Some internet stories you may have missed last week:
The empire line strikes back – Daily Mail
As Netflix’s new period drama Bridgerton takes over our screens, Hanna Woodside meets the Regency superfans for whom, bonnets, balls and clip-on ringlets really are a way of life
‘Brigerton’: 5 More Shows to Watch If You Love the New Netflix Series – CheatSheet
So you’ve already blown through all eight episodes of Netflix’s Bridgerton and are craving more drama and Regency-era romance.
Well Bridgerton isn’t Jane Austen but at least there’s Rege-Jean Page as Hot Simon – Daily Mail
Review of Bridgerton and Motherland
The Best Dramatic Movies of 2020 – Town & Country
Emma is on the list and it made many more lists of best of 2020.
How accurate is ‘Brigerton’s’ tale of sex and scandal in Regency England? We asked. – Los Angeles Times
Here’s a look at the realities of sex, romance and scandal in Regency England
A Double Hot Take on Brigerton, Race & Romance – Refinery 29
This has spoilers for the end of the season.
Woman destroys claims that it’s ‘inaccurate’ to have Black people in ‘Brigerton’ – DailyDot
The critics’ unsaid notion is that there’s no way Black people could behave as they do in the Netflix series.