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'Awkward' Season 4, Episode 17 Recap: 'The New Sex Deal'

October 29th, 2014 8:40am EDT
'Awkward' Season 4, Episode 17 Recap: 'The New Sex Deal'
“What Would F.D.R. Do?” No doubt a question that swirled around Ken Burns thinking cap, but it’s also one Jenna posed in “Awkward” newest ep “The New Sex Deal,” where she’s facing a great big romantic depression she set in motion.

See, when she pulled the plug on the dude database it sent the hook up projections in Palos Hills High plummeting throughout the school. And the timing couldn’t be any worse, with Valentine’s Day creeping up on the feuding student body.

Jenna gets hit with anything but the love—what’s more festive than a “hurt locker full of blue balls” to honor her villainy on ...
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‘Awkward’ Season 4 Episode 16 Recap ‘Hashtag Drama’

October 22nd, 2014 10:35am EDT
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The sh*t has officially hit the fan. The dude database is hijacking Jenna and Tamara’s newsfeeds and turning Palos Hills High into a teen fight club. In “Awkward’s” “Hashtag Drama” ep, Jenna and Tamara get swept up in the fracas when Owen is rated #secrethottiewithabody. Thinking Jenna tagged him, he gives her a cheek kiss as gratitude. Problem is Tamara is the one that penned those kind words and for good reason. She hooked up with him. Did anyone else have this pop song in their head during the BFF’s dispute? Jenna’s attempts to apologize to Tamara only backfire when *NEWSFLASH*she makes ...
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5 Ways ‘Awkward’ Jenna Is Like Matty

October 21st, 2014 4:28pm EDT
5 Ways ‘Awkward’ Jenna Is Like Matty
I know what you’re thinking: 'Awkward's' Jenna and Matty couldn’t be any more different. You’d be right, but only when it comes to their rollercoaster of a relationship. A part (which is, sadly quite often this season) they’re more likely to rub off on each other. Jenna is certainly picking up on Matty’s dysfunctional relationship tips, and I highlight five of them below.

1. Secret Lovers- It’s almost like history repeating itself when junior cougar Jenna spurred a secret rendezvous relationship with sophomore Owen. Not unlike the one Matty initiated on Jenna seasons ago, and had her make ...
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'Awkward' Recap: 6 Epic Moments From 'Bonfire Vanities'

October 15th, 2014 8:40am EDT
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The Palos Hills jocks have transformed the slam book into the phonebook in “Bonfire Vanities.” Taking a cue from Ludacris, the jocks rate their hookups and area code the girls in…you guessed it, an actual phonebook. Tamara and Jenna fight fire with fire. Hehehe… get it? Because this “Awkward” ep is about the senior bonfire…okay, and our Sadie ship Sergio pleas have finally been answered. Below are the five most epic moments of “Bonfire Vanities.”

Touched for the First Time

So we find out real quick Jenna’s makeout sesh with Sophomore Owen extended way past first base and let’s just say hi...
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'Awkward' Season 4 Episode 14 Recap Welcome To Hell, Rejection And Acceptance

October 8th, 2014 11:13am EDT
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I have a greater appreciation for my generation where college rejection letters were literally a hard copy letter wrapped around a thin envelope of terror. And mailed to your home where you have the luxury, at the very least, to wallow in being cast off in solitude. Unfortunately Jenna’s plugged-in gen warrants a more fast-paced approach to getting that fateful response.

And how horrifying is it when our fav self-conscious gal doesn’t get the reaction she expects in a crowded classroom of college acceptees, including bestie Tamara? Epically disappointing enough to keep the truth on the D.L...
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'Awkward' Season 4, Episode 13 Recap: Auld Lang Party

October 1st, 2014 10:55am EDT
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“Should old acquaintance be forgot, and never brought to mind?”

If it’s inching closer to midnight on New Year’s Eve without a male or female pucker in sight. Ab-so-lu-te-ly!! But Jenna would instruct us to do as she says and not as she does. And what she did was smooch a sophomore on the night’s most ChapStick worthy night. So, hold the phone, is Jenna a jr. cougar? Sound off in the comments below.

Let’s rewind to 3 or 4 hours before the midnight kissing madness began. While Lacey borrowed a sparkling number from Taylor Swift’s closet to wear to Ally’s New Year’s party, Jenna primed her ...
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10 Best TV Bromances: Are Your Favorites On The List?

September 26th, 2014 2:00pm EDT
10 Best TV Bromances: Are Your Favorites On The List?
Diehard, co-dependent friendships have become the stuff TV legend, not the "Pick me, choose me, love me" romances of the past. If "Orange Is The New Black" then so is the bromance. In honor bromance-based "Hawaii Five-0's" season premiere (and fast appraching 100th episode, I am counting down the 10 best TV bromances in returning shows.

Start with Number 10...

10. Walter and Jesse on AMC's "Breaking Bad"

Technically the show ended in 2013, there's no denying the bizarre bromance between the cancer-stricken chemistry teacher Walter White (Bryan Cranston) and his meth-h...
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‘Awkward’ Midseason Premiere Recap: Finals

September 24th, 2014 10:07am EDT
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It’s now or never, people. Or at least that’s what MTV’s “Awkward” keeps hinting at, which begs the question: Are the Jatty love trials coming to an end? Let’s cross our fingers and hope it’s not true, and in the meantime let’s jump off that mind blowing cliff hanger and onto a safe place of absolution found in ep. 12 “Finals.”

Jenna Gets Dumped (Again)

Despite her best efforts to stay committed to her schoolwork, after all ‘tis the season of finals, surprisingly she can’t look at a book and not think of Luke. So, when her string of apology texts goes unanswered, Jenna makes a house, er d...
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MTV’s ‘Awkward’ Season 4 Teasers

September 23rd, 2014 10:45am EDT
MTV’s ‘Awkward’ Season 4 Teasers
Pregnancy, what pregnancy? Judging by the liplock session between Matty and Jenna in the “Awkward” trailer for the fall premiere, evil Eva’s pregnancy bomb hasn’t completely obliterated Jatty. But brace yourself Jatty shippers, showrunners Chris Alberghini and Mike Chessler hint to TVLine there will be bumps in the road.

“Jenna’s trying to be an adult about Matty. Their romantic relationship didn’t work out, so she’s trying to move on. She’s trying to be a good friend.”

It seemed Palos Hills high school power couple turned sworn enemies Jake and Tamara are going that route this season. ...
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'Teen Wolf' Season 4 Finale Recap: An Uneven Season Brings A Strangely Satisfying Finale

September 9th, 2014 10:09am EDT
'Teen Wolf' Season 4 Finale Recap: An Uneven Season Brings A Str
After a disappointing season, Teen Wolf delivers on the finale by completing ignoring what happened this season. Also, by completely ignoring what makes Teen Wolf so Teen Wolf.

Remember how much hope we had for the Benefactor storyline? Remember how excited we were for Lydia to embrace her banshee powers and get more involved? Remember how we used to love Teen Wolf? Remember DANNY?

I’m not sure Teen Wolf does either. In its fourth season Teen Wolf was in a state of transition state with Allison dying and an unforgettable villain perfectly performed by Dylan O’Brien. So they concocted a s...
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