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‘American Sniper’ exemplifies a new kind of war film

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    ‘American Sniper’ exemplifies a new kind of war film

    ‘American Sniper’ exemplifies a new kind of war film

    Is ‘American Sniper’ pro- or antiwar? The confusion is inherent to its genre: the professional procedural.

    Björk’s wonderful and heart-rending ‘Vulnicura’

    Björk’s wonderful and heart-rending ‘Vulnicura’

    After the demise of her long-term relationship, the singer doesn’t hold back on her new album.

    A guide to the ‘American Sniper’ culture wars controversy

    A guide to the ‘American Sniper’ culture wars controversy

    “So they think it’s some jingoistic thing,” screenwriter Jason Hall said. “I would challenge that in a big way.“

    Sam Smith stole a Tom Petty song

    Sam Smith stole a Tom Petty song

    “Stay With Me” = “Won’t Back Down,” if you haven’t noticed. A look at rock’s other great ripoffs.

    Elon Musk explains the science behind his ‘Simpsons’ appearance

    Elon Musk explains the science behind his ‘Simpsons’ appearance

    This is why you can’t use an electric rocket to reach orbit, according to rocket man Musk.

    A limited program and an inscrutable pianist at the Phillips

    A limited program and an inscrutable pianist at the Phillips

    Though his finger-work shone, French musician Alexandre Tharaud didn’t reveal personality in the music.

    After the BET Honors, it’s the after party at Joe’s Stone Crab

    After the BET Honors, it’s the after party at Joe’s Stone Crab

    You couldn’t miss the tidal wave of star power.

    ‘Black-ish’ is an Obama ‘favorite’

    ‘Black-ish’ is an Obama ‘favorite’

    The show’s premise has struck a chord with Michelle Obama and daughter Sasha.

    Kimye and Ne-Yo hit the BET Honors while Obama sips coffee in India: Which VIP had the best weekend?

    The 2015 awards show lit up Washington with visits from some out-of-town celebs.

    NGA ensembles take on a timely madrigal in fine style

    Monteverdi’s “Duel of Tancred and Clorinda” is the centerpiece of an extremely satisfying program.

    Celebs (like Mark Ruffalo and Chloe Sevigny) may be ready for Elizabeth Warren

    Celebs (like Mark Ruffalo and Chloe Sevigny) may be ready for Elizabeth Warren

    The actors were among those attending a New York event for the non-presidential candidate.

    Did Joe Biden confess to Ellen that he’s bored at SOTU? Or that he’s Obama’s work husband?

    Did Joe Biden confess to Ellen that he’s bored at SOTU? Or that he’s Obama’s work husband?

    The Veep says he’s an honorary member of the “good wives club.“

    After ‘Meet the Press,’ Kareem Abdul Jabbar dines at the Palm

    After ‘Meet the Press,’ Kareem Abdul Jabbar dines at the Palm

    The NBA legend refuels after his Sunday talk show appearance.

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