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Laurie Ulster

Writer, Editor, Curator. Content Strategist

New York, NY

Laurie Ulster

Freelance writer specializing in entertainment, parenting, pop culture, food & chefs, Star Trek stuff, trending news, and lifestyle.

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Star Trek: 17 Most WTF Things Captain Kirk Has Ever Done

He’s a rascal, that James T. Kirk. And look out, Prime Directive! This captain is a danger to the entire galaxy (and good taste).
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Timeless: Why Everyone Needs To Be Watching This Time Travel Show

Waiting to find out if Timeless is renewed is nail-biting – here are 15 reasons you should be waiting impatiently, too. Oh, the humanity!
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Remembering Mary Tyler Moore, A Cultural Icon for Generations

She wasn’t just a TV star; Mary Tyler Moore helped change our lives.
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What My Mother Taught Me About Talking About Myself

One of the smartest things she taught me is also one of the hardest things to learn.
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Gilmore Girls: Every Pop Culture Reference In The Revival

From Abba to YouTube’s Zoella, we’ve got all the Gilmore Girls references covered.
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The Moms I Miss

I never wanted to be in a moms' group. "Not my thing," I said.
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Five Fun Facts about 'Fargo'

Twenty years after its premiere, the movie remains a quotable classic.
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I Love Having Older Kids. There's Just One Catch.

Our freedom is their freedom, too.
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Talking About Sex With My Son, Thanks to 'Futurama'

'Futurama' was on. My son asked about sex. I answered.
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15 Really Terrible Moments For Women In Star Trek

Long before Jaylah and Captain Janeway, there were some truly deplorable moments on Star Trek for womankind. Here's a look at 15 of them.
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If You Don’t Stop Chewing Like That, I’m Going to Lose It

I never thought I’d be so relieved to find out I had a disorder.
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Paul McCartney: Quite a Life

In his new book, Paul McCartney: The Life, Beatles biographer Philip Norman digs deep.

About

Laurie Ulster

I'm a freelance writer who used to be a TV producer, and then switched to digital, running sites like A&E and Fuse. My work most frequently appears at ScreenRant.com, TrekMovie.com, Biography.com and at Club Mid, where I've written about parenting, lifestyle, feminism, pop culture, and just about anything else. I've contributed to The Chefs Connection (yum!), Momtastic, YourTango, My Fave Places, Fuse, Great Moments in Parenting, and Purple Clover. I am also the editor of my local newspaper.

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Skills

  • personal essays
  • entertainment coverage
  • interviewing
  • copy editing
  • content strategy
  • content curation
  • editing
  • writing