'Mistresses' vs. 'Scandal': A Difference?

This writer wonders why the new ABC show is getting flak while the Shonda Rhimes megahit skates by.

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Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D., is editor-at-large at The Root. She is also editor-in-chief of the Burton Wire, a blog dedicated to world news related to the African Diaspora and global culture. Follow her on Twitter.

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