The Master BuildersThree remarkable films, separated by more than 30 years, constructed by the odd, patient duo of Wallace Shawn and André Gregory.
The Long MeowThe feline hero of this post-apocalyptic detective story just wants to track down his best friend—a dog.
Doctor Who, Season 7, Part 2 The finale gets spoiled – thanks to the BBC mail order service's screw-up.
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The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Final Thoughts on Series 8 Phil Plait and Mac Rogers on the finale and the season.
Doctor Who, Season 7, Part 2 We needed a classic episode this season. Neil Gaiman or no Neil Gaiman, this wasn't it.
The Myths of Katrina Ten years after the storm, falsehoods about warnings, violence, and recovery persist. Here’s the truth.
More Than Twenty Years After the Story in Show Me a Hero, Yonkers’ Affordable-Housing Fight Isn’t Over
After 88 Firefighters Died in the Tianjin Blast, Chinese Officials Question Dangerous Chemical Procedures
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