Television

‘Poldark’ Recap: Part 6

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Last week’s installment may have been dark, but Poldark’s penultimate episode only accelerates its characters’ downward trajectory—to the point where the hero not drunkenly gambling away his fortune served as the emotional high point. Death, marital discord, and risky business ventures abound this week, each one only exacerbating the other.
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This Week’s Top 5 TV Moments: Best Desk Lunch Ever

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There are scores of TV shows out there, with dozens of new episodes each week, not to mention everything you can find on Hulu Plus, Netflix streaming, and HBO Go. How’s a viewer to keep up? To help you sort through all that television has to offer, Flavorwire is compiling the five best moments on TV each week. This time, Stephen Colbert sits down with his audience and Ann Coulter pops up in unlikely places.
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Your Weekend Binge-Watch: The Fun, Addictive ‘Hindsight’

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Back in January, Hindsight made its quiet debut on VH1. One of the network’s few scripted series, it follows a young woman as she time-travels back to 1995 to fix past mistakes. The light drama, with its penchant for nostalgia and emphasis on female friendship, was recently added to Hulu, and it’s a great, quick series to binge-watch over the weekend.
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The 12 Strangest Celebrity Cameos in ‘Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!’

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Last night, Syfy premiered the third entry in the Sharknado franchise (yep, it’s now a bona fide franchise), aptly titled Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! It was patriotic and bloody, about 90 mildly fun minutes that included shark-related weather phenomena, gruesome deaths (and births), chainsaws (obviously), and its most implausible ending yet — which is certainly saying something — complete with audience #hashtag participation to set up the fourth movie. The flying sharks were the stars of the night, but a close second were all the celebrities giddily shilling themselves for a paycheck. Here are the 12 weirdest celebrity roles and cameos in Sharknado 3
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