Matt Feeney

Matt Feeney is a writer in Oakland. You can email him and follow him on Twitter.

Sports Nut
Nov. 12 2012 6:25 AMBreaking Up With Coach KWhy I stopped rooting for Duke.
Culturebox
April 12 2011 3:37 PMInfinite AttentionDavid Foster Wallace and being bored out of your mind.
Sports Nut
Dec. 8 2010 4:42 PMYou Should Worship Kelly SlaterWhy does the world's greatest surfer get no love?
Summer Movies
June 27 2007 7:05 AMThe Surf Also RisesHow macho movies get misread as homoerotic.
Dvd extras
March 23 2006 4:59 PMGeorge Bush Ruins Another MovieWhat Terry Gilliam's Brazil reveals about the Wachowskis' V for Vendetta.
Dvd extras
Nov. 11 2005 12:40 PMLa HaineThe film that predicted the French riots.
Dvd extras
Oct. 6 2005 1:22 PMThe Guilty PleasureAn intellectual justification for your 17th viewing of Cruel Intentions.
Television
May 23 2005 6:58 PMThe Voice of Desperate HousewivesIt's preachy and banal. Just like the show.
Culturebox
Nov. 30 2004 4:41 PMJerry's KidsWhy the macho-movie producer abandoned Top Gun for kiddie pictures.
Television
May 27 2004 7:12 PMIdol WildThe third season of American Idol was surprising, but not for the reasons you might think.
Sports Nut
March 31 2004 7:13 PMThis Is SportsCenter?The decline and fall of ESPN's franchise.
Television
March 4 2004 1:42 PMBlack ComedyWhy is Dave Chappelle's malice so winning?
Culturebox
Nov. 7 2003 2:07 PMUnplugging The MatrixWhy the sci-fi franchise went south.
Movies
Sept. 21 2001 8:30 PMBlankmanKeanu Reeves' emptiness helps Hardball.
Movies
Feb. 23 2001 3:00 AMPulling Punch Lines Chris Rock, comic genius, falls Down to Earth. 
Television
July 1 2011 7:12 AMThe Canadian WireWhat, you haven't watched Intelligence?
Culturebox
Jan. 14 2011 11:22 AMAngry NerdsHow Nietzsche gets misunderstood by Jared Loughner types.
Television
Oct. 12 2010 10:14 AMAuthenticus MaximusMaking sense of the bloodiest postmodern show on television, Spartacus.
Culturebox
Feb. 22 2007 1:46 PMQuirky in a Good WayWhy all the hate for Little Miss Sunshine?
Dvd extras
Dec. 8 2005 6:48 AMWhat Did He Say?A Cockney gangster film becomes a DVD phenomenon.
Dvd extras
Oct. 13 2005 11:48 AMBefore The Squid and the WhaleNoah Baumbach's early, brilliant movies.
Summer Movies
June 16 2005 7:25 AMAn Extremely Macho ElfReconsidering Steve McQueen.
Television
Jan. 5 2005 1:46 PMBeauty and the BeastWhy are fat sitcom husbands paired with great-looking wives?
Books
June 7 2004 3:05 PMGirls Just Want To Have FunA new book snoops on sororities.
Television
May 21 2004 7:05 PMTalk PrettyThe linguistic brilliance of HBO's Deadwood.
Television
March 30 2004 7:29 PMAmerican Idol ChatterWhy doesn't Simon Cowell understand his own show?
Television
Jan. 6 2004 12:20 PMTorture ChamberFox's 24 terrifies viewers into believing its bizarre and convoluted plot twists.
Television
Oct. 10 2003 10:46 AMSave the Cows!The downside of rescuing livestock on Animal Planet.
Culturebox
April 13 2001 8:30 PMSelf-Help for Alt-Country FansThree bands that will revive your faith in indie pop. 
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Tv Club
Oct. 30 2014 7:27 PM The American Horror Story: Freak Show Podcast, Episode 4 The “Edward Mordrake (Part 2)” edition.