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The flawed approach to modern network coverage

Gabriela Macias | Staff Writer A lot has been said about the role mass media played in the 2016 election, especially when considering major cable news networks. One of these

The Dose: The CW’s ‘Heroes vs. Aliens’ is the ‘best team-up ever’

“Heroes vs. Aliens,” the CW’s four-night event, kicked off on Monday with the “Supergirl” episode “Medusa.” Thanks to a well-devised marketing strategy, the CW billed the event as a crossover

Adapting movies to television has mixed results

Television companies spend significant amounts of time, energy and money developing new shows in hope of attracting huge audiences. Over the past few years, companies have crafted a considerable number of

Can Netflix originals compete with Hollywood movies?

With Netflix Studios at the forefront of the video on demand market, it was unsurprising when the company scored a long-term lease with Sunset Bronson Studios in Los Angeles. Slated

“The Walking Dead” has created a new television genre

Tyler Hicks | Contributing Writer The Walking Dead has never been easy to watch, but how much misery can we handle? Sunday’s season six finale, “Last Day on Earth,” confirmed

Priscilla Presley takes home Texas Emmy for NTTV

Nikki Lyssy | Staff Writer @Blindnikkii At the beginning of November, the Lone Star Emmy Foundation held its annual ceremony honoring the best and brightest 2014-15 TV shows in Texas.

The Dose: Netflix original ‘Narcos’ like a drug itself

Harrison Long | Editorial Writer @HarrisonGLong Through 10 episodes of this specially-crafted, highly-stylized series chronicling the rise of drug lord Pablo Escobar, it has become readily apparent why many traditional

The Dose: What’s headed to Netflix in September

Nicholas Friedman | Editor-In-Chief @NMFreed Looking for something to watch while you’ve got a day off, a break from classes or are just plain bored? Check out what’s headed to

The Dose: Mad Men ‘Time & Life’ Recap

Harrison Long / Staff Writer In a spellbinding episode, we have begun to see the final acts of those in the “Mad Men” universe, and it is becoming all the

The Dose: Roadmap to the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Akshay Mirchandani / Sports Editor Disclaimer: Be warned: there are spoilers, as this is a quick rundown of everything that has happened so far. If you are having a Marvel