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December 24, 2014 Books, movies, television, things to read — we look back at 50 of the great things that entered our field of vision in 2014.
January 6, 2014 In today's roundup, "women's fiction" gets another look, movie pants go on sale, and a full-page advertisement is built entirely on a single tweet.
September 19, 2013 In today's pop culture news, we learn that a bake-off contestant may have a predilection for frozen treats, that the films of Canada are on the rise, and that it's entirely possible — sort of — that all Pixar movies are secretly connected by a brilliant — or maybe loony — common thread.
February 19, 2013 In this morning's roundup, we look at the life of Ken Jennings, a bad day at Burger King, and older gamers.
February 15, 2013 In this morning's roundup: Another reality television opportunity for Kate Gosselin, a debate over ethics and boogers, and a harrowing (and important) story from Thandie Newton.
February 14, 2013 In this morning's roundup: Aziz Ansari goes deep on the questions of love and happiness, the House Of Cards hype gets ahead of itself, and an anti-library author starts a (figurative) fire.
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February 13, 2013 In this morning's roundup, we note Joseph Gordon-Levitt's latest charm offensive, a British trend for converting spaces, and another TV show from the fine people at The Onion.
February 1, 2013 In today's roundup: Linda Gray says you saw her leg once even if you didn't know you did, and CBS is preparing for a very, very big weekend.
January 3, 2013 This morning: Bourdain on tween television, Andrew Sullivan on independence, and a guide to Kanye West.
January 2, 2013 In this morning's roundup: the upcoming films, the literary resolutions, the predictions, and more for the New Year.
October 25, 2012 In this morning's roundup: More Idris Elba Bond rumors, some tussling over genre fiction and literary fiction (can't get enough!), and Ai Weiwei having some fun with YouTube.
October 24, 2012 In this morning's roundup: Halloween costume poll numbers are in, Saturday Night Live still uses cue cards, and there's a Spider-Man-related tell-all on the way.
October 22, 2012 In today's roundup, we've got news about Louis C.K., a big debate over reality television, and the latest on how NBC has managed to vault to the top of the broadcast networks — at least by one measure.
October 19, 2012 In this morning's roundup: A trailer that may or may not convince you that an Arrested Development documentary is needed, a comic-strip movie that apparently exists, and thoughts on speaking French and watching Girls.
October 18, 2012 In this morning's roundup of arts and culture news: an anniversary celebration for a whale, a guest-starring role for the beloved George Takei, a kiss for Survivor host Jeff Probst, and a few words about magical realism in American cinema.
October 17, 2012 Today's roundup of arts and culture coverage from NPR you might have missed.
October 17, 2012 In this morning's roundup: An FBI guy reflects on whether you can really make money stealing art. Another Bachelor/ette pair bites the dust, a new film could be a new path for filmmakers, and ?uestlove goes into the education business.
October 16, 2012 Arts and culture stories from around NPR for Tuesday, October 16.
October 16, 2012 In today's roundup: There is nothing like Dame Maggie Smith, except maybe Dame Judi Dench, and what about Dan Stevens from Downton Abbey? All that, plus Glee casting news and Johnny Depp's latest adventure.
October 15, 2012 Today at NPR, stories about Tyler Perry, John Hawkes, Roy Lichtenstein, and a sandwich in a can.
October 15, 2012 In today's morning roundup, Marvel's new ABC pilot gets a surprising leading man, Firefly fans prove they are eternal, and rumor has it that Prince and Lady Gaga kind of maybe might be on an upcoming soundtrack.
August 30, 2012 Today: Replacement officials for the start of the NFL season, Terrence Malick's excised actors, and Ellen Barkin on decisions not to air her show.
August 29, 2012 This morning: TV news about Joss Whedon and Marvel, more TV news about Shawn Ryan and Eddie Murphy, and lots more.
August 27, 2012 This morning: New shows come to daytime, Nightline may take a hit, and Breaking Bad gets a fresh taste.
August 24, 2012 This morning: Benedict Cumberbatch and Tyra Banks. Not in the same item.
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