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Linda Holmes

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Good News, Glamour-Likers: More 'Miss Fisher' To Come

Friday, June 13, 2014

The delightful series Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries is getting a third season, thank goodness.

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Hugh Jackman Jumps; Tony Viewers Say, 'What?'

Monday, June 09, 2014

Sunday night's Tony Awards got off to a jumping start, but from there, they seemed to hit a few rough patches.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Seeing Books Everywhere And Moments Of Grief

Friday, June 06, 2014

On this week's show, we take a tour of Book Expo, the publishing industry's massive trade show. Then we take a listener suggestion and discuss how culture helps us manage and survive times of grief.

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The Muscle-Flexing, Mind-Blowing Book Girls Will Inherit The Earth

Thursday, June 05, 2014

Among the demographic groups making themselves known in pop culture of the moment are a subset of YA fandom that's making heroes out of fiction writers across several genres.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Godzilla' And Things That Got Better

Friday, May 23, 2014

On this week's show, we belly up to the latest in cinematic disasters. We also take a look at some things that improved over time and at what's making us happy this week โ€” like our next live event.

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'Batman V Superman': A Legal Thriller (We Hope)

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Today, we learned the title of the upcoming sequel to Man Of Steel, and we're really crossing our fingers that the whole thing is about the Rule Against Perpetuities.

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Be Wary And Bury The Very Scary 'I Wanna Marry Harry'

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Fox's latest reality dating show takes a page out of the genre's trashy, dumb past to suggest that it found 12 women who believe Prince Harry is on a reality dating show.

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Entirely Real Photos: Queen Elizabeth Delightfully Takes In A Horse Show

Friday, May 16, 2014

A particularly giddy-looking Queen Elizabeth enjoys herself looking at horses.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Fairy Tales And A Fall TV Quiz

Friday, May 16, 2014

Our dear friend Barrie Hardymon returns to the show as we cover fairy tales and take a quiz on the distressing marketing of fall television.

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An Interview With The Alleged Purse Of Solange Knowles

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

We continue our series of fever-dream interviews with inanimate objects by chatting with the purse the woman who appears to be Solange Knowles is carrying in the internet's current favorite video.

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A First Glimpse: Sometimes You're The Batmobile, Sometimes You're The Bat

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Zack Snyder has tweeted the first look at the big (really big) guy in the dark (really dark) suit.

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The Comb, The Thrill And The Flop

Monday, May 12, 2014

A visit to one of the greatest art museums in the world, a piece of engaging theater, and a book about Hollywood raise nested questions about art, commerce and love.

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Agnes Obel, 'Dorian'

Monday, May 12, 2014

A mix of daydream and pop, Danish performer Agnes Obel chooses legendary filmmaker Maya Deren's film, "In The Very Eye of Night," performed Metropolitan Ballet students to accompany her song 'Dorian.'

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Daniel Radcliffe And The Blood And Breath Of Live Theater

Friday, May 09, 2014

When you see a familiar movie actor do theater, it makes a particularly sharp reminder of why people see theater in the first place.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Star Wars,' 'Louie' And Other Phenomena

Friday, May 09, 2014

This week, we chat about the Star Wars casting news that had everyone in a tizzy, we tackle the return of FX's Louie, and as always, we tell you what's making us happy this week.

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Once More Into The Jaws Of The TV Dinosaur Known As Upfrontasaurus

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

It's not that the broadcast network upfronts aren't relevant โ€” it's just that it's best to take them with a grain of salt, given how much will be quickly canceled.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Posthumous Projects And People We're Pulling For

Friday, May 02, 2014

On this week's show, we ponder the projects that arrive after an artist dies, from Kafka to Tupac. We take a look at a few people we're pulling for, and close with what's making us happy this week.

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'Gentleman's Guide' Leads The Tony Nominations

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

The musical about inheritance and murder leads the nominations, but there are also familiar faces including Neil Patrick Harris and Bryan Cranston.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Comedy, The News And A Bat Quiz

Friday, April 25, 2014

We take the opportunity of John Oliver's new HBO show to chat about political and topical comedy and the news cycle. Then, Glen delivers a very difficult quiz about a guy in a cape.

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A Punching Movie That Packs A Punch For People Who Like Punching

Thursday, April 24, 2014

'Brick Mansions,' a completely inessential remake of the French film District B13, follows a war of good guys and gangsters up and down the walls of a hypothetical Detroit under siege.

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