Stephen Thompson Stephen Thompson is an editor and reviewer for NPR Music, where he writes the advice column The Good Listener and fusses over comma placement. He is also a frequent panelist on All Songs Considered, and appears every week on Pop Culture Happy Hour.
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Denzel Washington and Chris Pratt in Antoine Fuqua's remake of The Magnificent Seven. Sony Pictures hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'The Magnificent Seven' And 'Fleabag'

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Kate McKinnon accepts the award for outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series for Saturday Night Live at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards last Sunday. Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Emmys, Comedy And Your Spooky Grandpa

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Documentary Now!' And Life Onscreen

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Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam's new album, I Had A Dream That You Were Mine, comes out Sept. 23. Josh Goleman/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: R.E.M. in 1991, Sharon Van Etten, Sylvan Esso, Kate Tempest Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Sylvan Esso, Sharon Van Etten, R.E.M. Acoustic Demo, More

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'You're The Worst' And Making Drama Funny

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