I’m honored to have won second place in the blog writing category in the 2021 Florida Society for Professional Journalists’ Sunshine State Awards. It’s really thrilling to be recognized again by SPJ’s Florida chapter; in 2015, I won in the long-form blog writing category. This year’s second-place award is for a collection of these three … Keep reading →
I update this updates page semi-frequently, which is to say: not often! I feel bad about that. But if you want regular updates, you’re in luck! I send a free weekly e-mail with all of my writing, plus links to things I find fascinating, TV recommendations, and more. Learn more here, or subscribe below. As … Keep reading →
I’ve written a lot about this season of Big Brother and its problems, and a few weeks ago, at the Television Critics Association summer press tour, I asked CBS executives about it: specifically, about the editing of their reality TV shows and the representation of people of color. You can read our entire exchange here, … Keep reading →
First, I just realized it’s been 10 months since I updated the updates part of the web site, which perhaps I should rename to “occasional news.” While I don’t update this part of my site that much, I do send a weekly newsletter with links to my writing and also newsletter-only content, so if you … Keep reading →
Andy’s recent work in Vulture, Grub Street, and Pacific Standard magazine—and a TV appearance, too.