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  1. comedy gold
    The Vampire Baseball Game in Twilight Is the Funniest Film Scene EverLet’s break it down frame by frame.
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    Jazz Icon Benny Golson on the Legendary ‘A Great Day in Harlem’ Photo“When I got up there, I saw all of my heroes, and then I wondered, Why in the heck am I here? Nobody really knows who I am.”
  3. anniversaries
    Carlito’s Way, Scarface, and Brian De Palma’s Fantasies of PowerWhere Scarface is a film of manic highs leading to a sudden stop, Carlito’s Way is a movie of regretful mornings after.
  4. reconsideration
    We Regret to Inform You That Little Women Is Not a Feminist NovelOn the 150th anniversary of Louisa May Alcott’s classic novel, critics are lining up to praise its pioneering feminism. They’re wrong.
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    Conan’s 25th Anniversary: O’Brien’s Writers on Their Favorite Moments“Only the writers knew how funny he was back then.”
  6. appreciations
    Harry Potter Turns 20. It’s Time Minerva McGonagall Got the Praise She Deserves.The baddest witch around.
  7. deep dives
    How Coming to America Flipped the Script on Eddie Murphy’s CareerThe film would influence so much of what Murphy did in the years to follow — and continue to have a hold on contemporary audiences.
  8. Roger Rabbit Changed the Way Hollywood AnimatesThirty years later, the film is still influencing pop culture.
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    The Writers of Sex and the City Imagine Story Lines for a 2018 SeasonCharlotte and Miranda have found that making mom friendships is at least as hard as dating.
  10. Revisiting the Controversy Surrounding Scarface“I told Marty, and Marty said, ‘We’ll go to war with these people.’ And that’s what we did.”
  11. An Appreciation of Cowboy Bebop, 20 Years LaterBebop, like the jazz that inspired it, can never truly fall out of style.
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    Lauryn Hill Will Perform Miseducation at Pitchfork Festival for 20th AnniversaryYou know, if she shows up.
  13. ‘The Onion’ to Celebrate Its 30th Anniversary with a Festival Featuring […]The Onion is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a big comedy and arts festival this year. Set to take place in various Chicago venues from […]
  14. Were There Songs Better Than ‘Creep’ on Radiohead’s First Album?Twenty-five years later, the band’s debut, Pablo Honey, still has plenty to offer.
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    The Best Episodes of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, RankedCelebrating the best series in the franchise on its 25th anniversary.
  16. Celebrating 20 Years of Comedy Duo Tom Scharpling and Jon WursterFor two decades, Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster have proven to be one of the most consistently funny and hardworking teams in comedy. The pair […]
  17. Dave Chappelle, Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan, and More Show Up in the […]Last month, Netflix announced that it added a Def Comedy Jam anniversary special called Def Comedy Jam 25, and today the streaming network […]
  18. anniversaries
    The Imperfect Innovation of Kanye West’s GraduationTen years after its release, Kanye West’s third album is a fascinating peek into the world of an artist in transition.
