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Aug. 3 2014 11:59 PMThe End of Whiteness?A 1959 film imagines a post-apocalyptic world where the sole survivors are a black guy, a white woman … and a white man.
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Aug. 1 2014 9:09 AMWatch the Classic James Brown Performances That Inspired Get on Up
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July 31 2014 12:54 PMListen to Our July Music RoundupOur official monthly Spotify playlist exclusively for Slate Plus members.
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July 28 2014 4:03 PMTom Hardy Is the New Road Warrior in the Trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road
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July 24 2014 11:26 AMWatch Tina Fey and Rachel Dratch’s Two-Woman Show From 15 Years Ago
Brow Beat
July 18 2014 10:44 AMThe Best Way to Film New York City, According to Pop Stars? Black and White.
Brow Beat
July 17 2014 11:18 AMDrake Sings “Let It Go” and Takes a Jab at Macklemore While Hosting the ESPYs
Brow Beat
July 14 2014 12:58 PMWeird Al, Jack Black, and Kristen Schaal Are Charmingly “Tacky” in This Pharrell Parody
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July 11 2014 10:46 AMApehood Is a Beautiful Story About Growing Up ... as an Ape
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July 7 2014 5:08 PMJoel McHale and Tony Hale Are “Comedians in Cars Getting Cocaine”
Brow Beat
July 3 2014 3:57 PMAndré Benjamin Is a Very Convincing Jimi Hendrix in the Trailer for His Upcoming Biopic
Brow Beat
July 2 2014 6:10 PMIran’s Modern Family Rip-Off Is Not So Modern
Brow Beat
July 2 2014 10:08 AMHere’s What Ariana Grande’s “Problem” Would Sound Like if It Was Covered by DMX
Brow Beat
June 27 2014 5:18 PMDavid Cronenberg'’s New Short Film Is a New Twist on Movies Like The Fly
Brow Beat
June 26 2014 2:29 PMThe Gremlins Easter Egg You Never Knew Was There
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Aug. 1 2014 7:03 PMThe Social Activist Side of James Brown You Won’t See In Get On Up
Brow Beat
July 31 2014 1:50 PMThe Into the Woods Movie Looks Enchanting
Culturebox
July 29 2014 5:12 PMWhere I’m FromHow a trip to Kenya changed the way I think about the terms African-American and black American.
Brow Beat
July 24 2014 4:57 PMJerry Seinfeld on What Made Him Laugh Hardest (and Other Highlights From His Reddit AMA)
Brow Beat
July 21 2014 1:03 PMHear “Another One Bites the Dust” Sung Entirely by Screaming Movie Characters
Culturebox
July 17 2014 4:20 PMHard TimesA more intimate, realistic tale of male strippers than Magic Mike.
Brow Beat
July 16 2014 4:46 PMKeira Knightley Refuses to Grow Up in the Trailer for Lynn Shelton’s Laggies
Behind the Scenes
July 14 2014 9:43 AM“There’s Really Nothing to Be Ashamed About Anymore”Two Brow Beat bloggers chat about guilty pleasures and the mysteries of taste.
Brow Beat
July 9 2014 3:28 PMBill Murray’s Never-Released 1984 Sci-Fi Comedy Is Now Online
Brow Beat
July 7 2014 1:20 PMDJ Jazzy Jeff Remixed the Super Mario Bros. Theme
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July 3 2014 12:52 PMThe Story Behind That Iranian Version of Modern Family
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July 2 2014 2:11 PMTammyMelissa McCarthy and Susan Sarandon have terrific comic chemistry.
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June 30 2014 6:40 PMCommunity Is Getting Its Sixth Season—on Yahoo. Really.
Brow Beat
June 27 2014 12:13 PMWatch a Beautiful New Animated Short From a Disney Legend
Brow Beat
June 25 2014 11:13 AMFinally, a Perfect Term for When White People “Discover” Things

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