The Culture Gabfest, "Phoning It In" Edition
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Posted Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010, at 10:52 AM
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In this week's Culture Gabfest, Dan Kois, Dana Stevens, and June Thomas discuss Somewhere, the latest film by director Sofia Coppola; then Stephen Metcalf joins Dana and June from his snowy lair to talk about the best TV shows of the year and New Year's resolutions—what's the point?
Here are some links to the things we discussed this week:
Dana's review of Somewhere in Slate.
Watch the trailer for Sofia Coppola's latest film here.
Read the round up of reviews on Coppola's Somewhere, including in the New York Times, LA Weekly, MovieFone, and the Daily Beast.
June's Top TV Shows of 2010 (in no particular order)
The Culture Gabfest weekly endorsements:
June Thomas is a Slate culture critic. Follow her on Twitter.
Dan Kois is a senior editor at Slate and a contributing writer to the New York Times Magazine.
Stephen Metcalf is Slate's critic at large. He is working on a book about the 1980s.
Illustration by Robert Neubecker.