The new TV show Fresh Off the Boat

What the Heck Is an Asian-American?

During the “up fronts,” when TV networks give advertisers a sneak peek at their next season, ABC unveiled the trailer for the show Fresh Off the Boat, a sitcom told …


Is the News Driving Us Crazy?

The Kardashians Did What?!

There is some news we can’t escape. Flip on the TV at 6:00 p.m., and you’ll be confronted with every sordid detail of the latest political sex scandal. Read the …


How to Dress Like a TV Writer

How to Dress Like a TV Writer

At my first meeting as a professional writer in Hollywood, I did something dumb: I wore a suit. The meeting went poorly, and years later, I still blame the suit.

I …