Forrest Wickman
Forrest Wickman Forrest Wickman

Forrest Wickman is a Slate senior editor. He writes and edits for Slate’s culture blog, Brow Beat.

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Feb. 7 2016 10:31 PMThe Good Wife Will End in May, Announces Saddest Super Bowl Ad
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Feb. 7 2016 9:09 PMWatch Beyoncé Seamlessly Blend Activism and Swag in Her Super Bowl Halftime Performance
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Feb. 2 2016 3:25 PMAll the Doodles on Kanye West’s Waves Notepad, Annotated
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Jan. 28 2016 5:49 PMRihanna’s Anti: A Track-by-Track Breakdown
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Jan. 26 2016 7:32 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows to Stream on Netflix Before They Expire Next Week
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Jan. 22 2016 1:25 PMMacklemore’s “White Privilege II” Isn’t a Great Song, But as a Think Piece It’s Not Terrible
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Jan. 11 2016 12:50 PMDavid Bowie Sings “Changes” in His Fitting Final Live Performance, in 2006
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Jan. 10 2016 8:12 PMThe Revenant, The Martian, and Mozart in the Jungle Win Big at the Golden Globes
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Jan. 8 2016 11:45 AMIt’s Roy Batty’s Birthday! Happy Incept Date, You Crazy Replicant.
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Jan. 7 2016 11:42 AMFirst Trailer for $156 Million Show The Crown: Could This Be Netflix’s Downton Abbey?
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Jan. 5 2016 4:43 PMJames Murphy: LCD Soundsystem Is Reuniting, but for a New Album, Not a Lame Reunion Tour
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Jan. 4 2016 2:22 PMWerner Herzog Contemplates the Internet, as Only Werner Herzog Can, in the First Trailer for His Next Movie
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Dec. 22 2015 3:05 PMThose Dazed and Confused Kids Just Kept L-I-V-I-N: Watch the First Trailer for the “Spiritual Sequel”
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Dec. 18 2015 4:00 PMBB-8 “Vocal Consultant” Ben Schwartz on Getting Into Character and BB-8’s Gender
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Dec. 16 2015 8:58 AMThe Subtle Reference in The Force Awakens to the Art Film That Inspired Star Wars
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Feb. 7 2016 10:06 PMBeyoncé Just Announced a New World Tour, Immediately After Her Super Bowl Performance
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Feb. 7 2016 7:01 PMWatch Lady Gaga Sing the National Anthem With Great Vocals, Only Moderate Gaga-tude
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Feb. 1 2016 8:02 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming This Month to Netflix, Hulu, HBO Now, and Amazon Prime
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Jan. 28 2016 12:11 AMRihanna’s New Album Is Finally Here. Even Better, You Can Download It for Free Right Now.
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Jan. 25 2016 5:06 PMHear Elliott Smith’s Stripped-Down, Solo Version of “Plainclothes Man”
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Jan. 21 2016 6:35 PMLaura Mvula Is Back With the Inspiring Video for “Overcome,” a Gorgeous Collaboration With Nile Rodgers
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Jan. 11 2016 8:27 AMDavid Bowie, a Legend Who Never Stopped Reinventing Himself, Is Dead at 69
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Jan. 8 2016 4:19 PMKanye West’s New Song Is Confessional, Twisted Fantasy-esque, Gorgeous
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Jan. 8 2016 9:23 AMHow to Avoid Your Own “Adele Dazeem”: Your 2016 Oscar Season Pronunciation Guide
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Jan. 6 2016 2:55 PMThe Trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s Netflix Show About Hip-Hop’s Origins Is Here, and It Looks Great
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Jan. 5 2016 11:47 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming This Month to Netflix, Hulu, HBO Now, and Amazon Prime
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Dec. 24 2015 8:02 AMIt’s a Star Wars Christmas, So Get Cozy With the Darth Vader Yule Log
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Dec. 21 2015 10:01 AMThe Only Thing in the New Star Wars That Doesn’t Feel Like Star Wars
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Dec. 18 2015 9:37 AMThree Slate Critics Discuss the Biggest Twist in the New Star Wars
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Dec. 13 2015 8:15 PMStar Wars Is a Postmodern MasterpieceHow George Lucas spliced together Westerns, jidaigeki, space adventure serials, fairy tales, dogfighting movies, and Casablanca to create Hollywood’s first world-conquering collage.

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