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Hating the Chainsmokers Is Predictable and Tiresome and Stupid and Dumb

The Chainsmokers are a band with a cool name, but unfortunately, they’re just two fratty dudes who love pussy. They craft algorithmically commercialized pop music to…

‘Fosse/Verdon’ Is a Portrait of a Marriage Nobody Wants, Except Them

It’s stupid to judge other people’s romantic relationships. What works for one couple won’t work for another — and it’s not as if yours isn’t…

‘Stop Making Sense’ and Our Other All-Time Favorite Concert Films

This weekend saw the release of Amazing Grace, the terrific, long-awaited documentary that chronicles the making of Aretha Franklin’s epochal 1972 gospel album of the…

If You Blast Skrillex, Mosquitoes Will Stop Biting You (Also, Humping)

The human body: An inspiring biological work of art? Or a meaty sack of germs and fluids? Either way, there’s still a lot we don’t…