The MTV Video Music Awards nominations have been announced and they’re actually decent.
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Singer-actor Tony Martin dies at 98.
Democrats draft gay-marriage platform.
Can you beat Dave Eggers, Andrew Sean Greer, Michael Cunningham, and others in Esquire’s 2012 Short Short Fiction Contest?
Colorado shooting victims wear Batman T-shirts to James Holmes court hearing.
Watch the trailer for the third season of Boardwalk Empire.
Marine Le Pen supporters may have been responsible for the protests following a recent 45-minute set by Madonna at Paris’s Olympia music hall.
AMC cancels The Killing.
And Showtime will end The Big C after four seasons of cancer-fueled laughter.
Lana Wachowski makes rare on-camera appearance to promote Cloud Atlas.
I don’t know, I’m getting a Fred Armisen vibe from Javier Bardem in the new Skyfall trailer:
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