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July 19, 2017

The women of ‘Twin Peaks: The Return’ deserve better

The first two seasons of David Lynch and Mark Frost's classic '90s show dealt with sexism and violence toward women — but the revival just feels gratuitous.

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington was open about his pain. That doesn’t make his death less shocking.

“If it wasn’t for music, I’d be dead,” Bennington once said. “One hundred percent.”

Debate: Is director Christopher Nolan the best or the worst filmmaker of our time?

Mic asked two staff members to debate the relative merits of award-winning director Christopher Nolan and his movies.

Please stop hating on ‘The Dark Knight Rises’

Christopher Nolan's final Batman film is simply not as bad as some fans think.

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington dead at 41

The singer leaves behind his wife and six children.
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Lena Dunham’s role on ‘American Horror story’ is not the end of the world

'AHS' fans have unleashed a tidal wave of vitriol following Dunham's addition to the cast.

It’s time for Steve Whitmire to let Kermit the Frog go

The veteran puppeteer is having a tough time relinquishing his 27-year relationship with the famous Muppet.
June 28, 2017

Women are dressing up as handmaids to protest the GOP health care bill.

‘The Vampire Diaries’ ending could be what saves ‘The Originals’

The end of 'The Vampire Diaries' could mean a new beginning for 'The Originals.'

Let’s needlessly overthink these ‘Game of Thrones’ photos from “Stormborn”

Sam's still at the Citadel, looking miserable.
July 19, 2017

BBC just shut down every misogynist mad about a female Doctor Who

The Doctor was always destined to become a woman.

June 28, 2017

These are the real-life Game of Thrones locations

Noah Hawley is a busy man. Here’s a running list of everything he’s working on.

I hope he finds time to, like, sleep and be with family.

19 must-see panels and events at San Diego Comic-Con this year

Comic-Con can be overwhelming. This list will give you the highlights.

Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Shape of Water’ looks like ‘Okja’ with fish-people

A trailer for Guillermo del Toro's next movie touches on animal rights themes.
July 19, 2017

Why the 2017 backlash to Ben Affleck’s 1997 man-on-man kissing comments is misjudged

Is it fair to hold someone accountable for foolish remarks they made 20 years ago?

“Despacito” may have just officially become the future of pop

Daddy Yankee, Luis Fonsi and Justin Bieber's hit collaboration has slowly taken over pop.

‘The Disaster Artist’ trailer lives up to the best/worst scene in ‘The Room’

As Tommy Wiseau would say: "OH HAI MARK!"

 Euron Greyjoy could take the Iron Throne on this season of ‘Game of Thrones’

Fancy new threads or not, the murderous Iron Islander has his work cut out for him if he wants to rule over the Seven Kingdoms.

The ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ season 4 trailer is playing up the sex scandal

This new promo for the ABC reality series is pretty tasteless.