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Television became a passion of mine in my mid-teens. As I've altered and defined, I continue to love TV.I credit 'Buffy The Vampire Slayer' with flourishing this love of TV. Though my TV obsession, actually developed with 'Dawson's Creek.' Yes, I am ashamed to admit how invested I was (and still am) about Pacey vs. Dawson. I've been a writer as long as I could do it. However, I only began freelancing and blogging two years ago. There is someth

'The Vampire Diaries' Is Back!

April 17th, 2015 10:31am EDT
'The Vampire Diaries' Recap: 'I Never Could Love Like That' - Wh
After quite a long hiatus, The Vampire Diaries returned last night. The episode also mark the reappearance of Matt and Tyler, who have been noticeably absence since Liz's funeral. Their return wasn't completely greeted with joy, especially from their ex.

Meanwhile, on The Vampire Diaries, we looked into Enzo's past. Apparently, Lily Salvatore sired him, a fact that complicates his bromance with Damon. Damon and Lily's relationship also took a turn for the worst when she expressed how little she loves her sons.

Don't Say You Love Me, You Don't Even Know Me

Lily and Damon go on a quest t...
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One 'Idol' Goes Home While Connick Jr. And Alexander Have Face Off

April 16th, 2015 9:21am EDT
'American Idol' Recap: Harry Connick Jr. And Quentin Alexander C
Last night, The Top 7 (who became six) American Idols sang American Classics. The audience finally got to pick what songs the contestants sang. The results were the best night of American Idol 2015 performances. Everyone really showed their versatility and heart.

The night wasn't completely filled with great performances, because things got intense. Last night's results led to one of the most awkward moments on Idol ever (see video below in article). Quentin Alexander got very emotional over the possibility of Joey Cook or Rayvon Owens leaving. After being prompt by Ryan Seacrest, he expre...
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'Idol' Top 8 Perform

April 9th, 2015 2:05pm EDT
'American Idol' Recap: Top 8 Perform Billboard Hits
Last night on American Idol 2015, the contestants took on Billboard hits. Jason Derulo and Florida Georgia Line came to mentor the top 8. It was a country versus pop battle. The Idol fan save also came back into play as it became a battle of vocals versus performance skills.

Top 8 Performances

Jax

"Pokerface" by Lady Gaga

Judges' Comments: Keith Urban said it was an interesting arrangement. He loves Jax's artistry. He praised her for making a song her own each week. Jennifer Lopez said that Jax is clearly a favorite to win, but she needs to caution herself from rearranging a song ...
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'American Idol' Does A Time Warp, Two Go Home

March 26th, 2015 9:25am EDT
'American Idol' Recap: Top 9 Perform 80s Songs, Two Eliminated
American Idol 2015 did a time warp. On last night's Idol, the top 9 performers sang 80s songs. Idol also got 80s icons to help with the show. Boy George mentored and Salt-N-Pepa performed. The departure of two contestants stopped the party.

Last week the American Idol judges decided to save Qaasim Middleton. This meant two would have to go home this week to compensate for the save. These weren't shocking eliminations but definitely sad ones: two contestants who were just starting to find their place left.

Top 9 Performances

Daniel Seavey

"You Make My Dreams Come True" by Hall and Oats...
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'The Fosters' Season 2 Finale: "The End of the Beginning" for Jesus?

March 24th, 2015 10:02pm EDT
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Last night, The Fosters season 2 ended. Per usual, the finale had major reveals, resolutions, and conflicts. "The End of the Beginning" managed to give some sort of satisfying conclusion to all the major story-lines from this season.

Callie's adoption conflict got resolved, Jude and Connor's romance progressed, and Mariana's dance group finally performed. However, The Fosters season 2 finale did manage to leave some big cliffhangers. One of these cliffhangers could potentially change the Fosters family forever, in a tragic way.

Pride or Prejudice

Jude paints his nails blue and heads to...
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'American Idol' 2015: Contestants Go To The Movies

March 20th, 2015 9:01am EDT
'American Idol' Recap: Top 10 Perform Movie Theme Songs, Judges
Last night, American Idol 2015 went to the movies. Yes, the theme of this week's American Idol was songs from the movies. Surprisingly, this crop of singers didn't pick the usual songs we've heard done a million times during movie week. We got to hear a lot of unique choices. Some of those choices brought the performers to new heights, and others dragged them down.

The top eleven contestants were also joined by rock legend Nile Rodgers, who gave them his expert advice. Also last night the top eleven contestants were supposed to become the top ten. However, did the judges already use their ...
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'The Fosters' Offered Up Surprising Resolutions Before Finale

March 17th, 2015 10:33am EDT
'The Fosters' Season 2 Episode 20 Recap: 'Not That Kind Of Girl'
Last night's episode of The Fosters was the final one before the big finale. The episode offered up some surprising resolutions to on-going storylines. It also opened the door for new possible ones. The Fosters episode closed with a surprise guest moving into the Adams-Fosters' home, but the ominous darkness looming on the finale might shorten her stay.

It's Complicated

Brandon becomes the victim of Mariana and Jesus's driving lessons. During one of his lessons with Mariana, she asks him to take her to her grandparents' bakery. Her grandfather quickly sends them away so that his wife does...
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'American Idol' Top 11 Perform, Who Survived?

March 13th, 2015 8:39am EDT
'American Idol' Recap: Top 11 Perform, Did The Judges Use Their
Last night, American Idol 2015 finally started their two hour live shows. This allowed us to hear more in depth criticisms from Harry Connick Jr., Keith Urban, and Jennifer Lopez. The theme of this week's Idol was party songs. The final 11 contestants performed for votes, while one tried to get the judges' save.

Every season American Idol has one really big surprise elimination. Usually, that one happens towards the middle half of the top 12. Last night, we got an early surprise elimination. This one informed us just how vulnerable every contestant is this year. A single bad performance co...
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Did 'American Idol' Top 12 Impress Us Last Night?

March 12th, 2015 8:57am EDT
'American Idol' Recap: The Top 12 Perform, Did They Impress?
Last night, American Idol 2015 revealed the top 12 contestants. They also had them sing their audition songs to show their progression. Overall, this American Idol season is proving to be one of the strongest ones.

America voted in their top ten favorite finalists. Then the Idol judges had to pick two more from the remaining six. By the end of the night four were eliminated. Tonight's episode of American Idol 2015 sends another person home.

Here's our recap of the top 12 performances.

America's Picks:

Sarina Joi Crowe

"Love Runs Out" by One Republic

Judges Comments: Keith Urban c...
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'The Fosters' Justifies The Means

March 10th, 2015 9:53am EDT
'The Fosters' Season 2 Episode 19 Recap:  'Justify The Means' -
The Fosters' season 2 episode 19, "Justify the Means" ended with a bang, a literal one. It also had shots being fired of other kinds. Stef took a whatever it takes method to keeping Callie with the Fosters. Jude also compromised himself to spend more time with Connor.

Everything is getting so complicated as we head very close to The Fosters' season 2 finale. Is there anyway things can wrap up neatly before the end?

Dance Your Heart Out

Mariana still needs dance group members so Jesus suggests Emma. Apparently, she used to be a cheerleader in middle school. At the auditions Callie surpris...
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