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Culture - Slate Magazine
Culture - Slate Magazine
Suddenly, the Women’s Gymnastics Competition Is a Toss-Up
How the Americans ended up—gasp—in second place after their qualifying meet.
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Stop Insulting Trump Voters and Their Concerns. Instead, Shut Up and Take It.
A plea for sanity.
The Heartbreak of Gymnastics’ Superman Flopping Out of the Olympics
An elegy for the career of the second greatest gymnast ever.
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Is the International Olympic Committee a Jerk or What?
The Olympics Jerk Watch returns, starting where it must: the people responsible for this mess.
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When You’re a Black Woman on Team USA, You Have to Play Two Games
Seven Olympians—including Gwen Berry, Keturah Orji, and Natalie Hinds—reflect on the overwhelming month before Tokyo.
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A Dialect Coach Assesses Every Russian Accent in Black Widow
Who did it best: Scarlett Johansson, Florence Pugh, or David Harbour?
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What M. Night Shyamalan’s Old Changes About the Book That Inspired It
The new movie is based on a French graphic novel but takes some pretty serious liberties.
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