Matthew Dessem
Matthew Dessem

Matthew Dessem is Brow Beat’s nights and weekends editor and the author of a biography of screenwriter and director Clyde Bruckman.

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Aug. 23 2016 11:39 PMCher: Donald Trump Is “A F---ing Idiot.”
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Aug. 23 2016 1:10 AMWant to Hunt Bank Robbers in Your Spare Time? There’s an App For That
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Aug. 21 2016 10:39 PMWatch Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Warp to the Rio Olympics Dressed as Super Mario
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Aug. 20 2016 11:53 PMLou Pearlman, Boy Band Impresario, Blimp Tycoon, and Bunco Artist, Dead at 62
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Aug. 20 2016 5:04 PMWatch “Nikes,” Frank Ocean’s Trippy New Video
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Aug. 17 2016 9:09 PMCynthia Nixon Plays Emily Dickinson in the Trailer for Terence Davies’ A Quiet Passion
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Aug. 16 2016 10:06 PMBradley Cooper and Lady Gaga Greenlighted for A Star Is Born Remake
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Aug. 15 2016 9:14 PMRobert Downey Jr. and Nic Pizzolatto Are Collaborating on a Perry Mason Show for HBO
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Aug. 14 2016 9:56 PMFyvush Finkel, Actor Known for Picket Fences and Boston Public, Has Died
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Aug. 13 2016 9:32 PMThe Smashing Pumpkins’ Billy Corgan Is Now President of a Professional Wrestling League
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Aug. 13 2016 3:34 PMKenny Baker, Actor Who Played R2-D2, Dead at 81
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Aug. 10 2016 9:43 PMInternet Comments Have Finally Destroyed Samantha Bee’s Faith in Humanity
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Aug. 9 2016 11:16 PMJay Pharoah, Taran Killam, and Jon Rudnitsky are Leaving SNL. Here’s Their Best Work.
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Aug. 8 2016 10:01 PMKeegan-Michael Key and Taraji P. Henson Will Appear in an Hourlong Simpsons Episode
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Aug. 7 2016 10:50 PMThe Pfeffermans Try to Be Their Best Selves in the Transparent Season 3 Trailer
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Aug. 23 2016 10:04 PMA Robert Durst Lifetime Movie Is on the Way, but Probably Not a Lifetime Christmas Movie
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Aug. 22 2016 9:40 PMWatch the Trailer for Audrie & Daisy, a Netflix Documentary About Rape and Social Media
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Aug. 21 2016 6:24 PMRight-Wing Activists Fail to Ruin the Hugo Awards; Fiction Categories Swept by Women
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Aug. 20 2016 8:28 PMFrank Ocean’s New Album, Blond, Is Finally Out
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Aug. 18 2016 12:13 AMDrunk History Season 4 Features Lin-Manuel Miranda and the Boston Molasses Disaster
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Aug. 17 2016 9:29 AMRape Allegations Against The Birth of a Nation Director and Star Nate Parker Resurface
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Aug. 15 2016 11:55 PMSomeone’s Finally Making a Movie About Ida Tarbell
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Aug. 15 2016 12:26 AMThese Five Robert De Niro Characters Are More Like Donald Trump Than Travis Bickle Is
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Aug. 14 2016 4:48 PMAdele to Super Bowl: Drop Dead
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Aug. 13 2016 8:07 PMFarming Simulator 17 Is the Newest Game to Let Players Live Out Their Blandest Fantasies
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Aug. 11 2016 1:02 AMRicky Gervais’ New Film David Brent: Life on the Road Is Getting Surprisingly Good Reviews
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Aug. 10 2016 12:37 AMMike Colter Tears Up Harlem in the New Luke Cage Trailer
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Aug. 9 2016 12:27 AMOrson Welles’ Legendary Final Performance Is Getting a Deluxe Blu-Ray Release
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Aug. 7 2016 11:44 PMWatch Billy Bob Thornton, Maria Bello, and William Hurt Glower in the Trailer for Goliath
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Aug. 7 2016 9:20 PMLeslie Jones’ Olympics Tweets Are So Intense, NBC Invited Her to Rio

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