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The 50 greatest movies by black directors.

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The Anti-Marathon

Don’t Run a Marathon

You have better things to do.

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Don’t Run a Marathon. It Is Potentially Harmful and a Complete Waste of Your Time.

What Bran Stark’s Visions of Fire Really Mean on Game of Thrones

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