In Netflix-iest Move Possible, Netflix Renews Orange Is the New Black for Three More Seasons
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Key and Peele Brought Back Their Classic “Hingle McCringleberry” Sketch, With Help From Stephen Colbert
Is Channing Tatum Really Our Gene Kelly?The hunky movie-star dancers of the past and present have more in common than just swinging hips.
Charlotte Rampling Says Black Actors Might Not Deserve Noms, Doesn’t Understand How Oscars Work
Don’t Boycott the Oscars, Spike Lee and Jada Pinkett Smith: Do What Eddie Murphy Did in ’88
The Culture Gabfest “Lazarus” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on David Bowie, The Hateful Eight, and Making a Murderer.
Leonardo DiCaprio Ended His Golden Globes Speech With a Cynical Remark About Indigenous Peoples
Amy Schumer Is Nominated by the Writers Guild of America for Trainwreck. Could She Get an Oscar Nod?
Obama’s Whopping New Military Budget Forget what Republicans tell you. The president still likes big military budgets.
LED Bulbs Were Once Pricey. Now They’re Cheap, Mass-Produced, and Plentiful. This Is How Efficient Technology Will Take Over.
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The 11th Worst Super Bowl in History How do you measure Super Bowl mediocrity? Slate correspondent Justin Peters stacks them up.
Why You Hated the Super Bowl It was hard to tell if it was a great defensive contest, or a terrible offensive one.