  19. ‘The Carol Burnett 50th Anniversary Special’ Will Air on CBS in DecemberCBS is celebrating the 50th anniversary of The Carol Burnett Show with a two-hour special set for December. Deadline reports that the network […]
  20. Steve Coogan Will Return to BBC with a New Alan Partridge Series and 25th […]Steve Coogan’s Alan Partidge is returning to the BBC with two new television projects. Deadline reports that BBC Two will air a one-hour Alan […]
  21. Netflix Adds a ‘Def Comedy Jam’ 25th Anniversary SpecialRussell Simmons’s Def Comedy Jam is set to celebrate its 25th anniversary with a new special on Netflix. The streaming network announced today […]
  22. Dr. Steve Brule and Will Forte Show Up in the Trailer for Tim and Eric’s […]Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim are celebrating the 10-year anniversary of Awesome Show this month with a half-hour Adult Swim special, and as […]
  23. The Five Stages of ‘South Park’This Sunday marks the 20th anniversary of the first episode of South Park. In the time since then, the animated comedy about four foul-mouthed […]
  24. Tim and Eric’s 10th Anniversary Special Airs on Adult Swim Later This MonthIf you were unable to attend one of the stops on Tim and Eric’s 10th anniversary tour this summer, you’re in luck, because Adult Swim is also […]
  25. Celebrating Ten Years of Funny or Die with CEO Mike FarahYou’ve probably heard by now that Funny or Die is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. The comedy behemoth founded by Adam McKay, Will […]
  26. Why David Wain’s ‘The Ten’ Is Still Sketch Gold Ten Years LaterThe perpetually adolescent campers of Camp Firewood are experiencing a ten-year reunion this week in Netflix’s Wet Hot American Summer: Ten […]
  27. Considering ‘The Simpsons Movie’ Ten Years LaterWhen I first heard that there was finally going to be a Simpsons movie in 2006, I approached it with cautious optimism. On one hand, my […]
  28. A Look Back at ‘Human Giant’s 24-Hour MTV Takeover, 10 Years LaterToday marks the 10-year anniversary of the Human Giant MTV 24-hour takeover. Starting at 12:00pm on May 18th, 2007 and ending at 12:00pm on May […]
  29. Ellen DeGeneres Celebrates the 20th Anniversary of ‘The Puppy Episode’This week marks the 20-year anniversary of “The Puppy Episode,” the now-famous two-part episode of Ellen DeGeneres’ ABC sitcom where her […]
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    Every Season of One Tree Hill, Ranked From Worst to BestRemembering all nine of its sometimes earnest, sometimes wack-a-doodle seasons.
  31. the sense of an ending
    Revisiting the Ending of Donnie Darko 16 Years LaterTwisty-turny timey-wimey stuff.
  32. Tim and Eric Are Going on Tour This Summer to Celebrate Their 10-Year […]Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim are going on tour. The comedy duo announced today that they will celebrate the 10-year anniversary of Awesome […]
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    How Toonami Became an Anime Gateway for MillennialsBehind the animation block on its 20th anniversary.
  34. Conner O’Malley and Seth Meyers Celebrate ‘Late Night’s Three-Year […]Last night marked the three-year anniversary of Late Night with Seth Meyers, and while Meyers didn’t have plans to mention it or talk about […]
  35. Is Wayne’s World Still Excellent 25 Years Later?Mike Myers and Tia Carrere consider the movie’s legacy on the eve of its rerelease.
  36. partying on
    Wayne’s World Coming to Theaters for AnniversaryWay.
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    U2 Announce Joshua Tree Anniversary TourBonnaroo will be their first time headlining a U.S. festival.
  38. anniversaries
    How the Grinch Who Stole Christmas Was MadeIt cost ten times more than similar animated films at the time.
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    Gene Hackman Was Hell on the Hoosiers SetJack Nicholson was the first choice for his role. 
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    An Ode to the Great Pumpkin’s Harsh RealitiesDoes anything good happen to Linus? No. But maybe that’s why this 50-year-old Halloween special perseveres.
  41. anniversaries
    Jenna and Channing Tatum Recreate Step Up DanceTen years and still stepping in an upward fashion.
  42. degrassi
    What Your Fave Degrassi Characters Are Doing NowThey made it through to adulthood.
  43. ‘South Park’ Celebrates 20 Seasons on Comedy Central with the New Ad […]South Park hits a milestone later this year when it airs its 20th season on Comedy Central, and to celebrate, the show put together this […]
  44. anniversaries
    15 Years Later, and Reese Witherspoon Is Still Queen of the ‘Bend and Snap’What, like it’s hard?
  45. anniversaries
    Marc Summers Returns for Double Dare AnniversaryDouble Dare: keeping the slime industry afloat since 1986.
  46. tv nostalgia
    Lauren Conrad’s Doing a The Hills SpecialBecause the rest was still unwritten.
  47. sxsw 2016
    SXSW Pens a Love Letter to the Ramones, 40 Years After Their Initial BlitzLinda Ramone, David Fricke, and more unpack the band’s legacy.
  48. anniversaries
    The Not Without My Daughter Problem“It ruined dating for every male Iranian of my generation.”
  49. The CW Will Air a ‘MADtv’ 20th Anniversary Special Next MonthNow that Saturday Night Live’s anniversary special has come and gone, another major network sketch show is set to celebrate its time on the air […]
  50. vulture quiz
    Lost Turns 10: Take Our Quiz and Guess the Character’s EyeballA real eye-opener.
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