Monkey See

Monkey SeeMonkey See

Pop-Culture News And Analysis From NPR

Rami Malek as Elliot Alderson on Mr. Robot. Sarah Shatz/USA Network hide caption

itoggle caption Sarah Shatz/USA Network

Kanye West accepts the Video Vanguard award at Sunday night's MTV Video Music Awards. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

itoggle caption Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Support NPR

Support NPR

NPR Shop

Support The Programs You Love

© NPR

Oscar Isaac and Carla Quevedo star in the HBO miniseries Show Me A Hero. Paul Schiraldi/HBO hide caption

itoggle caption Paul Schiraldi/HBO

Oh, sure, they got a trophy. But did they earn it? iStockphoto.com hide caption

itoggle caption iStockphoto.com

MC Ren (Aldis Hodge), DJ Yella (Neil Brown Jr.), Eazy-E (Jason Mitchell), Ice Cube (O'Shea Jackson Jr.) and Dr. Dre (Corey Hawkins) form N.W.A in Straight Outta Compton. Jaimie Trueblood/Courtesy of Universal Pictures hide caption

itoggle caption Jaimie Trueblood/Courtesy of Universal Pictures

John Dickerson of CBS News, Seth Meyers hosting the 2014 Emmys, and Jon Stewart at the desk at The Daily Show. Chris Usher/Brad Barket/Kevin Winter/AP Photo/Getty Images/Getty Images hide caption

itoggle caption Chris Usher/Brad Barket/Kevin Winter/AP Photo/Getty Images/Getty Images

House of Cards, starring Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright, is one of the many (many) shows now available on your TV — and in other places, too. David Giesbrecht/Courtesy of Netflix hide caption

itoggle caption David Giesbrecht/Courtesy of Netflix

Jason Segel as David Foster Wallace in The End Of The Tour. A24 hide caption

itoggle caption A24

Brett Favre serves as a sturdy metaphor for, well, a lot of things. Mark Konezny/NFL Photo Library/Getty Images hide caption

itoggle caption Mark Konezny/NFL Photo Library/Getty Images
Uglinica/iStockphoto.com

From left: Ben Grimm (Jamie Bell), Johnny Storm (Michael B. Jordan), Reed Richards (Miles Teller), Sue Storm (Kate Mara) in the new Fantastic Four. Twentieth Century Fox hide caption

itoggle caption Twentieth Century Fox

Amy Poehler and Bradley Cooper in Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp. Saeed Adyani/Netflix hide caption

itoggle caption Saeed Adyani/Netflix