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Television

‘Game of Thrones’ Went Back to Being a Good Show in Its Season Premiere

While season seven of GoT brought disappointment for some viewers, season eight’s ‘Winterfell’ reminded us of the show's roots.
Noel Ransome
4.15.19
Culture

The Bad Virgin Jokes on ‘The Bachelor’ Might Make Me Finally Stop Watching

They're stale and stigmatizing, and I'm very, very sick of them.
Mica Lemiski
1.18.19
entertainment

The Vice Guide to Movies and TV in 2019

Because Winter is Coming, and so is Disney.
Noel Ransome
1.7.19
Culture

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Is Canceled (for Now) Amid His #MeToo Reckoning

Nat Geo is doing the right thing by investigating, but it's coming pretty late.
Kara Weisenstein
1.4.19
Culture

You’re Going to Want to Watch 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch' a Bunch of Times

Netflix’s foray into 'choose your own adventure' television is very meta.
Noel Ransome
12.28.18
Film

Barry Jenkins on the Burden of Honoring James Baldwin with ‘Beale Street’

We spoke to Jenkins and composer Nicholas Britell about turning the classic novel into a classic film.
Noel Ransome
12.4.18
Culture

Juicy Stories About What Andy Warhol Was Really Like

"Andy seemed to be floating through space. He had this magical energy and looked like nobody else."
Miss Rosen
11.13.18
tv

How to Properly Kill a TV Character

TV and film have lost a sense of how to kill properly in 2018 and it has as much to do with viewers as it does with franchises.
Noel Ransome
11.7.18
Culture

Punks Tell Us the Least Punk Thing They Ever Did

What’s worse? Working as a narc or as a real estate agent?
Graham Isador
11.1.18
Film

The 50 Scariest Moments in Horror

Because we'd like to feel scared without having to sit through 'The Exorcist' or 'Hereditary' again.
Noel Ransome
10.31.18
entertainment

LeVar Burton Has a Message for Nonreaders Like Donald Trump

We talked to the famed 'Star Trek' actor about his past, present, and future.
Noel Ransome
10.26.18
Culture

'Baby One More Time' Came Out 20 Years Ago, And We're All Closer to Death

Britney Spears took to Twitter on Tuesday to thank her fans for being there for her through two. whole. decades.
Kara Weisenstein
10.23.18
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