Tomorrow, I am moderating a conversation with Richard Linklater to mark the release of his new movie, “Boyhood.” In that spirit, our question of the day is: What is your favorite pop culture about the great state of Texas? If you all say “Friday Night Lights,” I am going to think you are boring. And of course, if you have anything you are dying to know about Linklater, please do let me know.
•The never-ending struggle between my Red Sox and the Yankees adds an internet culture-fueled new chapter.
•Millennials are the latest victims of voter suppression tactics.
•Maisie Williams wants to stick to action roles.
•A television writer known as an ally to the gay community finally comes out himself.
•The Academy stiffens the requirement for how often documentary films must be screened in order to be eligible for nominations.
•The NFL concussion settlement might finally get approved.
•Gay athletes shot a secret documentary at the Sochi Olympics.
•I am not sure I would be able to trust “Game of Thrones” wine enough to drink it.
•A lovely, even-more-melancholy-than-the-original cover of “Born in the USA”: