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MPFG Vlog: New Bachelor Cast

The cast for the new season of everyone's favorite guilty pleasure show, The Bachelor, has been revealed. Watch me break it down, and pick a winner!


Ranking the Plot Lines of Love Actually

  It's the most wonderful time of the year: the time of year where you can watch Love Actually as much as you want without people rudely saying, "Maddie why would you watch a Christmas movie on a monthly basis... Continue Reading →

The Oscars Pick Jimmy Kimmel as a Host, Have They Learned Nothing?

If you pay attention to film or social media at all, you remember the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite from earlier this year, which trended because all of the Academy Award acting nominees were white, and most of the other awards were super... Continue Reading →

MPFG Podcast: The Great Gilmore Girls Boyfriend Debate

Listen as Maddie and friend Dottie Tomasini discuss Team Jess VS Team Logan, and give their thoughts on the Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life. (Spoilers ahead!)  

Rachel Bloom: TV’s Quadruple Threat

A good triple threat can be hard to find, but Hollywood is still chock full of them. Having someone who can sing, act, and dance is no longer that rare. And Rachel Bloom can do all of these things exceedingly well.... Continue Reading →

In Defense of Team Logan

I would like the begin this article by saying that Rory deserves better than all the guys she dated on Gilmore Girls. They were all immature and flawed, and Rory obviously doesn't need that kind of BS in her life. But a... Continue Reading →

4 Reasons Why You Should Be Watching You’re the Worst

FXX's You're the Worst just wrapped up it's third season. But since I myself am the worst, I'm still only on episode nine out of 13. But even just half way through with season, I already think this is one... Continue Reading →

Why My Star Wars Theory is Better than Your’s

Even if you are not a big Star Wars fan, if you saw The Force Awakens, you have SOME kind of theory as to what comes next. Specifically, how does Rey fit into all of this? Who are Rey's parents?... Continue Reading →

Movies Where the Girl Beats the Guy to Give You Emotional CPR After the Election

If you're like me, this election has put you in a gloomy mood for the past week, and you are looking for literally ANYTHING to get your mind off of it. Since in real life, our girl Hillary lost to... Continue Reading →

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