The Movie Club
The Movie Club3-D now seems like an entertainment tax levied by Hollywood on moviegoers.
What Does Roland Emmerich Have Against the White House?A history of destroying national landmarks on film.
Wauaugh!Howard the Duck, George Lucas' best movie about a talking duck, finally arrives on DVD.
It's a New Box Set!How much would you pay for a four-disc collection of the best episodes of The Price Is Right?
Popeye the EverymanRediscovering the weird, wonderful, working-class hero of the original Popeye cartoons. Plus: Why spinach.
Why Don't Movies Ever Blow Up the Bay Bridge?A history of destroying national landmarks on film.
Imagine Seeing John Wayne in IMAXThat's sort of what watching How the West Was Won is like.
Close Encounters of the Third KindNevermind those little alien guys—how about that suburban malaise!
Wait Till Next YearNot impressed with this summer's blockbusters? Check out what's on tap for summer 2008.
The Terrorists Among Us Forget Syria. The most dangerous religious extremists are migrants from North and South Carolina.
A Radical Experiment in Democracy Is Happening in Northern Syria. Americans Need to Start Paying Attention.
The “Useful Thanks Purveyor” Bonus Segment The Culture Gabfest hosts welcome culture editor Dan Kois to discuss the archetypal family roles at Thanksgiving dinners.
The Overlooked Books of 2015 Slate Book Review critics recommend 27 books you’d probably love if only you knew about them.
Why Does Google Say Jerusalem Is the Capital of Israel? It has to do with the fact that the Web is now optimized for machines, not people.
The Craziest Endings in College Football History After the turkey, enjoy some classic finishes.