9 Things That Kept Me Up After Season One of ‘The Kardashians’

After a series premiere that smashed Hulu records—and nine subsequent episodes of family drama—the first season of The Kardashians is coming to a close. Covering topics from Kim’s “walking campaign” for Balenciaga to her controversial criminal justice reform efforts, as well as the changing relationship statuses of her sisters and the production of the reality … Read more

3 Things That Kept Me Up After Watching Episode 9 of ‘The Kardashians’

One of the most interesting things about the Kardashian-Jenner clan is their penchant for the postmodern—and the penultimate episode of The Kardashians gives us meta moment after meta moment to prove it.  Early on, Kourtney complains to pal Stephanie Shepard about the way her recent storylines have been edited, expressing her disappointment over scenes we’ve … Read more

‘The Kardashians’ Recap: 3 Things That Kept Me Up After Watching Episode 8

So far, The Kardashians has mainly kept the focus on Kim Kardashian’s career and epic brand deals, while keeping her personal life somewhat private. But this week, in episode eight, Kim officially debuts a partnership that has been especially shrouded in mystery: her romance with comedian Pete Davidson. This is, of course, the story we’ve … Read more

‘The Kardashians’ Recap: 3 Things That Kept Me Up After Watching Episode 6

The Kardashians regularly spark questions from the public about authenticity. Are their bodies and faces “real?” What about the sometimes-wacky storylines on their show? An episode dedicated to Kim’s prison reform efforts might also provoke dubiousness: Are her intentions genuine? More importantly, will her impact be real? Kim Kardashian has positioned herself as an IRL … Read more

‘The Kardashians’ Recap: 3 Things That Kept Me Up After Watching Episode 5

From Madonna’s Marilyn Monroe-inspired “Material Girl” era (which Kim cosplayed for Halloween of 2017, and again echoed with her recent Marilyn moment at the 2022 Met Gala), to her close collaborations with Jean-Paul Gaultier fusing Catholic iconography with BDSM chic for her “Blonde Ambition” tour, to her performances of British aristocracy while partnered with Guy … Read more