Neda Ulaby Neda Ulaby reports on arts, entertainment, and cultural trends for NPR's Arts Desk.

Laura Ramadei (center) as Annie, who gets involved with a different couple in every episode of the web series Unicornland. Courtesy of Unicornland hide caption

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It's Polyamorous Polysaturation — Unconventional Relationships Abound On TV

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Eric "Bitty" Bittle takes to the ice in "Check Please," one of the most popular hockey webcomics (yes, that's a thing). Ngozi Ukazu hide caption

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With 'Check Please,' A Comics Creator Rewrites The Rules — And Scores

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In 2007, the Writers Guild of America went on strike over revenues from Internet and DVD sales. Above, writers and supporters march in Los Angeles on Nov. 9, 2007, the fifth day of the strike. Reed Saxon/AP hide caption

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Writers Guild Of America Reaches A Tentative Deal With Studios

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"Literally I show up in the morning and I say, 'Who's dead?'" obit writer Bruce Weber explains in the film. "And somebody puts a folder on my desk and that's ... what I do that day." Weber took a buyout from The New York Times in 2016. Courtesy of Kino Lorber hide caption

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'Obit' Follows The 'Times' Team Charged With Turning Lives Into History

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Filmmaker Jonathan Demme, Director Of 'Silence Of The Lambs,' Dies At 73

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Robert Pirsig Dies At 88; Motorcycle Trip Inspired Popular 'Zen' Book

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Famously Eccentric Comedian Irwin Corey Dies At 102

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Celebrating Lunar New Year With The Woman Who Changed Chinese Food In The U.S.

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Debbie Reynolds Dies, One Day After The Death Of Her Daughter Carrie Fisher

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Aisha Hinds (at left) will play Harriet Tubman in the second season of WGN America's Underground, alongside (left to right) Amirah Vann, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Aldis Hodge, Alano Miller and Jessica de Gouw. Courtesy of WGN America hide caption

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At Last, Harriet Tubman Strides Onto Our Screens

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The Snow Angels, Ice Skating, Cookie Dough & Snuggles cocktail is served in a Santa Claus mug at Miracle on Seventh Street, a pop-up holiday cocktail bar in Washington, D.C. The cocktail contains butter-washed vodka, coffee liqueur, creme de cacao, hazelnut liqueur, half-and-half and salt. It's served with a little ball of egg-free cookie dough as garnish. Becky Harlan/NPR hide caption

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Christmas Cookie Cocktails: Nice, Naughty Drinks For (21+) Boys And Girls

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Zsa Zsa Gabor in 1954. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Zsa Zsa Gabor, An Icon Of Camp, Glitz And Glam, Dies At 99

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A Lego figure in a wheelchair was introduced at the 67th International Toy Fair in January 2016. He comes in the "City" set, a community of figures shown playing and working in an urban park setting. Daniel Karmann/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Dolls With Disabilities Escape The Toy Hospital, Go Mainstream

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Middle Eastern Meatball Soup with Vegetables, one of many recipes featured in Soup for Syria. Interlink Publishing hide caption

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'Soup For Syria': Chefs Share Recipes To Raise Funds For Refugees

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Ilana (Ilana Glazer) and Abbi (Abbi Jacobson) routinely take the subway in Broad City. But public transit hasn't always been featured so prominently on television. Linda Kallerus/Comedy Central hide caption

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Stand Clear Of The Doors: TV Finally Gets On Board With Mass Transit

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