Denise Dowse

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‘Resurrection’ Is TV’s Silliest Show and Probably Dead on Arrival

ABC’s new supernatural-religious drama is like Touched by an Angel meets The X-Files. Just in case that sounds like your bag.<p>“My kitty just died. I …

The future of TV is coming into focus, and looks pretty great

The future of TV is here. It’s just not evenly distributed.<p>If it doesn’t seem like the American television industry is in the middle of a dramatic transformation, that’s simply because the pieces are scattered all over the place. But they are starting to come together.<p>One transformative piece …

15 Midseason TV Shows You Should Be Watching

The Olympics and Oscars are over.<p>Now, a handful of new and returning TV shows are competing for your attention.<p>If you're wondering what to watch, we've looked over both the new and returning midseason series.<p>From comedies to dark, gritty thrillers and returning favorites, here's what is worth your …

Gupta: 'I am doubling down' on medical marijuana

It's been eight months since I last wrote about medical marijuana, apologizing for having not dug deeply into the beneficial effects of this plant and for writing articles dismissing its potential. I apologized for my own role in previously misleading people, and I feel very badly that people have …

Jennifer Lawrence And The History Of Cool Girls

"Be chill and don’t be a downer, act like a dude but look like a supermodel."<p>What’s your favorite Jennifer Lawrence moment? When she tripped on the way to accept her Academy Award, or when the paparazzi snapped photos of her drinking Veuve Cliquot straight out of the bottle? Or maybe it was the …

In Defense of Instagramming Conflict in Crimea

Ukraine and Russia are facing off over a peninsula where, 160 years ago, war photography was born.<p>The <i>Daily Mail</i> was positively apoplectic. "Shocking pictures show people in Crimea taking SELFIES with Russian masked gunmen as Ukraine teeters on the brink of war," the British tabloid yelped over the …

The Ambivalent Superpower

America and the world aren’t getting a divorce. But they’re thinking about it.<p>The world never really loved America as much as Americans like to think. In the Eisenhower era, to take one period now seen in rosy hues, Latin mobs pelted Vice President Richard Nixon’s motorcade with stones, shouting, …