Television

A new view on controversial topics

By Kayla Harris -

Li, the show’s creator, wanted to provide an outlet where students in minority groups can express their opinions on relevant issues in pop culture. But even then, he wants to challenge and refine his hosts by getting them to think...

Political speeches sweep the Oscars

By Becca Porath -

Another highlight of the night was the completely out-of-character performance by Lady Gaga. Stripped down and dressed in a simple yet beautiful gown, Gaga belted out and stunned the crowd with her touching “Sound of Music” medley.

As ‘Parks’ close at sunset, a look back

By Thomas Costello -

If Leslie could let Ann leave — the poetic, noble, land-mermaid that she is — we can do the same with “Parks and Rec.” Guys, you’re 5,000 candles in the wind.

Louis C.K. likes to watch rats bang

By Odeya Pinkus -

Perhaps it’s his decades of experience, or perhaps it’s just natural talent, but he manages to make magic out of the most mundane.

2014 in Review

By Release Staff -

The thing with years is that they mean something different for everyone. Sometimes they’re the culmination of waiting 12 years for “Boyhood” to be finished and beloved, and sometimes they’re the ending of “How I Met Your Mother.” Here’s what...