Serious Bill-Paying SkillageErnest Cline’s Armada is everything wrong with gaming culture wrapped up in one soon-to-be–best-selling novel.
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Life as a TargetThis War of Mine shifts the focus of war games from the shooters to the civilians caught in the crossfire.
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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.
What’s Fact and What’s Fiction in Episode 2 of The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story?
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