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Jennifer Hudson Single-Handedly Turned Hairspray Live! Into a TV Musical Tour de Force

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Dec. 8 2016 1:07 PMWatch the (Funny!) First Trailer for the Baywatch Movie, Starring Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron
Books
Dec. 8 2016 12:13 PM“Inexplicable, Terrible, and Capricious”A history of scurvy, the mysterious disease that haunted the age of exploration.
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Dec. 8 2016 10:57 AMMadonna Strikes a Pose (and Twerks!) With James Corden on Carpool Karaoke
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Dec. 8 2016 10:23 AMLost in TranslationAn American tries to connect in rural Japan in the conclusion of Lars Martinson’s ambitious, beautiful Tonoharu trilogy.
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Dec. 8 2016 10:00 AMMark O’Connell’s 10 Favorite Books of 2016Future sex, cryogenics, and a defense of pretentiousness.
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Dec. 8 2016 8:32 AMThe Safe Progressivism of This Is Us
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Dec. 8 2016 12:18 AMTina Fey Knows Why Hillary Lost: “Not Enough Celebrity Music Videos”
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Dec. 7 2016 4:00 PMYas, Queen! Broad City Is Coming Back for Season 4 in August 2017.
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Dec. 7 2016 12:41 PMLee Daniels Thinks Having a “Fabulous White Girl” as the Lead in His New Show Will Help America “Heal”
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Dec. 7 2016 11:18 AMThe Honest Trailer for Suicide Squad Makes Perfectly Clear Why Everyone Mocked This Overblown Mess of a Movie
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Dec. 7 2016 9:10 AM2017 Grammy Nominations: The Snubs and Surprises
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Dec. 7 2016 12:17 AMThe Women of Ocean’s Eight Will Face Off Against Damian Lewis
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Dec. 6 2016 5:17 PMThe Best Book Jackets of 2016From Margaret Atwood’s Hag-Seed to Han Kang’s The Vegetarian, the most eye-catching and imaginative cover art of the year.
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Dec. 6 2016 1:18 PMChris Rock Is Going on Tour for the First Time in Almost a Decade
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Dec. 6 2016 12:06 PMWatch the 25 Best Movies of 2016, in One Stunning Video Montage
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Dec. 8 2016 12:49 PMIdiot EmperorThis oral history of The Daily Show was clearly intended to land in a very different political landscape. But it’s still eerily relevant now.
Movies
Dec. 8 2016 11:54 AMThe Top 10 Movies of 2016Troubling movies for a troubled year.
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Dec. 8 2016 10:39 AMStephen Colbert to WikiLeaks, Alex Jones, Conspiracy Theorists: “Grow the F--k Up”
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Dec. 8 2016 10:09 AMThe Grammys Still Don’t Think Beyoncé’s “Daddy Lessons” Is a Country Song
Off Season
Dec. 8 2016 9:00 AMDemoA bounced check, a late-night drive: the final chapter of “Off Season.”
Books
Dec. 8 2016 7:15 AMThe Fuzzy In-Betweenness of EverythingIn Paul Muldoon’s curiously timely poetry, identities are always fluid and allegiances always partial.
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Dec. 7 2016 10:26 PMKate McKinnon Will Play a Witch Forced to Work as a Lunch Lady in The Lunch Witch
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Dec. 7 2016 1:09 PMNew Fifty Shades Darker Trailer Has Fewer Masks, More Flagrant Disregard for Indecent Exposure Laws
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Dec. 7 2016 12:03 PMLet This Moving Polish Christmas Ad Warm Your Cold, Cynical Heart
Books
Dec. 7 2016 10:00 AMKaty Waldman’s 10 Favorite Books of 2016Slavery counterfactuals, death memoirs, and Ramon the cat.
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Dec. 7 2016 7:33 AMAll the Disney Predecessors Behind the Characters in Moana, in One Chart
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Dec. 6 2016 10:48 PMWatch Bob Odenkirk Tell the Story of Disco Demolition Night on Drunk History
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Dec. 6 2016 3:28 PMO.J: Made in America, 13th, and Weiner Make Oscar’s Documentary Shortlist
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Dec. 6 2016 12:51 PMSamantha Bee and Full Frontal Take On Fake News and Conspiracy Theories
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Dec. 6 2016 11:46 AMKanye West and Beyoncé Are Now the Third and Fifth Most Grammy-Nominated Humans of All Time

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