This past Sunday’s episode of The Simpsons, in which Bart won a Golden Globe and Oscar for his short film Angry Dad, parodied Pixar, awards season, Martin Scorsese’s cinephilia, and more.
One of New Zealand’s biggest cities lay in ruins Tuesday after a powerful earthquake toppled tall buildings and churches on a busy weekday.
Every two weeks, titans of the mediasphere give Nerve their music recommendations. This week: Our own Sal Cinquemani tells us which five albums we should be listening to right now.
Maryland Senate committee approves same-sex marriage bill.
What would Justice Clarence Thomas say if he found a pube in his Coke?
The Muriels, says Jim Emerson, boast a longer awards presentation than the Oscars. This year’s ceremony is now being hosted at Our Science Is Too Tight. Congrats to us for getting third place for Best Web-Based Criticism!
The government of Colonel Muammaar el-Qaddafi is beginning to falter.
Douglas Trumbull is making a comeback.
Kevin Lee and Steven Boone on the Digital Do It Yourself (DDIY) Wave:
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