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Save the Allegory!

An entire literary tradition is being forgotten because writers use the term allegory to mean, like, whatever they want.

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May 3 2016 2:23 PMThe Makers of Game of Thrones Shouldn’t Apologize for Lying. They Should Lie Better.
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May 3 2016 12:47 PMGonzo Makes a Surprisingly Dapper André 3000, Raps Outkast’s “Ms. Jackson”
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May 3 2016 11:39 AMIn Praise of Social Media MourningThe death of a major artist reveals what’s best about Twitter and Facebook, not what’s worst.
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May 3 2016 9:49 AMHamilton Breaks All-Time Tonys Record With 16 Nominations
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May 3 2016 8:02 AMThe Mindy Project’s Idea of New Parenthood Is Exactly What Being a New Parent Is Not Like
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May 2 2016 11:29 PMCrash the Met Gala With These Glitzy, Glamorous Movies
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May 2 2016 3:43 PMWhen Did Audiences Stop Taking “Middlebrow” Television Seriously?
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May 2 2016 1:13 PMThere’s One Show That Could Fill All the Holes in Your TV Viewing: Penny Dreadful
Music
May 2 2016 12:26 PMDrake’s Views A review from the 6.
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May 2 2016 11:58 AMThese Photos Show the Stunning Diversity of North America’s Native Bees
Gaming
May 2 2016 11:17 AM“It’s Not Real, It’s Not Real, It’s Not Real”Virtual reality and the dangers of 360-degree abuse.
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May 2 2016 10:44 AMJohn Oliver Helpfully Explained the Year 2016 to Cicadas From 1999
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May 2 2016 8:39 AMThis Week’s Worst Person in Westeros: Ramsay Bolton
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May 2 2016 8:26 AMDoes Daenerys Targaryen Have a Secret Brother? (VIDEO)
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May 1 2016 10:35 PMA Salute to an Important Anniversary in Film History (Besides Citizen Kane)
Books
May 3 2016 1:48 PMOn Being RapedCould one man’s harrowing story encourage more male victims of sexual assault to come forward?
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May 3 2016 12:10 PMRadiohead Return With “Burn the Witch,” Their First Song and Video in Nearly Five Years
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May 3 2016 10:11 AMBrussels Has an EU Theme Park Filled With Models of Its Most Famous Sites
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May 3 2016 8:32 AMWhat’s Next for Jon Snow on Game of Thrones?
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May 3 2016 12:23 AMMila Kunis, Kristen Bell, and Kathryn Hahn Are Bad Moms in this Red Band Trailer
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May 2 2016 6:08 PMOprah Winfrey Will Star in HBO’s Adaptation of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
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May 2 2016 2:25 PMThe Dixie Chicks Just Recognized Beyoncé’s “Daddy Lessons” as a Country Song. Will Country Radio?
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May 2 2016 12:49 PMPaul McCartney, Bob Dylan, Rolling Stones to Play Mega-Concert in October, aka “Oldchella”
Books
May 2 2016 12:22 PMThe DisembodiedFor Don DeLillo’s characters, all technologies are technologies of death.
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May 2 2016 11:54 AMRadiohead Is Slowly Erasing Itself From the Internet. Will They Reappear With a New Album?
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May 2 2016 10:44 AMHow Game of Thrones Made Sunday Night’s Big Reveal So Satisfying
Books
May 2 2016 9:00 AMLabored ProseWhy are depictions of childbirth taboo in literary fiction?
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May 2 2016 8:32 AMSomeone Edited Bernie Sanders Into an Episode of Seinfeld, and He Sure Looks Perfectly at Home
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May 2 2016 7:32 AMThe New No. 1 Song in the Country Might Herald a New Era of Hit-Making
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May 1 2016 12:00 PMA Vibrant Look at the Landscape of Botswana 

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