Skins Review: Tea!!!

The media has certainly been buzzing over Skins.

The Parent Television Council demanded an investigation from the U.S. Senate into the show being child pornography. Multiple companies pulled their advertisements. Both these developments likely caused more people to check the show out. What did they see on "Tea?"

A drama that didn’t back down from its provocative take on teenage life, this time focusing on its lesbian character.

While there is an attempt to look at Tea’s struggles of her sexual identity, her storyline often feels disjointed. It wants to do too many things at once.

First, there's the edginess. Tea’s a lesbian, who, of course, engages in girl-on-girl sex. Later on, she even has sex with Tony. Yet the most shocking moment of the night was Tea masturbating to Audrey Hepburn. Read More...


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