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Battle of the NXIVM Documentaries: HBO's The Vow vs. Starz's Seduced

True-crime TV has found its new obsession: The twisted saga of the NVIXM cult, with famous followers like Smallville alum Allison Mack and salacious accusations of sex slavery, has inspired not one but two long-form TV documentaries READ MORE

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#OneChicago Wish List: A Fire-y Kiss, P.D. Reckoning, Big Returns and More Dream Scenarios for the New Seasons

New episodes of the #OneChicago dramas are less than three weeks away, so naturally, you may be wondering what’s in store for Casey, Atwater, Natalie & Co. — and you’ve probably got some requests about what you’d like to see happen. READ MORE

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Emmy Nominations 2020: Ausiello's Snappy Judgments

Emmy nominations were, as per usual, a mixed bag (see full 2020 list here). For every inspired nod (woo-hoo, Zendaya!) there was a snub that had me scratching the skin off my scalp (where’s Better Call Saul‘s Rhea Seehorn?! Or Unbelievable‘s Merritt Wever?!). READ MORE

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Survivor: Winners at War Finale Predictions: Whose Game Is it to Lose — Plus, Will Natalie Earn Her Way Back In?

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: Two cops walk into a tribal council… No, I can’t actually tickle you with an island funny because real talk: Tony and Sarah’s showings on Survivor: Winners at War have been no joke. READ MORE