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TV’s dinosaurs are going extinct: The rise of anti-heroes & the fall of Barney Stinson

How the rise of cable TV made depictions of masculinity like “How I Met Your Mother’s” seem laughable and outdated<p>Depending on what channel you tuned to on a Monday night in January 2010, U.S. television offered very different versions of masculinity. Broadcast stalwart CBS alone provided a …

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Stanley Kubrick video tribute by Alexandre Gasulla. (VIDEO)

There have been numerous video essays and tributes to Stanley Kubrick, who is many a film-lover’s favorite auteur to praise, criticize, or wildly …

The Truth About 'The Most Interesting Man In The World'

For over 40 years, Jonathan Goldsmith worked as a journeyman actor with hundreds of IMDB credits to his name.<p>In 2006, he booked the role of a lifetime: the spokesperson for a Dos Equis beer campaign that soon made him known to millions as "The Most Interesting Man In The World."<p>Goldsmith lived and …

The Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions Read by Bob Dylan

From 2006 to 2009, Bob Dylan hosted the <i>Theme Time Radio Hour</i> on Sirius Satellite Radio. Each show featured "an eclectic mix of songs, from a wide …

David Simon: 'There are now two Americas. My country is a horror show'

The creator of The Wire, David Simon, delivered an impromptu speech about the divide between rich and poor in America at the Festival of Dangerous Ideas in Sydney, and how capitalism has lost sight of its social compact. This is an edited extract<p>• Lanre Bakare: Go home, David Simon. Without justice …

“Saturday Night Live” and Richard Pryor: The untold story behind “SNL’s” edgiest sketch ever

The amazing word-association sketch between Pryor and Chevy Chase capped a tense week — here’s the inside story<p>David Henry • Joe Henry<p>November 3, 2013 5:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Furious Cool: Richard Pryor and the World That Made Him”<p>Up until the mid-1970s, the networks had little interest in …

The six ways we talk about a teenage girl’s age

The idea that a teen can be “older than her chronological age” puts young girls in danger<p>Last week, Montana District Judge G. Todd Baugh declared a troubled, now dead, 16-year-old girl culpable for her own rape. (The girl was just 14 when the crime occurred.) While in the process of reducing her …

I was 16 when my mom died. I raised my sisters the best I could.

We never expected my father to take care of us after my mother died, and we were right. Mom was 53 when colorectal cancer killed her. She left me …

New Netflix Instant Movies — September 2013

September is here and fall has arrived, but even with the nice weather there's nothing like curling up on the couch with a movie or five. Netflix has …

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Apple's Plan to Change How You Watch TV Forever

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Years of halting negotiations with cable companies haven’t gotten Apple much closer to its grand …

The Curious History of the Lab Rat

The best iPad apps for learning guitar

If you want to learn how to play guitar but don't want to have to invest into guitar lessons with a tutor then it definitely makes sense to download …

Glenn Greenwald: detaining my partner was a failed attempt at intimidation

The detention of my partner, David Miranda, by UK authorities will have the opposite effect of the one intended<p>At 6:30 am this morning my time - 5:30 am on the East Coast of the US - I received a telephone call from someone who identified himself as a "security official at Heathrow airport." He …

Revisit the amazing Internet the cool kids used in 1997

Sixteen years ago, the name Netscape was becoming a household name, and if the instructional guide to getting kids online from 1997 in the video below is any indication, horizontal stripes were totally in.<p>If you have half an hour to spare, check out this amazingly cheesy tour of the early …

The best iPad apps for watching TV

Do you love watching TV? If yes, then check out our list of the best iPad apps for TV lovers. This list has many great apps with a wide range of …

Question Of The Week: What Are The Best Apps For Making Music?

The answer to this week's question depends on how much you know about playing music and what you want to make or record. With some apps you don't need to know a single thing about reading music notation or playing an instrument. Other apps have a learning curve beyond comprehension.<p><i>All Songs</i> …

Get Fit for Free on YouTube

You can't browse YouTube without stumbling upon someone's homemade exercise video, but few deliver on the promise of actually providing a full-blown …

How basketball (and Democrats) gave us mandatory minimum sentences

With Republicans casting liberals as soft on crime, Democrats seized on a college athlete’s tragic overdose<p>Attorney General Eric Holder is expected to announce today a plan to circumvent statutory mandatory minimum sentences for drug possession crimes, taking an important step in curbing a policy …

Enough with the sneering Juggalo stories

There’s something deeply classist about Web coverage of the gathering of Insane Clown Posse fans<p>Each August brings the "Gathering of the Juggalos," a gathering of the self-styled "Juggalo" and "Juggalette" fans of Insane Clown Posse in rural Illinois. This coincides exactly with what is notoriously …

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What Your Favorite Disney Movie Says About You

Walt Disney’s animation studio has pretty much defined the childhoods of people across the globe, so much so that it’s nearly impossible not to …

How to set up and manage Netflix profiles

Ever since I signed up for Netflix's streaming-only plan, its suggestions have been largely useless. That's because my two kids have been the majority users of the service from the start and, thus, have clogged up Netflix's recommendation engine with Disney sitcoms (courtesy of my daughter) and …

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Sex in a teenager’s room: Evidence suggests it's good for kids and parents.

Is it an absolute given that parents of teenagers should object to their children's sex lives? In American culture, the answer is largely assumed to …