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10 Things You Need to Know This Week – April 24 – 30

From the spooky to the humorous, and the dystopian to the delightful, this week’s On the Beat has you covered whatever your mood. We apologize in advance for distracting you from your work. 1. WHAT TO WATCH WITH YOUR MIND WIDE OPEN Sadly, some viewers have already dismissed this satirical comedy series based on an […]

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10 Things You Need to Know This Week – April 17 – 23

To paraphrase a famous quote, there’s no such thing as boredom, only boring pop culture choices. And as ever, On the Beat will help you avoid them with a list of 10 surefire delights. 1. WHAT TO WATCH IF YOU LIKE A (LITERAL) RAGS TO RICHES STORY Launching Friday, this new Netflix comedy series is […]

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10 Things You Need to Know This Week – April 10 – 16

If your summer vacay seems a long, long way off, don’t get too despondent! As ever, On the Beat has 10 new ways to inject some fun and frolics into the grind of your work week. 1. WHAT TO WATCH FOR INTERGALACTIC ADVENTURES AND PLENTY OF EMOTIONAL MOMENTS Premiering Saturday, April 15, at 9/8c, on […]

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10 Things You Need to Know This Week – April 3 – 9

We’re often told spring is a time for renewal, for fresh starts, and for trying something a bit different. With this in mind, here are 10 ways to entertain yourself this week that won’t feel boringly familiar. 1. WHAT TO WATCH IF YOU’RE A BIT OF AN OLD ROMANTIC Premiering Friday (April 7) on NBC, […]

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10 Things You Need to Know This Week – March 27 – April 2

This week’s On the Beat is as eclectic as ever: it includes everything from Japanese science fiction to British costume drama, and designer fashion to, well, classic Fleetwood Mac. Dive right in! 1. WHAT TO WATCH IF YOU FIND MOST PERIOD DRAMAS TOO PRIM AND PROPER This eight-part drama explores a less genteel side of […]

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10 Things You Need to Know This Week – March 20 – 26

From the gritty to the glamorous, and the nostalgic to the futuristic, there’s something for everyone in this week’s pop culture highlights. Even — we promise — if you have a hidden punk rock side. 1. WHAT TO WATCH WHEN YOUR WEEK IS LOOKING KIND OF GRAY AND DULL How to describe RuPaul’s Drag Race? […]

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10 Things You Need to Know This Week – March 13 – 19

“There is no such thing as boredom, only boring people,” a wise old soul once said. To which we’d add: And no one can be that boring after they’ve checked out a couple of suggestions from this week’s super-varied pop culture highlights. 1. WHAT TO WATCH IF YOU’RE A SUCKER FOR ’90S NOSTALGIA Trainspotting, Danny […]

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10 Things You Need to Know This Week – March 6 – 12

Awards season may be over for another year, but that doesn’t mean the entertainment world is taking a break. Far from it, this week’s pop culture highlights are actually some of the most exciting and surprising yet. 1. WHAT TO WATCH IF YOU NEED A MIDWEEK PICK-ME-UP Critics have accused her of displaying racial insensitivity, […]

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10 Things You Need to Know This Week – February 27 – March 5

Are you struggling with a post-Oscars comedown today? Here are 10 surefire ways to cheer yourself up. 1. WHAT TO WATCH WITH SOME KIND OF HOME-MADE SCOREBOARD The latest anthology series from American Crime Story‘s Ryan Murphy is a real treat. Debuting on FX Sunday (February 27), Feud follows faded screen idols Bette Davis and Joan […]

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10 Things You Need to Know This Week – February 20 – 26

This week’s On the Beat is brought to you by the letter “F”: for Fun, Fancy and in places, just a little bit Freaky. 1. WHAT TO WATCH IF YOU NEED TO LET OFF STEAM THIS WEEK After winning the Grand Jury Prize at last month’s Sundance Film Festival, this offbeat crime comedy film hits Netflix […]

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