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The Survival of the Wealthy and Tardigrades: This Week's Recommended Reading

Here at Flavorwire, we pride ourselves on not only publishing excellent writing, but also keeping an eye on other great work from around the web. This may be a predominantly arts/culture-centric website, but given the immediate gravity of U.S. 1,373 more words

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Books: The Sound of Gravel and T.V. (the Book)

The Sound of Gravel by Ruth Wariner

This is a great book.  It is the autobiography of Ruth Wariner,  the daughter of a Polygamist cult leader shot to death by his brother when she was only three months old.  665 more words

Critics that Matter review: Silence – Slate (100) by Dana Stevens; Rogerebert (100) by Matt Zoller Seitz; New York Magazine (90) by David Edelstein; Indiewire… 10 more words

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Knight of Cups: Another Malick Cinematic Painting

Terrence Malick has only made seven films as a director since 1973.  Three of those movies have come since 2011.  His latest cinematic enigma is “Knight of Cups” featuring Christian Bale as Rick, a promising Hollywood screenwriter who is caught up in the sensual promises of hedonism and the celebrity lifestyle.  1,442 more words

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Movie Review: "Snowden"

The single best moment of the “Snowden” press screening came after the movie had concluded. It occurred during a Q&A which featured the film’s stars, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Shailene Woodley; its director, Oliver Stone; and the man himself, Edward Snowden (this last over the internet from Russia). 675 more words

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Staff Picks: 'The Oliver Stone Experience,' Amoeba Music, Jessamyn Stanley

Need a great book to read, album to listen to, or TV show to get hooked on? The Flavorwire team is here to help: in this weekly feature, our editorial staffers recommend the cultural object or experience they’ve enjoyed most in the past seven days. 1,124 more words

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