Jay Z and Marina Abromovic eye to eye.
Health care law raises pressure on public unions.
11 TV characters who weren’t supposed to live.
Ben Whishaw star “marries” his gay partner, and they are both “so happy and proud.”
Matt Zoller Seitz on Breaking Bad’s final season.
Sight & Sound offers a full primer on the essay film.
Uncas Blythe discusses vulgar auteurism over at MUBI.
Nick Pinkerton gets his punk on in his latest Bombast column.
The trailer for Diablo Cody’s directorial debut Paradise:
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