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The firing of James Gunn from the third installment of Guardians of the Galaxy has become something of a flashpoint. Since Disney fired the...

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Not even Captain Marvel is safe from the “smile more” catcall

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Cary Joji Fukunaga is directing the new James Bond movie. Here...

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The biggest lie we still teach in American history classes

One of my favorite writers, Gore Vidal, once described his country as the United States of Amnesia. “We learn nothing because we remember nothing,”...

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