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The Troublesome Case of “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down”

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Reaganland Is the Riveting Conclusion to a Story That Still Isn’t Over

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The World Without Shaq

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ESPN’s Bruce Lee Documentary Is Way Better Than The Last Dance

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Fill the NBA-Sized Hole in Your Heart With This Hilarious Podcast

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The New Documentary About the Band Makes the Same Mistake as the Last One

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Watchmen, His Dark Materials, and the Risks of Adaptation

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The Righteous Gemstones Is TV’s Funniest Show About Grief

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A Wave of Rap Documentaries Shows the Genre Has Entered Its Classic Rock Phase

Slate 8 October 2019

It: Chapter Two Adapts a Storyline About Racism Into a Storyline That’s Racist

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Chance the Rapper’s “Debut” Album Disappoints Only Because It’s Not Really His Debut

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The New Science of Building Baseball Superstars

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A Brief History of the Movie-Summarizing End-Credits Rap

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