SVU Somehow Manages to Combine Paula Deen and Trayvon Martin Cases

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Law and Order: Special Victims Unit doesn't shy away from crafting "ripped from the headlines" plot lines: last season, for instance, they aired an episode clearly meant to mirror Chris Brown's brutal assault of Rihanna and and episode that was just a monstrous agglomeration of various campus rape headlines (two rape… » 8/22/13 2:40pm 8/22/13 2:40pm

We Watched the Fifty Shades Episode of SVU So You Didn't Have To

I suppose we're now at the point that any time any little thing happens in the world, we know that all we have to do is kick back, relax and wait for it to show up in an episode of Law & Order. And why would the Fifty Shades of Grey phenomenon be any different? A common woman becomes famous after writing a book of… » 10/11/12 12:20pm 10/11/12 12:20pm

Want To Know What It's Like To Write Rape On Television?

When Private Practice introduced a violent rape plot line, a heated debate ensued. But Law & Order: Special Victims Unit does that weekly. Please welcome Daniel Truly, who's happy to talk — in the comments! —about how they do it. » 11/30/10 12:45pm 11/30/10 12:45pm