of Hairspray Live!

The Flash: Season 3, Episode 1 Recap

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In the season premiere of The Flash, Barry lives in the alternate timeline and deals with the effects of that. Wally is The Flash (or “Kid Flash” as the others like reminding him). Henry and Nora are alive, and “stupidly in love.” But Joe is a drunk, who’s constantly in danger of losing his job, and who Iris (and possibly Wally) isn’t speaking to. Cisco is the richest man in America, and Caitlin is a pediatric eye doctor. Barry finally asks Iris out on a date, but when he starts losing his memories, he decides that it’s time to help Wally defeat The Rival, and return to his own timeline.

Lollapalooza 2016 Recap

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The 25th Anniversary of Lollapalooza took place July 28th-July 31st at Chicago’s Grant Park. It featured a star-studded line up night after night. With festivals of this calibre, there are so many good artists to see, but not enough time to see them all. The first night had headliners J. Cole, Lana Del Rey, G-Eazy, and The 1975, but also Bastille, Cashmere Cat, and Kehlani. The 1975 performed “The Sound” and “Love Me” from their sophomore album, along with songs from their debut album.

‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D’ Season 3 Premiere

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Warning: 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D' Season 3 premiere spoilers ahead! Following a lackluster first season and a second season that better established itself, the season three premiere of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. shows why this addition to the Marvel universe was a great idea. After the plane full of Terrigen crystals was thrown into the ocean at the ...

‘Empire’ Season 2 Premiere Recap

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Warning: spoilers from last night’s episode of Empire ahead! This is how we last left the Lyon family: Cookie (Taraji P. Henson) planned a takeover of the Empire with the help of Hakeem (Bryshere Y. Gray), Andre (Trai Byers) and Anika (Grace Gealey); Lucious (Terrence Howard) was arrested for Bunkie’s (Antoine McKay) murder (he’s guilty); Rhonda ...

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