Media discourse is shifting toward the truth

Political commentary is a staple of American media culture.

‘Big Little Lies’ is a delightfully juicy melodrama

The HBO miniseries’ finale is not what you want, but what you need.

Interruption marketing is becoming outdated

People do not owe companies any of their time or any attention to their ads.

UMass holds screening of documentary honoring late journalist James Foley

A screening of the HBO documentary “Jim: The James Foley Story” was held in the ILC Monday evening, and was followed directly by a question and answer session with the filmmaker as well as Foley’s parents.

‘Girls’ grows up in fifth season

No one understands the psychology of selfishness and insecurity better than Lena Dunham.

A-O River: ‘Portlandia’ returns for sixth season

New episodes of the popular sketch comedy series will begin airing on IFC starting Jan. 21.

‘Silicon Valley’s’ second season suffers from loss of key actor

Laurie Bream is no replacement for Peter Gregory in the second season of the HBO show.

“Game of Thrones” thrives as storylines converge

A revamped Jon Snow commands attention in Season 5.

Coming together for HBO’s “Togetherness”

“Togetherness” is the HBO show equivalent of an indie film

Showtime and HBO rivalry elevates the quality of television

Both go head to head in terms of ratings, quality and awards won, challenging each other to up the value of programming.

Time for the ‘Girls’ to grow up

As HBO’s hit series “Girls” comes to its third season finale, it opens up a new set of doors for each and every character.

Veep: Great new comedy that avoids political stigma

The new comedy “Veep” is an HBO release that will leave fans of comedy satisfied.

HBO features a fresh new comedy with ‘Girls’

HBO’s new comedy, “Girls”, premiered April 15 to positive response.

“Entourage” wraps up after eight seasons

The cast of “Entourage” has enjoyed a lot of success during the show’s run. Fans were not completely upset by the show’s ending, though, because its final seasons were lackluster.

HBO does it again with ‘Game of Thrones’

With its dedication to story, character and high production values, HBO’s original series continue to redefine television.

HBO’s ‘Boardwalk Empire’ premieres tonight at 9 p.m.

HBO’s new original series Boardwalk Empire is set in Atlantic City during the 1920s when the prohibition of alcohol was enacted. The unintended effects of prohibition gave rise to corrupt power both in the form of politicians and organized crime.