Aziz Ansari

Which 2015 Book Should You Read While Your Favorite TV Show Is on Hiatus?

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The holidays are upon us, and unless you really love spending time with your family, you’re probably in need of a distraction. Especially since that greatest of contemporary cultural distractions — television — will be a wasteland of reruns and ’80s Christmas movies until January, why not pick up a new book that touches on the same themes as your favorite on-hiatus show?
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This Week’s Top 5 TV Moments: It’s Britney…Jane?

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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.
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This Week’s Top 5 TV Moments: The Masterful ‘Master of None’

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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, two streaming services give us two of the best shows (or in one case, potential shows) of the year.
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Cancel All Your Weekend Plans and Binge-Watch Aziz Ansari’s Unbelievably Excellent Netflix Series ‘Master of None’

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Master Of None is special. That is the best, and the simplest, way that I can think of to describe it. It’s one of those series that I have a hard time formulating thoughts about — which isn’t what I expected from Aziz Ansari, a comedian mostly known for his overeager and enthusiastic personality, in both his comedy and his TV characters (especially Tom Haverford on Parks and Recreation). Here, he appears toned down and more mature (or at least more aware of his immaturity), and he uses the sitcom form to showcase the best, smartest aspects of his stand-up.
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