Stories by Willa Paskin

Willa Paskin is Salon's staff TV writer. subscribe to Willa Paskin's feed

Posted on: Jul 13, 2013, Source: Salon

"Orange Is the New Black" is explicitly about the consequences of breaking bad, but never glorifies it.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2012, Source: Salon

"The Newsroom's" Emily Mortimer calls the Tea Party a "lunatic fringe," and says Americans fall too easily for lies.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2012, Source: Salon

The finale couldn't top Fat Betty, a shocking death or "Zou Bisou." But after a riveting run, bring on year six.

Posted on: Jun 5, 2012, Source: Salon

They may be in wheelchairs, but they do not get special treatment. Just like everyone else on reality TV, they will be allowed, on occasion, to make fools of themselves.

Posted on: May 3, 2012, Source: Salon

There are three fictional adults grappling with their virginities with varying amounts of shame in big-name TV shows.

Posted on: Apr 2, 2012, Source: Salon

"Shameless" may be the most purely entertaining series that is fundamentally a tragedy.