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David Edelstein on 'Fido'

The zombie comedy offers satire along with splatter; it's a treat for those who don't mind gnawed-off limbs with their hijinks, and director Andrew Currie treats his characters with so much affection that even the stereotypes have a fresh life.

David Edelstein on 'Fido'

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Commentary

'Fleeting Expletives' Are Fair Game. Now What?

An appeals court ruled recently that the FCC couldn't fine the Fox network for indecency for broadcasting a "fleeting expletive" during an awards show. What does the ruling mean — and what qualifies as a "fleeting expletive" these days, anyway?

'Fleeting Expletives' Are Fair Game. Now What?

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Wednesday

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Tuesday

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Interviews

Ross on Peace in the Middle East

Ambassador Dennis Ross talks about his role as chief Middle East peace negotiator during the Clinton and George H.W. Bush administrations. His new book is Statecraft: And How to Restore America's Standing in the World.

Ross on Peace in the Middle East

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Music Articles

Rock en Espanol, with Wrestling Masks

A concert and conversation with Los Straitjackets, the Nashville-based indie-rock band that's made a name performing Spanish-language tributes to surf-rock classics — from behind Mexican wrestling masks.

Rock en Espanol, with Wrestling Masks

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Interviews

One Last Shot for 'The Sopranos'

David Chase, creator and executive producer of the HBO hit series The Sopranos, reflects on America's favorite mob family. The final episode in the show's seven-year run will air this Sunday night. This episode originally aired on June 22, 2000.

One Last Shot for 'The Sopranos'

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Thursday

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Denis Leary, the Renaissance Man of 'Rescue Me'

On TV's Rescue Me, the comic, actor and writer Denis Leary plays a highly strung, highly macho fireman Tommy Gavin, who deals with raging fires and his own raging male ego. Season 4 starts next week on the FX network.

Denis Leary, the Renaissance Man of 'Rescue Me'

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Tuesday

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Interviews

Wilmore Shines as 'Senior Black Correspondent'

Larry Wilmore, jokingly billed as "Senior Black Correspondent" on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, worked as a writer on In Living Color and The PJ's before getting his fake-news-show gig. He also created The Bernie Mac Show.

Wilmore Shines as 'Senior Black Correspondent'

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Commentary

Wikipedia: Blessing or Curse?

Wikipedia, the free online encyclopedia, is designed to take advantage of "the wisdom of crowds," meaning anyone can edit (and re-edit) the entries. The open-source approach brings with it a unique set of strengths — and limitations.

Wikipedia: Blessing or Curse?

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