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The second season of Luke Cage earns its title as most improved Netflix series

When was the last time a Netflix Original television series improved after its first season? The prolific content machine has no shortage of promising premises, but rarely does an interesting story build enough momentum beyond its first season to rise to the next level, and become something more beautiful, dense, knotty and compelling – or show any modicum of improvement.

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Meat, meat, and more meat: Extreme, animal-only ‘carnivore diet’ gaining followers

Constipation, foul breath and rashes are among the potential side effects of being a meatarian. Yet the number of “carnivore dieters” is growing, The Guardian reports. Like a supercharged version of the low-carb ketogenic diet, proponents eat exclusively animal products – eggs, meat and offal – and eschew plant-based foods entirely. Dubbed the “Carnivore King,” Shawn Baker is one such

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Weeks after ‘Roseanne’ was cancelled over star’s racist tweet, ABC orders spin-off — minus Roseanne Barr

About three weeks after ABC abruptly canceled the revival of “Roseanne” following Roseanne Barr’s racist tweet, the network has ordered a spinoff – without Barr attached. The working title is “The Conners,” and centers on the family as they grapple with “parenthood, dating, an unexpected pregnancy, financial pressures, aging and in-laws in working-class America,” the network said in a news

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The absolutely official, completely objective, not biased at all, definitive ranking of the dinosaurs of Jurassic Park

When Jurassic Park was released in 1993, it filled a dino-shaped hole in the hearts of film lovers. Sure, we had Godzilla and The Land Before Time, but we were missing a larger than life, awe-inspiring dinosaur picture to really sweep us off our feet. Since then, we’ve gone on three additional adventures to islands off Costa Rica, with the

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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom is yet another regurgitation of the original, and it certainly does its best

“Do you remember the first time you saw a dinosaur?” asks wide-eyed dino-phile Claire (Bryce Dallas Howard) in this latest trip to the cretaceous. And for many viewers the answer will be: Yes! It was 1993, in Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park! In the decades since, the franchise was driven into the ground with two silly sequels, then brought back from

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