TV critic at The New York Times. Also, the occasional film. Theater too.

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Before I became a full-time television critic for The Times in August 2011, I was a sort of multipurpose freelance critic, reviewing television, theater, film and the occasional book once I’d completed my day job as an editor at the paper. What I learned as a freelancer still holds true now that ...

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Dec 07, 2016

love the way corny slid into an oreo commercial. #hairspray

Dec 07, 2016

RT @davidpom2000: @genznyt Looking forward next year to "Reddiwhip Live!"

Dec 07, 2016

RT @andrewjohnson41: You know John Travolta is at home and dressed as Edna Turnblad, just because it feels right #HairsprayLive

Dec 07, 2016

this reddiwhip commercial may be better than the actual show...#hairspray

Dec 07, 2016

wait -- that's not john travolta in this live version? i thought he just had a sore throat. 

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