Lady Gagas Together at Home Raised $128 Million for Covid-19 Relief

Hello, and welcome to a brand-new publication of The Monitor, WIRED’s entertainment news roundup. This time around we have a few more updated information on how the coronavirus is impacting the culture terrain, from Netflix to Comic-Con International. Let &#…

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The Rise and Limits of Hashtag TV

Hashtags are portals to the infinite. Consider how #Travelgram is a window into far-flung shores, a cosmetically filtered catalog that’s sure to cause the slightest tinge of resentment. Or how #TBT invites minutes of collective nostalgia. Others, like #OscarsSoWhite, galvanize…

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Everyone Is Watching Code 8 on Netflixand That’s a Big Deal

On the surface, Code 8 is essentially a grab bag of sci-fi and genre tropes. To rephrase Bill Hader’s Stefon, this movie has everything: superpowered X-Men-esque mutants, dystopian surveillance hums, robocops that look like Chappie after a glow-up, an parable…

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‘It blew my mind’: the incredible story of Netflix’s feelgood Crip Camp

The makers of a singular brand-new documentary reveal how a hippy summer camp for disabled youngster propelled a generation of activists and charisma the Obamas Crip Camp, Netflix’s feelgood documentary executive-produced by the Obamas, begins out of the spotlight: at…

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What to Watch While Stuck at Homeand How to Stream It

Whether you’re officially quarantined or simply self-isolating, you’re likely lodge at home with a fair amount of age on your hands–and hopeles to be entertained. Let’s face it: Working from residence means you need to fill the void of the…

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A ‘Netflix for the 99 Percent’ Enters the Streaming Wars

Brooklyn’s Gowanus neighborhood gets its name from the Gowanus Canal, the notoriously polluted waterway snaking through it. Intensive cleanup endeavors began over ten years ago, after the Environmental Protection Agency certified the canal a Superfund site, and real estate makes…

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Jennifer Lawrence Will Play an Astronomer for Netflix

Hello, and welcome to another edition of The Monitor, WIRED’s entertainment news roundup. What &# x27; s happening the coming week? For one, Reed Hastings is taking a break from leading Netflix to write a book about … Netflix. Too,…

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The real problem with your Netflix addiction? The carbon emissions | Arwa Mahdawi

Questions are being asked about the power consumption of streaming services which is why we should all pay more attention to our digital footprint Binge-watching Netflix doesn’t really fry your psyche; it may also be frying the planet. The streaming…

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Taylor Swift’s Miss Americana Is Pointless in the Instagram Era

When you are a mega-celebrity, the partition that separates real life from accomplishment becomes wafer-thin–especially if you’re the kind of celeb who stages their own life on Instagram, like an autopaparazzo. The discrimination is further confused for the subjects of…

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‘Into the Deep’ is a chilling view into the mindset of a killer

Honeylandcommissioned documentary shortmet who would become the film’s protagonistHoneyland Into the Deep

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