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Ideas, Arts, and Culture (page 5)

November 1, 2020 4:26 pm

Sean Connery, 1930-2020

He made everything he was in a little bit better than it had to be.
Sonny Bunch
November 1, 2020 5:30 am

Classical Music Isn’t Elitist

But some of its woke critics are.
Daniel Lelchuk
October 30, 2020 2:38 pm

Revisiting ‘The Wicker Man’

While it’s fashionable to treat the movie’s stick-in-the-mud cop as a villain, such sentiment is ludicrous.
Bill Ryan
October 29, 2020 5:30 am

The Keenly Felt Loss of Local Newspapers

When these vital community institutions disappear, there’s a lot that goes with them.
Andy Smarick
October 28, 2020 5:30 am

Where Do We Go from Here?

Sarah Cooper’s new Netflix special and Tim Heidecker’s new standup routine plot paths forward.
Sonny Bunch
October 27, 2020 5:30 am

When the QAnon Apocalypse Doesn’t Come

The aftermath of failed end times.
Thomas Lecaque
October 23, 2020 5:30 am

‘Right Stuff’ In Name Only

The Disney+ adaptation of Tom Wolfe’s masterpiece is a RINO.
Bill Ryan
October 16, 2020 10:00 am

In a World Without Movie Theaters …

Those cheering the demise of theatrical should consider the consequences of a full move to streaming.
James Emanuel Shapiro
October 11, 2020 5:30 am

How Influential Was Eddie Van Halen?

The legacy of the guitarist, who died of cancer last week at 65.
Nathan Smarick
September 25, 2020 5:30 am

Will We Heed Tocqueville’s Warnings?

Surveying the American political scene, he would be dismayed at the ignorance, lies, and lack of dialogue that prevent serious debate.
Aurelian Craiutu and Sheldon Gellar