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Mini: Future-Crime-o-Rama

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The procedurals we'd like to see relocated to the not-so-distant future.

2 Min

Nov 17, 2017

S01.E22: Leave It to Beaver

Go Pirates: Veronica Mars

The good guys find answers -- and serious trouble -- in the fantastic first-season finale.

68 Min

Nov 17, 2017

Justice League

Slate's Spoiler Specials

Dana Stevens and Jonathan Fischer spoil Justice League

27 Min

Nov 17, 2017

#68: Comedian Hari Kondabolu

Slate's Represent

On his new documentary, "The Problem With Apu."

51 Min

Nov 16, 2017

#657: Lady Bird / Justice League / Top 5 Female-Directed Debuts

Filmspotting

Looking for negative takes on Greta Gerwig's directing debut? Look elsewhere.

97 Min

Nov 17, 2017

Mini: Getting Called Up From The Minors

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Swapping out protagonists for minor characters who are more compelling.

3 Min

Nov 16, 2017

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Podcast
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55 min
Nov 16, 2017
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A deep dive into Greta Gerwig's delightful directing debut and how its nostalgic look back at the early 2000s compares with Zwigoff's '01 effort.

92 min
Nov 15, 2017
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Two Drag Race alumnae launch a sketch show on Viceland, and Mark Blankenship's here to talk about it!

53 min
Nov 15, 2017
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Sarah D. Bunting and Eve Batey wonder whether a supercomputer, a smoker, and some circumstantial evidence is enough to crack a 50-year-old case.

29 min
Nov 15, 2017
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As The Menendez Murders comes to a close, Tara and Sarah render their verdicts on the finale's accidental insights, and the season as a whole.

46 min
Nov 14, 2017
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Josh talks "Future Man", "The Hunger Games", & "The Disaster Artist"!

2 min
Nov 14, 2017
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Debra Messing's Instagram cucumbers inspire TV characters' snacky posts.

13 min
Nov 14, 2017
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Mary and Laura take a chance with the Sunday School money.

57 min
Nov 14, 2017
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Greta Gerwig's delightful directing debut gets paired with Thora Birch's iconoclastic Enid from Terry Zwigoff's coming of age comedy.

3 min
Nov 13, 2017
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Casting current TV actors as our younger -- and older -- selves.

3 min
Nov 10, 2017
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Other shows' casts on baking-show competitions.

69 min
Nov 10, 2017
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The season's penultimate episode, 'A Trip To The Dentist,' spits out some ugly truths as <em>Veronica Mars</em> investigates her own assault.

53 min
Nov 10, 2017
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Gardner talks Season 2 and personally connecting with her character, Charley Bordelon.

66 min
Nov 10, 2017
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Adam and Josh celebrate the joyous new film from Agnes Varda, plus Josh weighs in on the latest from Todd Haynes and Yorgos Lanthimos.

54 min
Nov 9, 2017
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Kenneth Branagh talks "Murder on the Orient Express", "Thor", and more!

2 min
Nov 9, 2017
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TV characters who need evil twins.

98 min
Nov 8, 2017
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Or is it just childish? Stephanie Green returns to talk Showtime's new cringe comedy, plus Detroiters and an odd Game Time!

37 min
Nov 8, 2017
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Smash-ologists Tara Ariano, Kevin O'Keeffe, and Adam Grosswirth play judge and jury for a Lifetime movie and the next great crime-story musical!

30 min
Nov 8, 2017
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The jury puts the 'deliberate' back in 'deliberations,' and the Harry Hamlinassaince continues, on Law & Order: True Crime.

4 min
Nov 7, 2017
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Casting a net for the TV characters most likely to lie online...for love, and then a question mark.

16 min
Nov 7, 2017
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What if Ingalls, but rich? And what if Olesons, but poor?

84 min
Nov 7, 2017
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David Sims of the Atlantic and the Blank Check podcast joins Alison to talk Noah Baumbach’s latest.

54 min
Nov 7, 2017
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Lugosi and Karloff, the two stars made by Universal’s monster movies, made eight films together.

40 min
Nov 6, 2017
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Zeke Smith talks about working with GLAAD and CBS to shape the media response to his outing, and what he's doing now that the show is over.

2 min
Nov 6, 2017
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Finding new TV slots Det. John Munch can fill.

41 min
Nov 3, 2017
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Dana Stevens, Dan Kois, and Jonathan Fischer discuss Marvel and Taika Waititi's Thor: Ragnarok

54 min
Nov 3, 2017
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Q’orianka talks starring in Te’Ata, being typecast, and how her activism influences her work.

92 min
Nov 3, 2017
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Grab your hammer and take flight with Adam and Josh to the candy-colored, slaphappy world of Taika Waititi's "Thor: Ragnarok."

2 min
Nov 2, 2017
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Trying, despite current events, to keep Robert Guillaume alive just a little longer.

59 min
Nov 2, 2017
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Part two in a pairing of Dustin Hoffman career bookends.

33 min
Nov 2, 2017
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Listen to us overwork the details of the finale until we glaze over.

84 min
Nov 1, 2017
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Allison Lowe Huff returns with Rob Hartmann to talk about premium TV's latest Margaret Atwood adaptation!

40 min
Nov 1, 2017
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Dan Patrick Brady is back to discuss the season premiere and the show's 'talent' for asking stupidly obvious questions, plus 48 Hours on a wrongful conviction.

27 min
Nov 1, 2017
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Lyle and Erik finally reveal what made them fear for their lives on Law & Order True Crime; Tara and Sarah disagree on whether the show should have chosen a side.

49 min
Oct 31, 2017
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Taika Waititi talks "Thor: Ragnarok", "Akira", and more!

