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Pharrell's Sweet Tears, X-Files Tweet-union and More

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Here are the five unmissable things the internet gave us this week: A perfect pop song, an unbelievable drawing, and a good long cry.

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The Takeaway

Fame and Madness: Inside the Hemingway Legacy

Friday, November 01, 2013

Seven members of the Hemingway family have died by their own hands. Several have struggled with addiction. More than a few have been diagnosed with mental illness. The new documentary, “Running From Crazy,” looks at the Hemingway family’s tumultuous history, through the eyes of Mariel Hemingway. The film is produced by Oprah Winfrey, and directed by Oscar-winning filmmaker Barbara Kopple.

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The Takeaway

New Movie Releases of The Week: The Butler, Paranoia, Jobs, Kickass 2

Friday, August 16, 2013

This week’s big movie releases include the star-packed “Butler,” the biopic/Apple promo “Jobs,” the geeks-spying-on-geeks tech suspense thriller “Paranoia,” and the comic book sequel that swears like a sailor “Kickass 2.” As usual, the Movie Date team, Rafer Guzman and Kristen Meinzer weigh in with their thoughts.

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It's A Free Country ®

Who Had the Better Week—Cuomo or Christie?

Friday, March 30, 2012

Cuomo gets a budget deal done early, while Christie live-tweets a Bruce Springsteen concert.

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Slate Culture Gabfest

Slate: The Culture Gabfest, Optimization of Selfhood Edition

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

In this week's Culture Gabfest, our critics Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, Julia Turner, and June Thomas discuss a new biography of Oprah, the Data-Driven Life as quantified by Gary Wolf, and the new film Please Give from director Nicole Holofcener.

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On Being

Eckhart Tolle — The Power of Now [remix]

Thursday, October 08, 2009

One of today's most influential spiritual teachers shares his youthful experience of depression and despair — suffering that led him to his own spiritual breakthrough, and ultimately, freedom and peace of mind. He also explicates his view of what he calls

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On Being

[Unedited] Eckhart Tolle With Krista Tippett

Thursday, October 08, 2009

One of today's most influential spiritual teachers shares his youthful experience of depression and despair — suffering that led him to his own spiritual breakthrough, and ultimately, freedom and peace of mind. He also explicates his view of what he calls

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