“Infinite TV from infinite universes”: 21 shows to binge on over the long weekend

Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer in the United States, an occasion traditionally commemorated with picnics, block parties, and other outdoor activities popularized in a time before streaming video. Seeking an alternative to sun, burgers, and human interaction, The A.V. Club put its heads together to…

Switched At Birth: “Girl With Death Mask (She Plays Alone)”/The Fosters: “Mother”

The entire Kennish/Vasquez clan is reeling in the aftermath, but it’s Bay and Daphne’s journeys that stand out the most here, if only in their stark contrast. Daphne is like an internal combustion engine of anger at this point, bottling up all of her rage and focusing it like a laser beam right at Regina, who she…

Switched At Birth: “And We Bring The Light”/The Fosters: “Say Something”

By teasing Kathryn getting a call about a mysterious accident, Switched At Birth effectively set up a “Who will it be?” mystery to tempt the audience to solve throughout the episode. We know something is coming, but we’re not sure what, so everything takes on an edge of portent it doesn’t necessarily earn. Smartly,…