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Culture - Slate Magazine
The Emotional Intelligence of Brian Tyree Henry
He’s a casual scene-stealer: complex and brooding in Atlanta, humanly vulnerable in If Beale Street Could Talk, and it’s all in the eyes.
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Coronavirus Diaries: I Own a Bookstore. I Don’t Know How Much Longer We Can Survive.
I’ve been hand-delivering books to retirement homes, because the residents can’t come out to shop.
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NBA Suspends Season After Utah Jazz’s Rudy Gobert Tests Positive for COVID-19
Pro basketball is on hiatus for an "indefinite" period of time.
2020-03-12 05:03:30
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Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson Have Tested Positive for the Novel Coronavirus
The couple were in Australia, where Hanks was playing Col. Tom Parker in a film about Elvis from director Baz Lurhmann.
2020-03-12 04:25:39
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Contagion’s Screenwriter on Watching His Movie Go Viral
The coronavirus pandemic is better—and worse—than the one he imagined.
2020-03-12 00:42:40
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The One Where the Cow Steals the Show
Also, You’ve Got Mail and the millennial aesthetic.
2020-03-11 20:43:51
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What the Coronavirus Could Mean for March Madness
A discussion about whether NCAA will ban fans from its premier basketball tournaments—or cancel them—because of the outbreak.
2020-03-11 19:48:01
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Harvey Weinstein Has Finally Been Sentenced to Prison
The 23-year sentence was on the higher end of the spectrum. Is it enough?
2020-03-11 19:21:25
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The Old-Fashioned Warmth of James McBride
In Deacon King Kong, McBride’s affectionate, forgiving, hopeful humanism arrives like a balm.
2020-03-11 19:17:06
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The Hunt Is Too Dumb to Justify Trump’s Outrage
The controversial new movie depicts a battle between “elites” and “deplorables,” but it doesn’t really challenge either.
2020-03-11 15:16:57
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How Kratu the Rescue Dog Became a Viral Star
The dog’s owner on training for the agility course, visiting the European Parliament, and why he’s retiring on top.
2020-03-11 00:53:38
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An Interview With a Professional Basketball Player Stuck in Italy During the Coronavirus Outbreak
“There are already players around the league who have decided to leave.”
2020-03-11 00:18:49
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How the Plague Ravaged Shakespeare’s World and Inspired His Work
It’s pivotal to Romeo and Juliet, and it helped make King Lear and Macbeth possible.
2020-03-10 19:19:01
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Sam Elliott Sounds Like a Steak
Thirst Aid Kit discusses that inimitable voice.
2020-03-10 19:10:46
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Coachella Music Festival Reportedly Delayed Until October
Riverside County officials announced three new cases of coronavirus in the Coachella Valley earlier Monday.
2020-03-10 10:59:00
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How NBA Jam Helped Stephen Curry Change the NBA
A video game, a hot hand, and a brand new sport.
2020-03-10 00:03:51
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Sketchy Coronavirus Survival Guides Are Booming on Amazon
Opportunistic sellers are flooding the online marketplace with hastily produced e-books.
2020-03-09 23:27:37
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John Oliver Explains Why You Should Pay Attention to Your Local Sheriff’s Election
They can wield their power for good or for evil, with little accountability.
2020-03-09 14:41:00
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Daniel Craig’s Saturday Night Live Sketches (and Wigs, and Accents), Ranked
Wig. James Wig.
2020-03-09 03:29:01
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Elizabeth Warren Stops by Saturday Night Live for a Campaign Postmortem
“I am so proud of our campaign. We built a wide coalition of teachers, preschool teachers, middle school teachers, and teacher’s pets.”
2020-03-08 12:50:40
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Flashback: The Petrified Forest (1936)
An adaptation of a successful Broadway play starring Leslie Howard and Bette Davis, with a not-yet-famous Humphrey Bogart.
2020-03-08 12:00:01
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Dog Still Not Sure What’s Going On, Continues to Have Good Time
Kratu once again steals the show (and a big stick).
2020-03-07 01:11:10
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Country’s Most Potent Songwriter Is Back With Her Most Personal Album Yet
On Your Life Is a Record, Brandy Clark stops writing hits for others and starts writing songs about herself.
2020-03-06 23:54:45
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Oprah’s Book Club Drops My Dark Vanessa, Keeps American Dirt
After holding a forum to discuss one contentious novel, Winfrey said she did not want to wade into literary controversy again.
2020-03-06 23:49:29
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Thank God There Are No Fat People on Love Is Blind
That would have made it a true nightmare for people like me.
2020-03-06 23:24:23
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Publisher Cancels Woody Allen’s Memoir After Employee Walkout
Ronan Farrow also said he would cut ties with Hachette Book Group over the decision to publish Apropos of Nothing.
2020-03-06 22:49:10
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I Can’t Stop Playing This Morbid Video Game About Pandemics Destroying the World
Plague Inc. lets me confront my coronavirus fears instead of escaping them.
2020-03-06 21:33:37
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Will Pixar’s Onward Make You Cry?
Who knew elf feet could express so many emotions?
2020-03-06 19:05:04
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I Made the Oily Cakes From First Cow
To complete the recipe, I stole some milk.
2020-03-06 12:45:05
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A Hachette Employee Explains Why She Walked Out to Protest Woody Allen’s Memoir
“Everybody at the company felt betrayed.”
2020-03-06 02:33:11
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