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  1. math
    An Important Note About Marry Me’s Math Competition in Peoria, IllinoisIt is the only part of the film that makes sense, yet it also fails spectacularly.
  2. math
    Do They Have Enough Champagne in Death on the Nile to Fill the Nile?Let’s do some math.
  3. election 2020
    CNN Anchor Forced to Endure Terror of Doing Math on Live TVThat little notepad will not save him.
  4. math
    When Will the Fifth Indiana Jones Movie Take Place? A Vulture InvestigationUsing the power of math to explore the strange timeline of the Indiana Jones universe.
  5. math!
    The Insane Amount of Money The Big Bang Theory Stars Will Have Made by Season 12CBS is now spending about $10 million per episode to make its massively popular show.
  6. q.e.d.
    Math Says Tyrion Is the Most Important on GoTThanks, math!
  7. casting couch
    Taraji P. Henson to Play NASA MathematicianIn Hidden Figures.
  8. Simon Rich Reads Some Math Problems from His Book ‘Ant Farm’ Here’s the second installment of IFC’s web series Funny People Reading Books, this time featuring former SNL writer and creator of the […]
  9. movie math
    All the Curses in Wolf of Wall Street, in ChartsBecause this is important.
  10. math
    How Long Was the Runway in Fast and Furious 6?We tried to calculate it and (spoiler alert) it’s super long.
  11. clickables
    Watch the Good Will Hunting Math Problem Explained SimplyMath!
  12. game of thrones
    Watch Game of Thrones for Math NerdsGood point about the favorite female character thing, though.
  13. blank ain’t one
    A Mathematical Analysis of Jay-Z’s (Fake) Decision Not to Use the Word BitchCharts!
  14. math
    Kanye and Jay-Z Performed ‘Ni**as in Paris’ for 613.2 Minutes This YearThat’s 2,183 “Crays.”
  15. braaaaaains
    Did The Walking Dead Have Fewer Zombies This Season?Or did it just feel that way? We got our stopwatch and found out.
  16. mixtapes
    ‘1+1,’ ‘2+2= 5,’ ‘1% of One,’ and 19 Other Songs With Mathematical Operations in the TitleInspired by the queen of math, Beyoncé.
  17. math
    TV Arithmetic: Breaking Down the Judges of The VoiceWhere have we seen these personalities before?
  18. clickables
    Help Glee’s Mr. Schuester With His MathOops.
  19. math
    TV Arithmetic: Breaking Down The KillingTwo parts ‘Prime Suspect’ + one part Tommy Carcetti, and so on.
  20. clickables
    Try to Solve These Movie Math Brain TeasersIs one of these ‘Limitless’?
  21. clickables
    Learn Why Pi (the Number) Is WrongBut happy Pi Day anyway.
  22. clickables
    Read a Super-Thorough Breakdown of the Number of Days Bill Murray Relived in Groundhog DayThe evidence is really quite compelling.
  23. math
    Will How Do You Know Make Back Its Budget?It cost Sony $120 million dollars, so who knows!
  24. Using Math and Nerdery to Look a Bit Too Closely at Comedy CommunitiesAre you ready to overthink comedy? Erik Voss used mathematical equations and Venn diagrams to examine the types of people who do comedy and how […]
  25. math
    Vulture’s Math-Based Guide to Clint Eastwood MoviesHow can you tell if a Clint movie will be a masterpiece or a disaster? We’ve come up with a handy formula!
  26. math
    Is This the Worst Movie Weekend of 2010?Just be glad it’s not January 22.
  27. math
    Who Is the Biggest Adam Sandler Loyalist? Vulture Does the MathWho stands above all as Sandler’s most loyal lieutenant, with the largest percentage of their work coming in Sandler-related projects?
  28. math
    Which War Gave Us the Best Movies?World War II may have been the United States’ greatest war — but has it inspired the best movies?
  29. math
    Were These the Most Boring Oscars Ever?A Vulture investigation!
  30. math
    How Oscar Ballots Are CountedYou wouldn’t understand.
  31. charts
    The Beatles Remasters: A Chart-Based AnalysisWhich Beatle benefits most from remastering? Which box set should you buy, mono or stereo?
  32. math
    David Archuleta Massacres David Cook on Albums ChartArchuleta’s No. 2, but Cook could only manage an embarrassing No. 3.
  33. math
    Do Ratings Matter for ‘30 Rock’ This Season?Probably not!
  34. math
    What Is a $125 Million Settlement With Google Worth to Publishers?Publishers are $125 million richer than they were last week thanks to a settlement with Google over its copyright-breaking Library Search program — what could they buy?
  35. math
    How Will NBC Cut $500 Million?Vulture has obtained a confidential NBC pie chart with the details on the network’s upcoming budget cuts.
  36. countdown
    Will This Fall’s Movies Be As Depressing As Last Fall’s? Vulture InvestigatesWill we survive 2008? Or will this year’s crop of movies be even more dour than last year’s?
  37. apropos of nothing
    Is ‘The Happening’ So Bad It Defeats Math?Could bad buzz somehow be affecting ‘The Happening”s Metascore beyond the laws of mathematics?