Monthly Archives: March 2018

Trump country helps 'Roseanne' premiere deliver largest audience for a network sitcom in more than three years

“Today’s world is stressful and unpredictable for a lot of people, and these shows represent a comfort and nostalgia with things from the past,” said Neal Sabin, president of content and networks at Weigel Broadcasting, which runs the successful retro programming service MeTV. “There is less risk in doing something that’s already been tested. A lot of the heavy lifting ...

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Fashion People Are Proving the Term “Plus-Size” Is Far From Perfect

Alex Waldman, co-founder of the size-inclusive brand Universal Standard, points out that “the term ‘plus-size’ describes a group of women who actually represent a vast majority of American women.” She refers, of course, to the reality that 67% of American women are plus size. “It has become shorthand for everything over a certain size. I don’t think this term has a ...

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