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The Best Book Jackets of 2016

From 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 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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Dec. 6 2016 10:59 AMWatch the Roots, Busta Rhymes, and Joell Ortiz Perform “My Shot” on The Tonight Show
Television
Dec. 6 2016 10:21 AMWhat Digger Made of the Gilmore Girls ReunionA conversation with Chris Eigeman about the show’s four final words and more.
Books
Dec. 6 2016 10:00 AMClarity, Faith, a Dash of DyspepsiaHow Christian Wiman made poetry matter.
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Dec. 6 2016 9:01 AMBasketball’s Nerd KingHow Daryl Morey used behavioral economics to revolutionize the art of NBA draft picks.
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Dec. 6 2016 8:03 AMWhy Westworld Is Such an Unlikely Success Story for HBO
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Dec. 5 2016 11:30 PMAre Your Transformers Levels Low? Try This Transformers: The Last Knight Trailer!
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Dec. 5 2016 5:51 PMThe Real Star of All These Young Pope Trailers Is Jude Law’s Sick Collection of Pope Hats
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Dec. 5 2016 2:13 PMWatch Billy on the Street Search for New Movie Franchises With Andy Samberg and Jon Hamm
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Dec. 5 2016 11:47 AMNetflix Announces Second Seasons (and a Christmas Special) for Sense8 and Luke Cage
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Dec. 5 2016 11:20 AMTom Cruise Is Not the Mummy (or Is He?) in the Trailer for The Mummy
Books
Dec. 5 2016 9:10 AMLaura Miller’s 10 Favorite Books of 2016A year when books broke out of the so-called filter bubble.
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Dec. 5 2016 8:03 AMRogue One Is Showing That Veteran Directors Still Matter
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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
Books
Dec. 6 2016 11:31 AMThe Last BattleDavid France’s remarkable history of the fight against AIDS is a chronicle of the recent past that sheds light on the fights to come.
Books
Dec. 6 2016 10:30 AMOur 10 Favorite Comics of 2016Dead superheroes, dissolute witches, dangerous trolls, lost lovers: the best in graphic storytelling.
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Dec. 6 2016 10:05 AMPatti Smith Will Sing “A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall” in Bob Dylan’s Honor at the Nobel Prize Ceremony
Culturebox
Dec. 6 2016 9:30 AMWhat Can Artists Do to Oppose Trump?Nothing. But that doesn’t mean they should ignore our perilous political present.
Television
Dec. 6 2016 8:15 AMThese Two Shows Have Been My Ideal Postelection Escapist TVThey have one thing in common: a lot of flirting.
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Dec. 6 2016 7:33 AMLynn Nottage on Her Broadway-Bound Play, Sweat, and Why She’s Wary of “Poverty Porn”
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Dec. 5 2016 10:34 PMWatch the New Trailer for Legion, the Marvel Show from Fargo Creator Noah Hawley
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Dec. 5 2016 2:31 PMJimmy Kimmel Is Your 2017 Oscars Host, and the Matt Damon Jokes Just Write Themselves
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Dec. 5 2016 12:23 PMThe Westworld Finale Highlighted the Problem With This Show’s Twist Addiction
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Dec. 5 2016 11:24 AMPositive Reviews for 28 Minutes of Rogue One Bode Well for the Other 105 Minutes
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Dec. 5 2016 11:03 AMAll the Songs on The Hamilton Mixtape, Ranked
Books
Dec. 5 2016 8:04 AMTwo-Thousand Years of GrinchesHand-wringing over Christmas has been going on since the Christ child left the manger.
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Dec. 5 2016 5:55 AMWatch Adam Driver Stop by Oh, Hello on Broadway, Have Entirely Too Much Tuna

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