Race and Privilege the Kardashian way

Keeping Up with the Kardashians (KUWTK) is one of the most popular reality TV shows of all time. The show chronicles the lives of the infamous Kardashian family. The cameras follow the family around all day in all places. There are cameras in all the women’s houses, cars, offices, photo shoots, etc. You name it, it’s…

What has Keeping Up With the Kardashians done for us?

Keeping Up With the Kardashians has become one of the most popular and successful reality TV shows in history. In fact, the show is currently on its 13th season and tenth year on television. Yet, if you Google search the show you will see that the show’s ratings are far from perfect. Does 2.8/10 seem like the ratings one of the…

The Middle (class)

ABC’s The Middle is one of the best sitcoms on television.  This show is one of the best on television because it does not glorify their working/middle class status or family life, but depicts it for how it truly is (with a bit of irony and sarcasm added, of course). I’m clearly not the only…

The Fuss About Fake News

What is Fake News? Fake news is a phenomenon that has captivated the nation. Almost everyone has at least heard the terms, but what is it really? The terms’ meaning varies from one person to another. For instance, if you find yourself on the right side of the political spectrum you may think fake news…

Where are Asian-Americans in Entertainment?

For many Americans, the entertainment media has become a core part of everyday life. I myself am one of those people. I watch TV (or Netflix) and go to the movies to relax, to take a little break from my life, or just to veg on the couch for an hour or so. Once the…