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Brow Beat
Oct. 20 2014 1:10 PMThe Simpsons Pays Tribute to Stanley Kubrick and Gives Us Homer as Sterling Archer
Brow Beat
Oct. 17 2014 2:43 PMIt Appears That Nicolas Cage Does Not Want You to See His New Movie
Brow Beat
Oct. 16 2014 11:14 AMThe Harrowing True Story That Inspired Moby-Dick Gets the Ron Howard Treatment
Brow Beat
Oct. 15 2014 1:16 PMWatch a Great Video Essay on the Hidden Side of Silence of the Lambs’ Most Famous Scene
Brow Beat
Oct. 9 2014 12:13 PMKey & Peele Reveals Just How Powerful and Unsettling Steve Urkel Really Was
Culturebox
Oct. 7 2014 4:54 PMWhy Aren’t We Talking About Chadwick Boseman?Chadwick Boseman is electrifying as the Godfather of Soul. Where’s his Oscar buzz?
Brow Beat
Oct. 3 2014 11:21 AMFiona Apple Wrote a TV Theme Song and It’s Beautiful
Brow Beat
Oct. 2 2014 11:35 AMFlying Lotus and Kendrick Lamar’s New Video Is Somehow Both Creepy and Joyful
Brow Beat
Sept. 30 2014 2:56 PMWhat Was Changed and What Was Omitted in David Fincher’s Gone Girl Adaptation
Brow Beat
Sept. 30 2014 11:38 AMTim & Eric Brought Their Twisted Minds—and Jeff Goldblum—to This Bizarre Light Bulb Ad
Culturebox
Sept. 25 2014 4:31 PMHow Do You Solve a Problem Like Denzel? How did the best film actor of his generation end up playing badasses in action movies? 
Brow Beat
Sept. 24 2014 4:14 PMLiam Neeson Really Likes His Phone
Brow Beat
Sept. 24 2014 9:00 AMKey & Peele Brings Back Obama, Who Talks to Black and White Voters Very … Differently
Culturebox
Sept. 18 2014 4:00 PMWhen The Cosby Show Got “Very Special”Why were The Cosby Show’s Very Special Episodes so much better than every other ’80s sitcom’s?
Brow Beat
Sept. 18 2014 1:15 PMBeyoncé’s Best Live Performances, Ranked
Brow Beat
Oct. 17 2014 4:27 PMWho Is the Intended Audience for Dear White People?
Movies
Oct. 16 2014 5:47 PMDear Dear White PeopleYou’re full of good ideas and righteous anger. I just wish you were funny, too.
Brow Beat
Oct. 15 2014 4:11 PMPrepare Yourself for a New Harry Potter Movie Trilogy
Brow Beat
Oct. 9 2014 3:34 PMThe Tomorrowland Trailer Is Unsurprisingly Mysterious and Pleasantly Intriguing
Brow Beat
Oct. 8 2014 5:17 PMA Female-Driven Ghostbusters Is Coming. For Real.
Brow Beat
Oct. 6 2014 11:12 AMJohn Oliver Considers the Dubious Police Practice Called Civil Asset Forfeiture
Brow Beat
Oct. 2 2014 3:06 PMOne of the Most Interesting Hip-Hop Artists Right Now? Childish Gambino.
Brow Beat
Oct. 1 2014 10:44 AMEveryone’s Favorite Bob’s Burgers Character Gets an Awesome Remix
Slate Picks
Sept. 30 2014 11:42 AMListen to Our September Music RoundupHot tracks from a cooler month, exclusively for Slate Plus members.
Brow Beat
Sept. 26 2014 3:06 PMA Snarky, Seemingly One-Note Character Is One of the Best Things About Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Brow Beat
Sept. 25 2014 2:12 PMMichael Mann’s Next Movie Looks Like a More Stylish Version of The Net
Brow Beat
Sept. 24 2014 1:02 PMWatch Paul Simon Play a Gorgeous Cover of “Here Comes the Sun”
Brow Beat
Sept. 22 2014 11:32 AMSouth Park Takes on Washington’s NFL Team and Its Terrible Name
Brow Beat
Sept. 18 2014 3:04 PMPogo Returns With Another Utterly Catchy Disney Remix
Brow Beat
Sept. 18 2014 11:48 AMThis Hilarious New Sketch From Key & Peele Bodes Very Well for the New Season

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