Holmes girl bossed too close to sun in ‘The Dropout’

This review contains spoilers and mentions of sexual assault and suicide. Hulu’s “The Dropout” presents viewers with the image of Elizabeth Holmes as a disgraced girlboss. Once an acclaimed title given solely to inspiring and confident female leaders, the term is now also used to describe women who exploit and bully others for profit.  The [...]

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Limited series ‘Pam & Tommy’ reminds us of age-old sexual double standard

Erica Parise/Hulu Hulu’s “Pam & Tommy” explores the whirlwind romance between actress and model Pamela Anderson (Lily James) and musician Tommy Lee (Sebastian Stan), detailing the 1995 controversy of their stolen sex tape.  While Pam and Tommy’s tape stirred up unprecedented turmoil, theirs was not the first celebrity sex tape, and the show reminds us [...]

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Fifth season of ‘Big Mouth’ explores wholesome raunchiness

“Big Mouth” enters its fifth season with its signature raunchiness as it delves into the pubescent, as well as romantic, experiences of its middle schoolers. Viewers reunite with Andrew (John Mulaney), Nick (Nick Kroll) and Jessi (Jessi Klein) as they navigate the struggles of sex and friendship with the help of their personal hormone monsters. [...]

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