Does the world really need a “woke” Gossip Girl reboot?
The original Gossip Girl debuted 14 years ago and quickly became a cultural phenomenon.
Now the show is back with a brand new cast and brand new storyline, along with promises of more politically correct storylines. But do we need a new version of the show in 2021? And is it even any good?
To answer these questions, and more, New York City based culture writer Tara Kenny joins the show.
Guest: Tara Kenny, culture writer and contributor to The Saturday Paper.
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