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‘The Man Standing Next’ Director on Following’Parasite’ as Korea’s Next Oscar Contender

The historic victory of “Parasite” at last year’s Oscars has put Korean cinema under a brighter spotlight than ever before. Now…

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“The Poison in This Was Donald Trump”: Pennsylvania’s Attorney General Talks Insurrection, Elections, and Consequences

Josh Shapiro breaks down the legal fallout from the deadly Capitol attack and protecting democracy in the post-Trump era.

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Hulu’s ‘The Ultimate Playlist of Noise’ is a lesson in how not to write a female love interest

I was a little worried about Hulu's recent film release, The Ultimate Playlist of Noise, even before I watched it.…

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Nielsen says ‘The Office’ was the most popular streaming series of 2020

Because streaming services only release viewership numbers selectively, and because each one uses its own methodology, it can be hard…

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Lana Del Rey Says’The Madness of Trump Needed to Happen’ to Get America to Uncover Its’Greatest Problem’

Lana Del Rey addressed the controversy surrounding her Chemtrails Over the Country Club album cover and the U.S. Capitol riot during a BBC Radio…

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‘The failed experiment of self-regulation’: UK urged to adopt robust approach to HFSS foods

In the UK, the majority of adults are overweight or obese. According to recent NHS data, 67% of men and…

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“The clock is ticking”: Trump’s powers are failing him in his White House final days

President Trump’s caught-on-tape effort to bully the Georgia secretary of state shows that the powers Trump used to cajole his…

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‘The truth of history is unbiased’: Ken Makin on race, justice, and hope (audio)

Ken Makin on race, justice, and hope Loading the player... Monitor editors hear from a lot of writers who are…

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‘The Midnight Sky’ Film Review: George Clooney Saves the Universe in Patchwork Sci-Fi Saga

Philippe Antonello/Netflix There’s a lot that’s frustrating about George Clooney’s new film “The Midnight Sky,” from its egregious borrowing from…

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