Writer, editor, and snack enthusiast Tara Ariano co-founded TelevisionWithoutPity.com and Fametracker.com before co-founding the site you're reading right now. She's also contributed to New York, The New York Times Magazine, The Awl, Slate, and Grantland, among many others. She lives in Los Angeles.
ParticlesA lot of the usual things are annoying in the penultimate Parenthood (shut up with your Career Day, Snowflake Academy!), but at least Amber and Sarah are 100% perfect together. 2015.01.23S06.E12
Mute PointRose's problematic 'sexist chemistry teacher'/'triumph through cheating' A-plot is less hideous than Mickey's first shot at her own storyline: some BS about selling Girl Scout cookies. And here it is. 2015.01.20S02.E03