TV has never been broader, more varied or more accessible. Some import shows clock in at six scanty installments; some network shows pump out more than 20 episodes a season. Some shows air weekly, some drop at all once, some play batches twice a year, some disappear for what seems like forever only to return with new episodes when one least expects. It’s a wild ride being a TV fan in 2017. Here, then, a look at some of the most spectacular single episodes of the year.
It would be a mistake to call “Mosaic” a choose-your-own-adventure. Instead, you choose a path — which parts of the story you see and from whose point-of-view. You have to watch one segment before you unlock new alternatives. You’re advancing along a flowchart, illustrated by a “map” built in to the app. You can go back, but you can’t skip forward. So what’s the correct way to watch? Should you keep advancing, accepting that there are portions of the story you will never see?
Because President Trump has said he is a reader — big-league reader, reads documents, the best documents — I hope that he is reading this, and not, say, watching a “Fox & Friends” recording on the gigantic flat-screen TV that he had installed in the White House dining room, even though he says he rarely watches. We need to talk about the president’s TV habit. The one he doesn’t have.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".