Obviously, Meredith and Derek can’t go anywhere, because the show can’t be in Washington, because then I would know that my parents are really alive and living in the White House and that might piss Meredith off if she goes and sees that Ellis and Thatcher both faked their deaths.
While Short has admitted before that his problems stem back to a cocaine addiction and alcoholism, he revealed to The Insider that he’d quietly sought treatment between the filming of seasons two and three of the show.
“Feelings and emotions are one thing,” he noted, “but what’s best for the brand of Scandal and the brand of ABC… I wasn’t good for the brand.”
I feel like what makes Kpop drama and scandals so addicting is that they aren’t real scandals. I mean come on, “dating” is a scandal? I know real scandals do happen in kpop, but some of the ones that get big are so ridiculous.
Kerry Washington: Race is a very big part of who Olivia Pope is, but it’s not dealt with in an obvious way. Maybe we’ve moved in a direction where we can have a wider range of how we approach race — not that we’re in any post-racial cultural moment.
NYTimes: Can I just say that “race blind” may be the silliest expression the Supreme Court ever invented?
KW: I don’t want to be race blind or gender blind. They matter!