Linda Holmes Linda Holmes writes and edits NPR's entertainment and pop-culture blog, Monkey See. She has several elaborate theories involving pop culture and monkeys, all of which are available on request.

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Damian Lewis On The Conflicts And Complexities Of 'Homeland'

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On Television's Biggest Night, It's Antiheroes And Maggie Smith

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