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These 3 British Comedies Will Tap into Your Emotional Side

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I love American television, but I’ll admit it: the Brits have figured out a magic television formula that we’ve never been able to quite match. It’s a combination of wry humor mixed with heartfelt moments that destroy you. My favorite British shows are the comedies; the ones you think won’t break you with emotions. But of course you’d be wrong. Here are three British shows—and one book!—to binge watch for the next time you want to laugh/cry your way through a rainy fall afternoon: Skins Skins is a teen show that switched up its cast every two years, creating all-new dynamics, issues, relationship, and teenage drama. It’s also one of the best high school shows ever made, delving deep into…

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3 Shows, and a Book, that Depict the Sexy Side of History

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I like my historical shows like I like my men: sexy, a little scandalous and shirtless as often as possible. Luckily, television has not disappointed me lately with the historical sexiness. Everywhere you look these days men and women are heating up the small screens in their corsets and pantaloons — or lack thereof. I’m not even picky about the time period, to be honest. As long as a show is filled with a healthy dose of historical romance, I’m hooked. So in appreciation of all of those (often literal) rolls in the hay, here are three sexy historical shows, and one book, that you desperately need to binge on. Reign If you’re looking for historical accuracy, stay far away from…

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