HBO Gets Real With ‘The Newsroom’

by Patrick Delgado        If you’re at all interested in television or popular culture or news media, it’s likely you’re familiar with HBO’s The Newsroom, which premiered this past June and aims to satisfy the appetites of fans of all three. It has stirred fierce debate among its fans and its detractors as only a drama…

Movie Review: Wes Anderson’s Moonrise Kingdom

by Patrick Delgado             Moonrise Kingdom opens with a sequence that immediately lets you know what you are in for. Wes Anderson’s latest feature, which hit theaters on May 25th and has slowly expanded nationwide, begins with Suzy Bishop, a twelve-year-old girl with eyes bruised by dark eye shadow staring through binoculars out…

HBO Renews “Veep” And “Girls”

by Patrick Delgado             An interesting thing happens whenever I talk to someone about HBO’s new half-hour comedies Girls andVeep, currently airing alongside each other at 10PM and 10:30PM on Sundays. “Oh, I don’t think that show is for me,” I hear, and “I’m not the audience for that.” It’s easy to understand…