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The Deuce takes place in 1970s New York, as pornography is becoming legal. (Pictured: Pernell Walker, James Franco and Maggie Gyllenhaal.) Paul Schiraldi/HBO hide caption

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Pimps, Porn And Prostitution: Dissecting 'The Deuce'

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Where No One Has Gone Before, For Good Reason: (L-R): Penny Johnson Jerald, Mark Jackson, Seth MacFarlane, Peter Macon, Scott Grimes, Adrianne Palicki, J. Lee and Halston Sage star in The Orville. FOX hide caption

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Quoth the Three-Eyed Raven, "Nevermind": In Game of Throne's Season 7 finale, "The Dragon and the Wolf," Bran (Isaac Hempstead Wright) doesn't flake. Helen Sloan/HBO hide caption

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'Game Of Thrones' Season 7 Finale: 'We've Been Here For Some Time'

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Kendrick Lamar won Video of the Year and Best Hip Hop Video, among four other prizes, at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards. Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images hide caption

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Kendrick Lamar Wins Big In The VMAs' Jarring Jumble Of Moments

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When The Tick (Peter Serafinowicz) attaches himself to Arthur (Griffin Newman), no tweezers in the world can separate them. Jessica Miglio/Amazon hide caption

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He's Big, He's Blue, And Now, He's Bingeable: 'The Tick' Returns

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The Khyber crystal in Kylo Ren's lightsaber is cracked, see, which is why its plasma blade is unstable and naw I'm yankin' ya it's just Beric Dondarrion (Richard Dormer). HBO hide caption

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Sisters Are Doing It For Themselfies: Molly (Yvonne Orji), Issa (Issa Rae), Tiffany (Amanda Seales) and Kelli (Natasha Rothwell) in HBO's Insecure. Justina Mintz/HBO hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Insecure,' Season 2

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"Love the dress." "Thanks. Yours too." "Oh, this old thing? I just threw it on." Varys (Conleth Hill) and Melisandre (Carice van Houten) in "The Queen's Justice." HBO hide caption

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Nichelle Tramble Spellman (left) and her husband Malcolm Spellman are African American writers who are also executive producers on Confederate. HBO; Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images hide caption

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Black Producers, HBO Defend Upcoming Series 'Confederate'

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"I was really hoping for more of an open-plan kitchen.": Daenerys (Emilia Clarke), Tyrion (Peter Dinklage), Yara (Gemma Whelan) and Ellaria (Indira Varma) prepare to go House hunting in "Stormborn." Helen Sloane/HBO hide caption

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Jessica St. Clair as Emma Crawford and Lennon Parham as Maggie Caruso in USA's Playing House. Michael Yarish/USA Network hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Pop Culture Summer Stories And 'Playing House'

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Alison Brie as Ruth, in the ring on GLOW. Erica Parise/Netflix hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'GLOW' And Lena Waithe

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