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After two episodes of the smash hit How to Get Away With Murder, Shonda Rhimes and Peter Nowalk seem to be intent on showing the audience exactly… Read More

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Last week was a great week for African-Americans in television. Jada Pinkett Smith set it off as the villainous Fish Mooney in the… Read More

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