Tara Ariano

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 on the Big Island of Hawaii.

Will You Make Bosom Friends With Anne With An E?

CBC/Netflix puts its Anne Of Green Gables adaptation in the hands of an alumna of the Breaking Bad writing staff. Is the take too gritty, or still as sweet as raspberry cordial? 2017.05.11S01.E01

Hack Off A Hunk Of The Beverly Hills, 90210 Visual Aids

Like all Steve Sanders parties, this one sucks and someone almost dies...but at least there's a six-foot sub! We've collected the most important imagery from 'Smashed'! 2017.05.11S06.E25

Again With This: How Much Has This Kid Had To Drink?

Maybe Steve just shouldn't throw parties anymore? 2017.05.11S06.E25

Preview Late Night's Closer Look At Trump's Decision To Fire James Comey

'This is how crazy things are in the Trump administration: reporters literally don't have the aerobic strength to report the news anymore. Soon CNN is going to have to replace Wolf Blitzer with Usain Bolt.' 2017.05.10

Will Catfish Help Colleen And Tony Ford The Distance Between Spokane And Baton Rouge?

Colleen has doubts about Tony's identity...but Tony also has doubts about Colleen's......and since she admits to Max and Nev that she pretty much started out lying to them, is there anyone in this story who's trustworthy? 2017.05.10S06.E11

Watch Highlights From The Daily Show Cast Reunion Last Night On The Late Show

Carell better have been overseas or on Mars or something. 2017.05.10

Episode 5 Of The Handmaid's Tale Explores The Matter Of Complicity

As one Handmaid fights to protect her gains, another fights for the greater good. 2017.05.10S01.E05

Dear Diary, Is This Season Of The Americans Ever Going To Get Started?

Paige gets her grubby mitts back on Pastor Groovyhair's diary and does not like what she reads, Tuan escalates hostilities toward Pasha, Philip has a weird surprise for his 'wife,' and it all feels like hiking through wet cement. 2017.05.09S05.E10

Preview Late Night's Directions On How Not To Laugh At Jeff Sessions

'Desiree Fairooz was arrested, and I thought, "This is crazy! They'd arrest a white woman? And also: there's a white woman named Desiree?!"' 2017.05.09

Watch The Latest Trailer For Season 5 Of Orange Is The New Black

Confirmed: there's no wrong time for a joke about how much everyone hates Piper. 2017.05.09

On Better Call Saul, Chuck F---s Up His Day In Court

Okay, it's just a Bar Association hearing, but he's still bested -- brutally -- by the very man this is all meant to destroy. 2017.05.09S03.E05

American Idol Will Return On ABC

The Voice is shaking in its boots, not. 2017.05.09

Watch Jimmy Kimmel Respond To The Reactions About His Monologue About His Newborn Son's Heart Surgery

'I would like to apologize for saying that children in America should have health care. It was insensitive, it was offensive, and I hope you can find it in your heart to forgive me.' 2017.05.09

Preview Late Night's Closer Look At Today's Republican Embarrassments, From Michael Flynn To Health Care

'Hey Obama, why didn't you fire Flynn?' 'I did.' 'Why didn't you warn Trump about Flynn?' 'I did.' 'Wait, where are you going?' 'MAUI, MOTHERF---ERS!' 2017.05.08

The Beverly Hills, 90210 Visual Aids Are About Ready To Pulp Kelly

We've collected the most important imagery from 'Coming Out, Getting Out, Going Out'! 2017.05.08S06.E24

Again With This: Is Anybody Gonna Cry?

As Kelly comes out of lockup, Colin's might just be starting. 2017.05.08S06.E24

After Birth: It Is No Bad Thing To Be Lost

Sister Mary Cynthia struggles with her recovery, even as her sisters remind her she was never out of the reach of love. 2017.05.07S06.E06