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Mark Bradford on making art in post-shock phase of the Trump era and how comics channel this moment

Mark Bradford folded his lanky frame into a Modernist chair in the mezzanine space at the downtown Los Angeles outpost of the global mega gallery Hauser & Wirth. After more than a year of globetrotting, he’s come home. Last May, Bradford represented the United States at the 2017 Venice Biennale, where he transformed the neoclassical U.S. pavilion into a site ...

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The Fall’s Mark E. Smith’s Cause of Death Revealed

On January 24, the Fall’s Mark E. Smithdied at the age of 60. His siblings Barbara, Suzanne and Caroline have now disclosed the cause of death: terminal lung and kidney cancer. They revealed the news in a statement on the Fall’s website. Smith “fought a long and hard battle after his diagnosis,” according to the statement. “He took every treatment ...

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Stephen Colbert's 'Our Cartoon President' hits the mark sporadically, but when it does, it hits hard

This show, co-created by Chris Licht, Matt Lapin, Tim Luecke and RJ Fried, is a fast-moving parody featuring caricatures of the Capitol Hill gang more akin to “The Simpsons” than “The West Wing,” which is not a bad thing. It highlights the unabashed buffoonery of a president who subsists on fast food, is still obsessed with his electoral win and ...

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Jonny Greenwood Talks Paul Thomas Anderson “Bromance,” Mark E. Smith, More: Listen

Jonny Greenwood was the latest guest on Adam Buxton’s podcast. In conversation at London’s Royal Festival Hall, the Radiohead guitarist and British comedian spoke about the unlikelihood of Radiohead making a retrospective documentary, Greenwood’s childhood Mark E. Smith obsession, and his “slightly nauseating bromance” with Paul Thomas Anderson, whose new film Phantom Thread features a

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Mark Salling's Death Being Investigated as Suicide by Hanging

Mark Salling’s death is under investigation.  A spokesperson for the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office tells ET that the former Glee star was pronounced dead at the scene around 9 a.m. on Tuesday. His death is being investigated as a suicide by hanging. A public information officer with the Los Angeles Police Department told ET this morning that they conducte… News

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Glee Star Mark Salling Has Committed Suicide At Age 35

News of Mark Salling’s death began pouring in on the afternoon of January 30th, shocking the world of entertainment and the millions of former Gleeks out there. While the cause of death was originally a mystery, TMZ reported that Salling hanged himself within his home in Los Angeles. Specifically, law enforcement revealed that Salling was found outside, utilizing a tree ...

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