By Rachel Heine
Netflix’s new original shows are a double-edged sword. On the one hand, you can binge-watch to your heart’s content; No one’s stopping you from spending an entire weekend glued to the couch, falling into the lives and dramas of the dastardly Underwoods on House of Cards or the sassy, complex inmates on Orange is the New Black. On the other hand… you can binge-watch to your heart’s content. No one is stopping you. It feels like you have ages to wait until a crop of episodes to watch, because you consumed them all in one go.
We all suffered the same fate. When Orange is the New Black premiered on Netflix last year, its popularity spread like wildfire. An entire cast of strong, hilarious, flawed, sexy, vulnerable, diverse female characters? Of different ages, backgrounds, and body types? With incredibly layered backstories? WHAT?!
It’s been a long year of waiting, complete with rumors of one half of the main romantic plot rumored to be leaving the show, new characters cast, and fans’ hopes for the next season. It seems our wishes (for more Taystee) have been answered, because a full trailer for OITNB Season 2 is finally here. “This is like, …read more