“Everything you think you have can be lost in five episodes”


Funny Women editor Elissa Bassist opens up about a Netflix binge and how, after seven days and 52 episodes, an Australian teen drama called Dance Academy became her raison d’être.

I was an undiagnosed addict with a modern addiction, one that might fall under an umbrella epidemic of loneliness in the digital age.

Lisa Dusenbery is the former managing editor of The Rumpus. More from this author →