MC Ren (Aldis Hodge), DJ Yella (Neil Brown Jr.), Eazy-E (Jason Mitchell), Ice Cube (O'Shea Jackson Jr.) and Dr. Dre (Corey Hawkins) form N.W.A in Straight Outta Compton. Jaimie Trueblood/Courtesy of Universal Pictures hide caption

toggle caption Jaimie Trueblood/Courtesy of Universal Pictures
Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Straight Outta Compton' And Too Much TV
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/433226019/433323674" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

John Dickerson of CBS News, Seth Meyers hosting the 2014 Emmys, and Jon Stewart at the desk at The Daily Show. Chris Usher/Brad Barket/Kevin Winter/AP Photo/Getty Images/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Chris Usher/Brad Barket/Kevin Winter/AP Photo/Getty Images/Getty Images

House of Cards, starring Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright, is one of the many (many) shows now available on your TV — and in other places, too. David Giesbrecht/Courtesy of Netflix hide caption

toggle caption David Giesbrecht/Courtesy of Netflix
Television 2015: Too Much In Too Many Ways
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/432894702/432910340" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript