"News Night With Will McAvoy" had fair intentions in its aim to discuss internet-shaming, sexism, and audience relations, all against the backdrop of personal tragedy. But like most Newsroom episodes that miss their mark, multiple targets result more
It feels like it’s been months since our last Newsroom recap. When we last left the show, it was October 2011, and all was fraught. Maggie was returning from a Peace Corps volunteer’s worst nightmare, Jim was bribing his way into b more
HitFix's Alan Sepinwall reviews "News Night with Will McAvoy," the August 11 episode of HBO's "The Newsroom," and says that an episode set in real time avoids most of the show's usual pitfalls. Read More...
The show jumps ahead about 6 months: It’s March 16, 2012. This episode takes place entirely during Will’s show. Read More...
We’ve spent so much time talking about The Newsroom ’s women problem that we haven’t talked about its race problem. “Unintended Consequences,” an apt title for an episode that tried to anticipate its own backlash, was full of more
Life is full of " Unintended Consequences " but once it happens there is no going back.
This week it was Maggie's turn on the hot seat as she was interviewed by ACN's high priced attorney Rebecca, concerning Genoa. B more
Is it swagger or laziness to have a character wish aloud for a "preposterous stroke of luck" concerning the introduction of information that would allow a season-long storyline to advance? Read More...