Weeds (TV Show)

  • News

    December 11, 2013

    How Ayahuasca Can Revolutionize Psychotherapy

    A look at the psychoactive brew that brings users a spiritual payoff for their "work"

  • Film

    July 4, 2012
  • Blogs

    April 2, 2012

    Stanley Kowalski Has Dropped The "Kowalski"

    As you know, Tennessee Williams' culture-clash classic A Streecar Named Desire is coming to Broadway any moment now, featuring a cast of color. Well, at a Drama Desk panel discussion at Sardi's the other day, Blair Underwood--who's playing the old Brando role, the brutish Stanley Kowalski--said he' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2011

    Godspell Is Back: Prepare Ye For My Review

    ​Shtick meets solemnity in the 1971 musical Godspell, conceived by John-Michael Tebelak, with a durably catchy score by Stephen Schwartz. It's a series of New Testament parables as rendered by a troupe wearing colorful vintage castoffs and indulging in comedy gags and vaudeville turns that or ... More >>

  • Film

    July 13, 2011
  • Blogs

    June 29, 2011

    Weed-Selling Game Launches on Facebook

    ​A Farmville-esque game where users sell weed launched in beta this week on Facebook. This isn't an example of high-tech countercultural entrepreneurialism; it's to promote the Showtime program Weeds. The game is called "Weeds Social Club" and it was developed by Ecko|Code, the technology arm ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    September 15, 2010
  • Blogs

    September 4, 2010

    Over the Hedge: Investment Banker Busted Farming the Green

    ​Here's a hilarious story coming the internet's way from Zombie Forbes/Slant: an executive at a billion-dollar hedge fund was caught running an extensive marijuana farm out of her house. Her boyfriends insists the cops have it all wrong; they're just farming goats, he claims. Clients of the Co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2010

    Tonight! The Thermals, Jakob Dylan & Three Legs (Featuring Neko Case), And Hosannas

    Jason CrepsNeko Case: Totally excited to be one of Jakob Dylan's legs.​The Thermals' popularity is understandable: Despite their Portland origins, they transcended cultural boundaries and wrote Canada's quintessential punk-rock anthem, "Canada." Plus they're semi-responsible for getting Mary L ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    October 13, 2009


    Saved by The Understudy

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2009

    Emmy Nominees Include The Family Guy, Ernest Borgnine; Jon & Kate Snubbed

    Emmy-nominated The Family Guy featuring Emmy-nominated Seth MacFarlane. For us the joy of the Emmy Nominations, announced this morning, is in the less-well-known categories. We see that there are only two shows, for instance, up for Outstanding Children's Nonfiction Program: Grandpa, Do You Know ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2009

    Quick Hits

    Some guy's leg and foot on the subway, via twitpic. We love Mary Louise Parker as much as anybody, maybe more, but find it hard to credit her claim that she was "goaded" into a nude scene in an (upcoming!) episode of Weeds and is "bitter" about it. She's, like, naked in everything. Here is a practic ... More >>

  • Film

    March 18, 2009
  • Film

    March 11, 2009
  • Voice Choices

    December 31, 2008


    Mary-Louise Parker takes on Ibsen’s Nora

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2008

    Olsen Twin's Drug Legacy Continues!

    The days when Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen starred in cutesy flicks like How The West Was Fun are as over as era when Nicole Kidman had an expressive forehead. Nowadays, of course, Mary-Kate shows up on Weeds, playing "Tara, a devoted Christian girl who falls in with a family of drug-dealing suburbani ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2008

    Who You Calling a SAG?

    What was your favorite part of last night's SAG awards? Daniel Day-Lewis's drippy Heath Ledger speech or Julie Christie's witchy and wanton Alzheimer's joke? Don't answer! Julie wins by a landslide! But since her speech had a rah-rah Writer's Guild bent to it, Jules probably shouldn't have neglected ... More >>

  • Columns

    January 2, 2007

    Best and Worst of Sex 2006

    From creepy sexin' to tofu-bashing to liquid pussy, Tristan gives her 12-month roundup

  • Screens

    December 13, 2005

    Screen Gems

    Tivo alerts, anchors aweigh: Favorite moments from the year when TV went topsy-turvy

  • Screens

    November 15, 2005

    Sleeping Duty

    There goes the neighborhood: A suburban miniseries drops in on the terrorists next door

  • Theater

    August 23, 2005
  • Screens

    July 26, 2005

    This Is Your Mom on Drugs

    A new series about a drug-dealing suburban homemaker kicks against conservative pricks and Christian bitches