TV | Feb 04, 2013
SPOILER ALERT: If you would like to remain in the dark about the juicy details of Downton Abbey Season Three, Episode Five, read no further! By Lizzy Acker
Pop Culture | Jan 28, 2013
Making the best of a bad situation, two friends help each other post break-up with a list of daily assignments designed to distract and heal. By Kristin Farr
TV | Jan 28, 2013
SPOILER ALERT: If you would like to remain in the dark about the details of Downton Abbey Season Three, Episode Four, please avoid this post. By Lizzy Acker
Event | Jan 24, 2013
Every third Wednesday, one of the coolest spots in town, the Rickshaw Stop, is taken over by possibly the nerdiest monthly event, Nerd Nite, an evening filled with crossword puzzles, grilled cheese, and talks on things like dark energy and secret words. By Emily Eifler
TV | Jan 21, 2013
SPOILER ALERT: If you would like to remain blissfully ignorant of Downton Abbey Season Three, Episode Three intrigue, then please read no further! By Lizzy Acker
TV | Jan 14, 2013
SPOILER ALERT: If you wish to remain blissfully ignorant of Season Three, Episode Two goings on at everyone's favorite Abbey, please read no further. By Lizzy Acker
TV | Jan 07, 2013
SPOILER ALERT: This is a recap of last night's episode of Downton Abbey, Season Three, Episode One. If you wish to remain blissfully ignorant of Downton goings on, do not proceed any further. By Lizzy Acker
TV | Dec 29, 2012
The show that everyone loves to love returns January 6 on KQED. Meanwhile, listen to this interview with Lesley Nicol, the actress who plays the cook, Mrs. Patmore, and catch up on Season Two with the Downton Abbey marathon on December 31. By Lizzy Acker
TV | Dec 22, 2012
All in all, it was a great year for authentic human beings on the small screen. By Lizzy Acker
TV | Dec 15, 2012
Moving on from its "Broadcast Yourself" roots into a more complicated universe of premium channels and web-only original series, YouTube is reinventing TV for the Internet age. By Emily Eifler
Pop Culture : NPR
Once a day until December 25th, NPR's "Monkey See" blog is highlighting a small, good thing that happened in pop culture this year.
The new short web film "It's Asian Men!" aims to tackle a big issue: Why Asian-American men are rarely cast on TV or in movies as the romantic or sexy lead. No Long Duk Dong here.
Nicole Maines and Kylar Broadus are both featured in the new HBO documentary. "We all come out publicly," Broadus says. "There is no hidden way to come out as a trans person."
Glen Weldon and Audie Cornish discuss the first season of HBO's densely plotted science fiction series.
Also on KQED.org this week ...
American Indian Heritage Month
In November, KQED proudly celebrates the diversity of our community with a special American Indian Heritage Month programming lineup on KQED Public Television.
Watch Film School Shorts Online
Featuring the best short student films from major institutions like NYU, Columbia University, UCLA, USC and University of Texas, that have wowed audiences at Cannes, Sundance, Toronto, Telluride and SXSW.