16 min
Oct 31, 2017
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As if their entire pioneer lives aren't basically one giant camping trip.

52 min
Oct 31, 2017
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Separated by five decades, two tales of neurotics gone wild featuring the great Dustin Hoffman.

54 min
Oct 31, 2017
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After twenty years as a journeyman actor/laborer, Boris Karloff became an instant superstar as the Monster in Frankenstein (1931).

3 min
Oct 30, 2017
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If Billy On The Street's too busy, which celebs should succeed him with a comedy game show?

2 min
Oct 30, 2017
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Casting Robert Zemeckis's live-action adaptation.

40 min
Oct 28, 2017
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Katya Zamolodchikova talks about her new Viceland show with Trixie Mattel, stealing $20,000 to pay for drugs, and getting paid to sleep with men while in drag.

3 min
Oct 28, 2017
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Transplanting current casts into the '90s Must See TV lineup.

43 min
Oct 27, 2017
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We break down the cast of All Stars 3.

2 min
Oct 27, 2017
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In the spirit of OOTLANDARRR, reuniting TV soulmates via time travel.

48 min
Oct 27, 2017
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Veronica Mars busts a hound-napping ring -- and a nice young man's heart.

45 min
Oct 27, 2017
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On her directorial debut, the short film, "The Tale of Four."

117 min
Oct 27, 2017
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The late George A. Romero kicked off his career making a horror classic. An in-depth review of "Dead" and more horror directing debuts.

90 min
Oct 25, 2017
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Jeff Drake returns to talk about Hulu's docu on The Dana Carvey Show, plus a Better Things Canon -- and Dave's back!

33 min
Oct 25, 2017
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The bakers serve up a really big choux on patisserie week!

26 min
Oct 25, 2017
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The trial is underway on Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders, but Tara Ariano and Sarah D. Bunting have objections.

14 min
Oct 24, 2017
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Mr. Edwards almost allows the Sanderson kids to get split up because he's scared of being vulnerable.

62 min
Oct 24, 2017
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With Dracula (1931), Bela Lugosi instantly became the first horror star of sound cinema.

2 min
Oct 24, 2017
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Sending other shows' TV casts to The Good Place to receive their just deserts.

68 min
Oct 24, 2017
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French vet school is really intense.

30 min
Oct 24, 2017
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Zeke Thomas talks about how prevalent sexual assault is in the gay community.

41 min
Oct 23, 2017
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Adrianne talks "The Orville", "Friday Night Lights", and playing Wonder Woman!

4 min
Oct 23, 2017
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Choosing the stars MTV should cast on its next season of The Challenge.

2 min
Oct 20, 2017
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Putting four TV moms on the road and seeing what mischief ensues.

33 min
Oct 20, 2017
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Twists and plot developments in the fourth and final season of Halt and Catch Fire.

39 min
Oct 20, 2017
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On the Netflix documentary, "The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson," and who gets to tel trans stories

2 min
Oct 19, 2017
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Pitching episode plots for a hypothetical new entry in the Law & Order franchise.

52 min
Oct 19, 2017
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Pitching episode plots for a hypothetical new entry in the Law & Order franchise.

23 min
Oct 19, 2017
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The bakers go back in time with recipes from yesteryear.

64 min
Oct 18, 2017
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The conversation continues with mixed reactions to 2049 and the many ways the new film is informed by its predecessor.

24 min
Oct 18, 2017
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We all know it and love it -- but the The Haunted Mansion at Disneyland actually had a fraught 12-year long development where many people wondered if the ride would ever get built.

35 min
Oct 18, 2017
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Sarah D. Bunting and AB Chao go back to the '70s with the beginning of the FBI's profiling program, and a series of unsolved murders in Texas.

22 min
Oct 17, 2017
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Leslie and Jill dig into Lyle and Erik's sexual abuse claims in E04; Sarah and Tara break it down!

26 min
Oct 17, 2017
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What Weinstein fallout tells us about how we respond to sexual harassment and assault.

3 min
Oct 17, 2017
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Choosing the books showrunners should make their own.

12 min
Oct 17, 2017
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With their mother dying, Pa promises to find the Sanderson kids a new home.

56 min
Oct 17, 2017
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Only one of these films is a replicant.

36 min
Oct 16, 2017
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Bela Lugosi and Boris Karloff were two middle-aged, foreign, struggling actors who became huge stars thanks to Dracula and Frankenstein, the first two of a trend of monster movie hits released by Universal Studios during the 1930s.

2 min
Oct 16, 2017
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Picking the shows that deserve to get real Lowe.

44 min
Oct 16, 2017
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Sarah Silverman talks her new Hulu show, "Battle of the Sexes", and more!

8 min
Oct 13, 2017
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Will Jay Pharoah's Showtime sitcom live in infamy?

67 min
Oct 13, 2017
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Guest host Lani Diane Rich helps Sarah and John untangle the many heart-strings of Veronica Mars S01.E18.

63 min
Oct 13, 2017
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A review of "Tangerine" director Sean Baker's acclaimed new film, plus Adam's conversation with the director.

2 min
Oct 12, 2017
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The TV dealbreakers that could pre-empt a friendship.

35 min
Oct 11, 2017
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The bakers are baking away -- in more than one sense -- in Margheritaville.

34 min
Oct 11, 2017
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Alan Sepinwall on Dick Wolf's latest unscripted crime show, plus choosing which crime producer should tackle legendary cases.

25 min
Oct 11, 2017
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As the defense team starts gathering ammunition, a revelation from Erik may change the game. Sarah and Tara have your verdict on E03!

64 min
Oct 11, 2017
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Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan -- a.k.a. The Fug Girls -- join us to break down the latest Carrington shenanigans, and find out who's the Queen Of TV Iconic Fashions Mountain.