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Appreciations

  1. close reads
    High Maintenance and the Aspirational Kindness of The GuyHe’s a testament to thoughtful living through the sheer act of treating strangers with basic decency.
  2. appreciations
    A Eulogy for the Dearly Departed One Day at a TimeEven though Netflix canceled it, this sitcom mattered.
  3. vulture lists
    Every Oscar Isaac Movie Role, Ranked (by How Much I Want to Marry His Character)More like P-oh Daaaamn-eron.
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    Luke Perry’s Most Essential Beverly Hills 90210 EpisodesAs Dylan McKay, Perry was effortlessly cool but approachable. These episodes show what made him so integral to the teen soap’s legacy.
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    Now That You Is on Netflix, You Should All Worship Peach SalingerDon’t steal her Ozma of Oz.
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    The Hall of Fame Scene in A League of Their Own Will Always Be Sob-InducingWe’re all for one. We’re one for all. We’re All-American.
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    Save Detroiters, the Most Brilliantly Stupid Show on TVSeth Meyers loves Detroiters so much, he wrote this for us.
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    SpongeBob SquarePants and the Indestructible Faith of ImaginationAlways hold on to your magic pencil, kids, and remember that mayonnaise is not an instrument.
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    Everything You Wanted to Know About Andy Warhol in Eight WorksAn appreciation of an American revolutionary, ahead of the Whitney’s can’t-miss new retrospective.
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    Elton John Is Not the Man They Think He Is at HomeHe’s sold 150 million albums and been famous for five decades. But do we really know him?
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    Why Burt Reynolds Was Such a Compelling Sex SymbolNo film better synthesizes his appeal than Boogie Nights.
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    Harry Potter Turns 20. It’s Time Minerva McGonagall Got the Praise She Deserves.The baddest witch around.
  13. close reads
    How André Holland Keeps Castle Rock AfloatHis deft performance is a voice of reason amid horror, bloodshed, and madness.
  14. appreciations
    Why Ice King Is Adventure Time’s Best CharacterHe wasn’t just an evil, crazy wizard.
  15. appreciations
    God Bless Young Christine Baranski in Mamma Mia! Here We Go AgainThe eerie accuracy of this actress is really quite something!
  16. appreciations
    In Praise of Alex Lawther’s Scene-Stealing Humor on Howards EndTibby is the funniest part of the period drama.
  17. An Appreciation of Cowboy Bebop, 20 Years LaterBebop, like the jazz that inspired it, can never truly fall out of style.
  18. obituaries
    Remembering John Mahoney, the Frasier Star With the Twinkle in His EyeOn Frasier and in his film roles, Mahoney’s exuberance shone brightly.
  19. close reads
    The Dangerous Beauty of Jude LawLaw is the ne plus ultra of actors who innately understand how beauty can add complexity to a role.