3 Big Themes in Season 3 of 'Orange is the New Black'

Season 3 of Orange is the New Black returns again and again to several themes. My big 3 are the difficulties of maintaining a family while in prison, the need for some sort of spiritual hope, and the need for love. If you haven't watched all of season 3 yet, there are spoilers ahead. Parents in Prison Image: Netflix ...more

OITNB: Comic Recommendations for the Inmates of Litchfield Penitentiary

Orange is the New Black (OITNB), hardened rebels that they are, slipped us a little surprise last night and launched season 3 a few hours early. Hooray!I’m a sucker for a crazy cast of characters like the fine (if somewhat questionable) ladies of Litchfield Penitentiary, so I was thisclose to just making an all-nighter of it. (Kudos to those of you who did, I know you’re out there.)...more

I made a Meme... I think.

I took a picture of Ollie the other night and EVERY time I look at it I start laughing.You might remember it, because I posted it on Facebook and Instagram. In the instant I took the picture, Ollie TOTALLY looked like the character Crazy Eyes from Orange is the New Black.So, I left it on my phone. And giggled every time I saw it....more

No, 'Orange Is The New Black' Has NOT Been Cancelled

When is viral news not news, but an annoying prank? When Empire News publishes a fake story claiming that Netflix has cancelled its most adored show, Orange Is the New Black. ...more
Kim Court I don't blame him for freaking out. At all. When I heard the rumor, I couldn't believe ...more

Insane Until Proven Sane: Realities of Prison Psych Wards

Originally posted on ChapterTK.com*I swear there are no spoilers in this post (but there may be some hints)...more

Binge Watching: The New Addiction of Empty Nesters

Q: I find that I suddenly have some time on my hands. What are some good films that have come out in the last 19 years that I might have missed while I was parenting?...more

Grow Where You're Planted

The Kindle is the crack of the timid, I'm convinced. I am so in love with the thrill of the transaction; first, seeing the beautiful book cover in vivid color, then clicking on the Buy Now button, and then having the book lined up with all the others, each showing exactly what percentage of them I've read. When the Visa bill comes, I pay it online and then slip it in the drawer. No one needs to know how far down the road I have gone. I go on little binges....more