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  • Do You Like Prince Movies? Podcast: Richard Linklater and Sundance Discoveries

    Live from a hotel room in Park City, Alex and Wesley discuss black ice, Richard Linklater, and their Sundance discoveries, including ‘Land Ho!’ and ‘Dear White People.’

  • The Resurrection of the Dallas Mavericks

    The Dallas Mavericks on the surface are a crippled giant lurching across the NBA — an aging group with a bad defense, no juicy trade assets, no chance against the Western Conference elite. Despite all this, people in the organization are surprisingly optimistic about the team’s prospects this season and beyond.

  • About Last Night: Fear the Slim Reaper

    In case you were busy enjoying a piping-hot Papa John’s pizza, here’s what you missed in sports on Monday.

  • Jonathan Banks Is Doing the ‘Breaking Bad’ Spinoff

    If Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould of ‘Breaking Bad’ bring even half as much verve to AMC’s ‘Better Call Saul’ as they did to the flawless series they just wrapped — and signs show they will — it’s gonna be gooood. Still, it’d be a lie to say we could go into this thing completely excited if Mike Ehrmantraut wasn’t part of the picture. But he’s doing it! Jonathan Banks is doing the show! As a series regular!

  • Elizabeth Banks Will Make Her Directorial Debut with ‘Pitch Perfect 2′

    Exciting! Elizabeth Banks is about to boss it up and direct her first film with ‘Pitch Perfect 2.’

  • Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, and an Anatomy of a Tribute

    You could have tried to be cynical. But you’d have been vastly underestimating the potent powers of a soundtrack and a montage.

  • Prince Is Suing 22 People 4 Stealing His Live Concert Footage

    Those of us of proper age to fully recall the first excitable flush of file-sharing have something of a fond memory of Metallica’s anti-Napster jeremiad. Simply enough: We thought Napster was the greatest thing that’d ever happened, and we thought that seeing the once-fearsome metal ragers out themselves as nothing more than befuddled old men yelling at (inevitable! world-changing!) clouds was a hoot.

  • A History of Offense-vs.-Defense Super Bowls

    Since the merger, only four championship games have featured the no. 1 scoring offense and the no. 1 scoring defense.

  • California Love

    A Canadian grudgingly visits L.A. as the Ducks and Kings meet under the Dodger Stadium lights.

  • ‘Girls': Trying to Process a Legitimately Excellent Episode

    So I’m just gonna get this out the way up front: I’m writhing with jealousy that Lena decided to make fun of Gawker and not us. I have friends who write there, and I can just sense them popping early-morning bottles in honor of Lena trying to critique their existence and worth. And what am I left to do? Endure a Monday morning in a world with four-time Grammy winner Macklemore and the reality that Lena dedicated a sizable portion of an episode to making fun of a website that wasn’t ours?

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