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Reasonable Discussions: August 23 Reasonable Discussions: August 23

Here’s your weekly open thread, now operating under the rubric of Reasonable Discussions, as suggested by a few commenters. Thank you for making our site’s community vibrant, intelligent, and fun!

Tell us about your pop culture weekend: August 18-20 Tell us about your pop culture weekend: August 18-20

We’ve expanded the definition of AVQ&A—our weekly thought-starter—by asking you (and us) a simple question each week: What pop culture did you consume this weekend, and what did you think of it? If you have suggestions for AVQ&A questions, big or small, you can email them to us here.

6 things to listen to, play, watch, and read this weekend 6 things to listen to, play, watch, and read this weekend

“Painted Ruins, Grizzly Bear’s fifth record and first in five years, sounds completely at ease with itself. The first few tracks teem with pastoral beauty; check the swooning, 70mm composition of ‘Three Rings’ or the early-morning birdsong guitars of ‘Four Cypresses.’ This has been a natural growth: The almost…

Reasonable Discussions: August 16 Reasonable Discussions: August 16

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Tell us about your pop culture weekend: August 11-13 Tell us about your pop culture weekend: August 11-13

We’ve expanded the definition of AVQ&A—our weekly thought-starter—by asking you (and us) a simple question each week: What pop culture did you consume this weekend, and what did you think of it? If you have suggestions for AVQ&A questions, big or small, you can email them to us here.

What to watch, listen to, play, and read this weekend What to watch, listen to, play, and read this weekend

“Any good film nerd can rattle off Nocturama’s likely inspirations: Alan Clarke’s experimental TV film Elephant; Jean-Luc Godard’s movies about hip young Maoists; cramped American genre classics like Dawn Of The Dead and Assault On Precinct 13, which echo through the consumer dream-space and hopeless barricade…

Reasonable Discussions: August 9 Reasonable Discussions: August 9

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The SportsAlcohol Podcast reviews the gems and duds of 1997’s summer cinema The SportsAlcohol Podcast reviews the gems and duds of 1997’s summer cinema

In Podmass, The A.V. Club sifts through the ever-expanding world of podcasts and recommends the previous week’s best episodes. Have your own favorite? Let us know in the comments or at podmass@avclub.com.

Tell us about your pop culture weekend: August 4-6 Tell us about your pop culture weekend: August 4-6

We’ve expanded the definition of AVQ&A—our weekly thought-starter—by asking you (and us) a simple question each week: What pop culture did you consume this weekend, and what did you think of it? If you have suggestions for AVQ&A questions, big or small, you can email them to us here.

6 things to watch, listen to, play, and read this weekend 6 things to watch, listen to, play, and read this weekend

“Seeing what kind of people the counselors have blossomed into is a poignant subtext that was also present, just not as pronounced (or chronologically accurate), in First Day Of Camp. But it’s also the emotional firmament from which [Michael] Showalter, [David] Wain, and the writers (who include Showalter’s Search…

Reasonable Discussions: August 2 Reasonable Discussions: August 2

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Tell us about your pop culture weekend: July 28-30 Tell us about your pop culture weekend: July 28-30

We’ve expanded the definition of AVQ&A—our weekly thought-starter—by asking you (and us) a simple question each week: What pop culture did you consume this weekend, and what did you think of it? If you have suggestions for AVQ&A questions, big or small, you can email them to us here.

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