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Popcorn and movies, movies and popcorn — it’s an eternal pairing. For decades, the two have seemed as inseparable as peanut butter and jelly,...

The Snowman is a magnificently, transcendently awful movie

All you may need to know about The Snowman is that its main character is an alcoholic police detective named Inspector Harry Hole, and...

The Guardians of the Galaxy cast is defending James Gunn against...

The firing of James Gunn from the third installment of Guardians of the Galaxy has become something of a flashpoint. Since Disney fired the...

The biggest lie we still teach in American history classes

One of my favorite writers, Gore Vidal, once described his country as the United States of Amnesia. “We learn nothing because we remember nothing,”...

Why this economist thinks public education is mostly pointless

I’m not a libertarian, but I love debating libertarians. Case in point: Bryan Caplan. Caplan is an economics professor at George Mason University and the...

MoviePass briefly stopped working — because it ran out of money

Update: On Monday, July 30, MoviePass reportedly announced internally that tickets to certain wide-release titles — like upcoming shark blockbuster The Meg — will...

Facebook and YouTube have restricted Alex Jones and Infowars. Spotify hasn’t,...

These days, trying to track the progress of inflammatory right-wing conspiracist Alex Jones and his cult conspiracy show Infowars is a bit like playing...

Wuthering Heights is a masterpiece of literary genius that is incredibly...

The cliché about bookish women and the novels of the 19th century is that you have to pick from three authors, and you’re only...

Cary Joji Fukunaga is directing the new James Bond movie. Here...

Ending weeks of speculation following the abrupt departure of director Danny Boyle from the as-yet-untitled 25th James Bond movie, American director Cary Joji Fukunaga...

At long last, Twitter brought back chronological timelines. Here’s why they’re...

Twitter has finally brought back exclusively chronological timelines, more than two years after phasing them out. In a move many would characterize as restoring...

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