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Game of Thrones Season Three – Episode 9 Review

<i>Oliver Davis reviews the ninth episode of Game of Thrones Season Three (spoilers ahoy)….</i><p><b>The Rains of Castamere.</b><p>Directed by David Nutter.<br>Written by …

Unquantifiable Genius: Neymar as Messi

<b>“Pelé doesn’t know sh*t.”</b><p>That was Sid Lowe’s response to James Richardson’s teasing statement on The Guardian’s Football Weekly Podcast. Richardson, …

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‘Mad Men’ Recap: Working Girl

Well, we made it through the <i>Mad Men</i> speedball that was “The Crash” and the opiate that was “The Better Half” to arrive at “A Tale of Two Cities,” …

Mad Men Recap: Signs and Blunders

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. And then Pete smoked a joint.<p>Lots of seemingly good stuff happens in this week’s <b>Mad Men</b>: Joan …

'Mad Men' Deconstruction Episode 10: 'A Tale of Two Cities'

Let's hit the hookah and figure out whether the show wanted to seek comparisons to the book of the same title or it just wanted to shake things up …

The Noisey Guide to Aaliyah

She wore pants to her prom, she survived R. Kelly, and she even made Damon Dash a nice human being.<p>What were you doing when you were 15? I was busy sewing rolled up socks into my bra and spending hours carefully selecting song lyrics to put as my MSN screen name. What was Aaliyah doing at 15? Oh …

The 10 Kookiest ‘Mad Men’ Conspiracy Theories

Ah, <i>Mad Men</i>. You puzzle us, you entertain us, you alienate us — and you send us scurrying down rabbit holes of hyper-analysis, historical research, …

Final Track: 7 Must-Hear Songs Of The Week

<i>It’s impossible to cover each bit of new music that comes out during the week, so every Friday, we’ll be doing an end of the week music roundup. It’s called Final Track, and we’ll count off a few songs released during the week that are worth giving a listen to. (Banner via)</i><p>Today, we’ve got …

100 Best Debut Albums of All Time

50<p>‘Los Angeles’<p>X<br>Slash, 1980<p>Produced by Ray Manzarek of the Doors, this is the first great West Coast punk album. Searing songs fly off like sparks, …

Idris Elba and More Stars of ‘The Wire’: Where Are They Now? (PHOTOS)

Now and Then<p>Idris Elba and More Stars of ‘The Wire’: Where Are They Now? (PHOTOS)<p>HBO’s <i>The Wire</i> made names like McNulty, Bubbles, and Avon Barksdale …

Listen: El-P, Killer Mike, and Big Boi: "Banana Clipper"

As Miss Info points out, here's "Banana Clipper", a new song from El-P and Killer Mike's Run the Jewels project. (We heard a snippet around the time they announced the project's existence.) This cut features a guest verse from Big Boi.<p>The Run the Jewels album is set to come out via Fool's Gold in …

'Mad Men' Conspiracy Theorists Turn an Eye on Sharon Tate

Is the wife of Roman Polanski, murdered in 1969 by members of the Manson Family, the basis for Megan's character?<p>What, if any, are the connections …

Mad Men's Bob Benson: Good Guy, or Some Kind of Spy? View the Evidence and Make the Call

Whether <b>Mad Men</b>‘s Bob Benson is an earnest do-gooder or a nefarious weasel is as contentious a debate as whether to sell margarine based on cost or …

Stop England, start England again

Something is rotten in the state of Albion, and it's not just Roy Hodgson's players, or his tactics.<p>On Wednesday night, at Wembley, England played Ireland. For the home team, the most pleasing aspect of the evening was that the crowd didn't sing about the IRA; at least, not in sufficient numbers or …

The Best Albums Of May 2013

It’s the end of the month. Makes sense to look back on some of the best albums May had to offer. So why not.<p><b>Savages – ‘Silence Yourself’</b><p>(Matador, …

Akala: 'This country is not comfortable with intelligent young black people'

A few weeks ago in these pages, Birmingham rapper Lady Leshurr asked why there had been no high-profile female rappers in the UK since Ms Dynamite. …