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Linda Holmes

Linda Holmes appears in the following:

Bob And Linda Read Internet Movie Reviews, Part Five: Philomena

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

We scoured the Internet to uncover the pros and cons of all nine best picture nominations. Today, the divine Judi Dench steps forward in Philomena.

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The Beauty Of Spilling Your Sad Teenage Guts

Monday, February 17, 2014

A new memoir called Notes To Boys finds writer Pam Ribon digging through the real letters she wrote to real boys and finding some funny, sweet, strange truths about being young and wonderfully dumb.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Tiny Plastic Men And The Teenage Blues

Friday, February 14, 2014

On this week's show, we're loving The Lego Movie, and we're pondering the fates of pop culture teenagers. And as always, we talk about what's making us happy this week.

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Bob And Linda Read Internet Movie Reviews, Part 4: 'Gravity'

Thursday, February 13, 2014

We scoured the Internet to uncover the pros and cons of all nine best picture nominations. Today, we hurtle through space with Gravity.

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How Indie Star Greta Gerwig Met Her New CBS Sitcom

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

CBS landed a much admired actress and writer of independent films to star in the follow-up to a long-running, soon-to-end network sitcom. But in a world of porous boundaries between various kinds of cultures, it's not a bad move.

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Bob And Linda Read Internet Movie Reviews, Part 3: 'Wolf Of Wall Street'

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

We scoured the Internet to uncover the pros and cons of all nine best picture nominations. Today, we adopt the swagger of Wolf of Wall Street.

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The Beatles, As America First Loved Them

Sunday, February 09, 2014

Later, they'd get weird, experimental, and rebellious, but when the Beatles made their U.S. television debut 50 years ago, they were still just a band โ€” but a magically brilliant band.

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Jimmy Fallon Exits Stage (Just) Right

Saturday, February 08, 2014

Jimmy Fallon's farewell to 12:30 a.m. was, in the end, just right for him.

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Navigating Kitsch and Controversy At The Opening Ceremonies

Saturday, February 08, 2014

The opening ceremonies in Sochi did little to dispel the controversies around the games, even as they served up some of the usual campy pleasures.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Watching Sports, Philip Seymour Hoffman, And Poisoned Wells

Friday, February 07, 2014

On this week's show, we talk about sports, a great loss, and what happens when you find that your opinions are being influenced by others.

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Here's Why You Should Hashtag Your #Olympics2014 Tweets

Friday, February 07, 2014

Inviting people to ignore you is the best and most considerate way to make generous use of hashtags during major and heavily tweeted public events.

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The Two Kinds Of Fairness, As Explained By 'Top Chef'

Thursday, February 06, 2014

'Fair' doesn't only mean following the rules, as one of TV's more popular competitive reality shows learned after crowning its winner.

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Song And Dance: Of Course Clay Aiken Is Running For Congress

Thursday, February 06, 2014

Sure, the instinctive response might be tittering when an American Idol runner-up runs for Congress, but we've got a long and storied history of just this kind of thing. Why not this guy?

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Bob And Linda Read Internet Movie Reviews, Part 1: American Hustle

Tuesday, February 04, 2014

We scoured the Internet to uncover the pros and cons of all nine Best Picture nominations. We kick off our video series with David O. Russell's period drama American Hustle.

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Not-stalgia: Why I Don't Miss 'Seinfeld'

Monday, February 03, 2014

The Super Bowl ad wars included a salute to one of the most popular sitcoms of the '90s. But it's time to come clean.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman And The Blessings Of Friction

Monday, February 03, 2014

Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died Sunday, after a career in which he stepped back from both likeability and villainy to explore a different kind of connection with audiences.

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Yes, Jesse Eisenberg Should Absolutely Play Lex Luthor

Friday, January 31, 2014

Don't dismiss the idea of Jesse Eisenberg being a great Luthor โ€” he's played a pretty impressive megalomaniac before.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: A Grammys Postmortem And Reality TV In Middle Age

Friday, January 31, 2014

On this week's show, we dive into the Grammy Awards, including the performances, the winners and losers, and the very complicated conversations about cultural spaces that followed.

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I Like Big Trucks And I Cannot Lie: Cars, Trucks, And The Lady Brain

Thursday, January 30, 2014

A recent survey says women like men who drive pickup trucks. We dig deeper. (Well, of course we do.)

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A Story About A Little-Known Song In A Little-Known Movie That Got A Big Oscar Nod

Thursday, January 30, 2014

The Academy rescinded a nomination for Best Original Song. Why? An Academy music executive, who wrote the song, was a bit too enthusiastic about campaigning for it.

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