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New ‘TV’ Is a Lot Like TV

New ‘TV’ Is a Lot Like TV

New ‘TV’ Is a Lot Like TV New ‘TV’ Is a Lot Like TV There are understandable reasons for most of this. Netflix and most other internet video services grafted existing business approaches or behaviors onto the web. They’re also buying programming in many cases from the same companies that sell stuff for conventional TV channels and theaters. I also …

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt says ‘a lot of pop culture is pornographic – we put labels on people and objectify them’

Joseph Gordon-Levitt says ‘a lot of pop culture is pornographic – we put labels on people and objectify them’

Joseph Gordon-Levitt says ‘a lot of pop culture is pornographic – we put labels on people and objectify them’ Joseph Gordon-Levitt says ‘a lot of pop culture is pornographic – we put labels on people and objectify them’ Joseph Gordon-Levitt has suggested that the way much of pop culture only portrays the surface level of its subject is “pornographic”. In …

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‘A Lot of Bad News Out There’: Parenting in a Pandemic

‘A Lot of Bad News Out There’: Parenting in a Pandemic

‘A Lot of Bad News Out There’: Parenting in a Pandemic ‘A Lot of Bad News Out There’: Parenting in a Pandemic BANGKOK — I didn’t want to be that parent, the one who talks about how when I was a child I had to walk uphill both ways, in the snow, just to get to school. For one thing, …

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Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron reveal feud on Mad Max set: ‘There was a lot of tension’

Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron reveal feud on Mad Max set: ‘There was a lot of tension’

Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron reveal feud on Mad Max set: ‘There was a lot of tension’ Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron reveal feud on Mad Max set: ‘There was a lot of tension’ Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron have opened up about their infamous feud on the set of Mad Max: Fury Road. The two actors starred in the …

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‘It’s a lot of money’: Democrats pitch Fox News listeners monthly $2,000 payments during pandemic

'It's a lot of money': Democrats pitch Fox News listeners monthly $2,000 payments during pandemic

‘It’s a lot of money’: Democrats pitch Fox News listeners monthly $2,000 payments during pandemic ‘It’s a lot of money’: Democrats pitch Fox News listeners monthly $2,000 payments during pandemic As House Democrats coalesce around a proposal for monthly direct cash payments of $2,000 during the coronavirus pandemic, Congressman Tim Ryan made an overture to Fox News listeners on Tuesday for his recent …

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Desperate for Wi-Fi, Many Have Nowhere to Go but a Parking Lot

Desperate for Wi-Fi, Many Have Nowhere to Go but a Parking Lot

Desperate for Wi-Fi, Many Have Nowhere to Go but a Parking Lot Desperate for Wi-Fi, Many Have Nowhere to Go but a Parking Lot As the sun set on a recent evening in Rutherfordton, N.C., the author Beth Revis drove her green S.U.V. into the parking lot of a closed elementary school and connected to the building’s free Wi-Fi. Then, …

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David Najem Has Been Reading a Lot, but He’d Rather Be Playing Soccer

David Najem Has Been Reading a Lot, but He’d Rather Be Playing Soccer

David Najem Has Been Reading a Lot, but He’d Rather Be Playing Soccer David Najem Has Been Reading a Lot, but He’d Rather Be Playing Soccer People throughout the sports world, from athletes to arena staff members, tell The New York Times how their lives have changed during the coronavirus pandemic. The professional soccer player David Najem has not put …

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A Lot Has Changed in 50 Years, Off Paris Stages and On

A Lot Has Changed in 50 Years, Off Paris Stages and On

A Lot Has Changed in 50 Years, Off Paris Stages and On A Lot Has Changed in 50 Years, Off Paris Stages and On PARIS — Theater rarely pauses to mull over its past. What happens when the curtain rises next is the main preoccupation of stage artists and critics. Keeping up with the huge number of productions on offer …

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Feminism Means a Lot of Things, and This Book Contains Them All

Feminism Means a Lot of Things, and This Book Contains Them All

Fahs has ordered the text thematically, with sections like “Queer/Trans” and “Anticapitalist/Anarchist.” She includes blog posts and charter statements, along with self-described manifestos whose demands include the abolition of currency and the elimination of men. The earliest text, from 1851, is a speech by Sojourner Truth; the most recent, from 2018, is a poem titled “Occupy Menstruation.” Many of the …

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Valencia Took Swift Action on Coronavirus, Then Took a Lot of Heat

Valencia Took Swift Action on Coronavirus, Then Took a Lot of Heat

LONDON — Anil Murthy had already been facing a barrage of criticism. But as a former diplomat for Singapore, Murphy, the president of Valencia, a top soccer team in Spain, was ready for most of the barbs directed his way for imposing restrictions on access to the club’s players. On Feb. 29, however, the complaints became more personal. His 13-year-old …

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