The Handmaid’s Tale: The Bridge

Escape to Gilead with Rebecca and Chris as we continue our conversation about The Handmaid’s Tale on Hulu. If you haven’t done so yet, check out our Readers’ Guide for Margaret Atwood’s book (AKA: Don’t Panic), and our take on previous episodes.  Also, stay tuned for exclusive information about The Handmaid’s Tale straight from the creator’s mouths next week!  Long story short, […]

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The Handmaid’s Tale – Episode 8

Well, Jezebels was a doozy, huh? Hang with us for a minute while Rebecca and Chris continue our conversation about The Handmaid’s Tale on Hulu. If you haven’t done so yet, check out our Readers’ Guide for Margaret Atwood’s book (AKA: Don’t Panic), and our take on previous episodes. Okay, before we get to the hotel stuff, can we talk about […]

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The Handmaid’s Tale – Episode 7

  Welcome back to Rebecca and Chris’s ongoing discussion of The Handmaid’s Tale on Hulu. Today, we’re discussing episode seven, ie: the Luke one. If you haven’t done so yet, check out our Readers’ Guide for Margaret Atwood’s book (AKA: Don’t Panic), and our take on previous episodes.   I didn’t even make any notes watching this episode. […]

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The Handmaid’s Tale – Episode 6

Join in our ongoing conversation as Chris and Rebecca discuss episode six of  The Handmaid’s Tale on Hulu. If you haven’t done so yet, check out our Readers’ Guide for Margaret Atwood’s book (AKA: Don’t Panic), and our take on previous episodes. Let’s start with the obvious – most of episode 6 was not in the novel.  But it could’ve been!  I […]

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The Handmaid’s Tale – Episode Five

Join in our ongoing conversation as Chris and Rebecca discuss episode five of  The Handmaid’s Tale on Hulu. If you haven’t done so yet, check out our Readers’ Guide for Margaret Atwood’s book (AKA: Don’t Panic), and our take on previous episodes. I found this episode uncomfortable to watch in a different way than past episodes.  Past episodes have socked my gut, […]

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Handmaid’s Tale Episode Four

Join in our ongoing conversation as Chris and Rebecca discuss episode four of  The Handmaid’s Tale on Hulu. If you haven’t done so yet, check out our Readers’ Guide for Margaret Atwood’s book (AKA: Don’t Panic), and our take on Episode one and Episodes 2 and 3. Even though we are only beginning May of 2017, I believe this is the BEST adaptation of […]

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Handmaid’s Tale Eps 2 and 3

Welcome back. Here, Chris and Rebecca have a freewheelin’ conversation about episodes two and three of The Handmaid’s Tale on Hulu. If you haven’t done so yet, check out our Readers’ Guide for Margaret Atwood’s book (AKA: Don’t Panic), and our take on episode one. PLOT So after watching episode three, this show just transcended the novel, if you […]

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The Handmaid’s Tale – Offred

For Margaret Atwood fans, The Handmaid’s Tale is a work of genius. If you took a Women’s Studies course in high school or college, you probably read it.  If you grew up in the 80s and 90s, you probably read it.  It’s almost sacrilegious to touch and try to adapt, and oh, Hollywood tried, poorly. Hollywood […]

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