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A list of the most impactful TV moments.
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Is a national digital library possible?
The Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art is fighting for its survival.
Great opening sentences from classic fantasy novels.
Italo Calvino on why you should read the classics.
10 famous literary characters based on real people.
Neil Gaiman has signed a 5 book deal to write YA novels.
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They are definitely making The Hangover, Part 3.
Johnny Depp will be in Wes Anderson’s next movie.
31 bizarre foreign titles for American movies.
10 reasons why the number 13 is so unlucky.
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The inside story of Netflix’s really bad year.
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A survey of awkward couples in art history.
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