John McClane sneering at the title of the newest Die Hard film You won't be able to tell, superficially, that Bruce Willis has aged--his level of baldness has remained unchanged since the mid-90s--but there are some signs of wear and tear on the newest, fifth iteration of the long-running Die Hard ... More >>
The Big To-Do continues their mastery of current Southern affairs
--The long-shelved video for Modest Mouse's "King Rat," directed by Heath Ledger before he died, premiered yesterday. The video imagines a world with a talking sun where whales commandeer ships and hunt, kill, and skin humans. No worries, though: profits from the video will go to environmenta ... More >>
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Don your hyphens, hipsters!
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Midwestern rock critic and greatest living American writer defeat their designations
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