Jesús Franco passes away at 82.
A painful payment for Afghan debt: a six-year-old daughter.
Madonna is a billionaire and doesn’t care about her homeless brother.
Except he sounds like a douche and, according to Forbes, she’s not a billionaire.
New law spurs controversy, debate over genetically modified crops.
Michael Koresky takes a walk down memory lane.
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Matt Zoller Seitz reviews season three of Game of Thrones.
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Drake’s video for “5am in Toronto”:
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