Television | World on Fire is just what we need to watch in a crisis—almost
by Megan Basham
Posted 4/04/20, 03:04 pm
If there’s one thing that frustrates me in this time when we could all use some good storytelling, it’s how little of what some call “binge-worthy” is edifying to the mind or soul.
Yes, I’m looking at you Tiger King.
Stories of petty, wretched people going to war over, what: Who’s less of a hypocrite as they feed their egos by collecting big cats as trophies? Cackling over what’s essentially a long-form Jerry Springer show with a true-crime narrative superimposed?