Sam Adams
Sam Adams

Sam Adams is a Slate senior editor and the editor of Slate’s culture blog, Brow Beat.

Brow Beat
March 23 2017 1:30 PMDamon Lindelof Sends “Bingeing Is Bad” Letter to Critics Before The Leftovers’ Final Season
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March 20 2017 1:19 PMIt Took Chuck Berry’s Death for People to Realize How the Band Buckcherry Got Its Name
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March 17 2017 12:58 PMDave Chappelle’s Electrifying Netflix Comeback Specials Find Him Learning to Enjoy Success
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March 13 2017 2:04 PMSomeone Asked 158 Members of Ireland’s Parliament if They Like Beyoncé
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March 9 2017 2:43 PMA Million and a Half People Are Watching a Block of Ice Melt Because of Game of Thrones
Movies
March 9 2017 11:02 AMKong: Skull IslandThe King Kong reboot apes classics like Apocalypse Now, but it’s not as clever as it thinks.
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March 3 2017 2:31 PMDocumentary Now’s Melancholy Maysles Brothers Homage Originally Had an Insanely Violent Ending
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March 2 2017 12:55 PMMatthew Weiner’s Amazon Series Will Be an Anthology About the Romanovs
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Feb. 28 2017 12:32 PMRyan Murphy’s Next Feud Will Be Prince Charles and Princess Diana
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Feb. 27 2017 4:15 PMCould This Be the Title of Lorde’s New Album?
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Feb. 27 2017 9:51 AMThe Oscars Used a Photo of a Living Person in Its Celebrity Death Montage
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Feb. 26 2017 9:52 PMA Short List of Great Actors and Directors Who Now Have Fewer Oscars Than Suicide Squad
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Feb. 24 2017 8:03 AMZootopia Would Be the Crash of Animated Oscar Winners
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Feb. 23 2017 3:00 PMHello, Sweet Prince: Oscar Isaac Will Play Hamlet at the Public Theater This Summer
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Feb. 17 2017 9:04 AMCBS’ Streaming-Only Good Wife Spinoff Is Caught Between Two Worlds
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March 21 2017 4:42 PMTed Cruz Dropped a Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Reference During Neil Gorsuch’s Confirmation Hearing
Movies
March 17 2017 9:27 PMSong to SongTerrence Malick’s indie-rock film plays like a singer reprising an old tune, but no one sings it like him.
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March 14 2017 11:03 AMListen to a Preview of the Serial Spinoff, S-Town, a Story of Antique Clocks—and Murder
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March 10 2017 12:38 PMCharlize Theron Gets a John Wick of Her Own in the Atomic Blonde Trailer
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March 9 2017 12:01 PMThe Fate of the Furious Trailer Is a Stroke of Stupid Genius
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March 6 2017 3:47 PMTurner Classic Movies Host Robert Osborne Has Died at 84
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March 2 2017 2:44 PMListen to “Green Light,” the First Single From Lorde’s New Album, Melodrama
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March 2 2017 10:27 AMJames Mangold Is Working on a Black-and-White Version of Logan Because It Is Serious and Important
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Feb. 28 2017 11:38 AMBong Joon-Ho and Tilda Swinton Get Their Spielberg On in the Trailer for Netflix’s Okja
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Feb. 27 2017 1:51 PMThe Accidental Poetry of Moonlight’s Awkward Best Picture Win
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Feb. 27 2017 12:34 AMBarry Jenkins’ Speech for Moonlight’s Best Screenplay Oscar: “We Have Your Back”
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Feb. 26 2017 11:10 AMAliens, Big Love Actor Bill Paxton Is Dead at 61
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Feb. 23 2017 3:47 PMBeyoncé and Her Twins Will Not Headline Coachella After All
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Feb. 17 2017 3:02 PMThe Great Wall Is One-Third Terrible, Two-Thirds Great
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Feb. 16 2017 9:59 AMBob Odenkirk Plays Stephen Colbert and Vice Versa in a Mr. Show–Level Late Show Appearance

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