In the news: Degrassi’s return to form

Joel Rubinoff of the Waterloo Record talks about the Degrassi season finale (see second item):

  • Series finale may mark end of Stiller’s reign
    “Years after compromising its integrity for a shot at the more superficial U.S. market, Canadian-made Degrassi: The Next Generation (9:30 p.m. Monday on CTV) — oft-cited as the greatest teen show on the planet –makes a welcome return to form with a season finale that trades, not in the high school stereotypes it has lately relied upon, but on a tempestuous same-sex romance that mines real emotions with poignant dramatic effect.”