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Review: In “Big Little Lies,” kindergarten parents might be just as unruly as their kids

In any elementary school, the over-involved, clingy parents are easy to spot. They’re signing up for the PTA, organizing a fundraiser of some sort, or notifying everyone of their child’s serious nut allergy. Pirriwee Public School is riddled with such parents; however, amid affluence, entitlement and tightly-held secrets, what was …

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Use Your HBO Account For Something Other Than Game Of Thrones

With the new season of Game of Thrones going in full force, it’s likely that you or a close friend has put down the $15 a month necessary for HBO just to keep up with the latest happenings in Westeros. But while you’re investing that hard-earned cash, why not check out …

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Case closed: The end of ‘True Detective’

*** Spoiler Warning*** “I think human consciousness is a tragic misstep in evolution,” Mathew McConaughey’s Rust Cohle said during the first episode of “True Detective” but by the end of the series his philosophy reworked itself and reached a moment of contented acceptance. “Once there was only dark,” he said …

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