Arts & Entertainment

Recommendations and analysis of the movies, books, music and TV that should be on your radar this week and beyond.

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TV

Jo Firestone Is the Latest Comic to Radically Re-envision the Standup Special

In "Good Timing," the comedian explains the joys of mentoring senior citizens, the "alt-comedy" scene and why it's weird to talk to dogs in a baby voice

TV

Larry’s 50 Funniest Grievances on “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” Ranked

From the deeply relatable to the wonderfully petty, these are our favorites of LD's peeves

TV

The “Sopranos” Masturbation Scene James Gandolfini Did Not Want You to See

A new book reveals the "Sopranos" star was vehemently opposed to a sixth season solo sex scene

Books

The 12 Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books That You, an Adult, Should Read

Once Hollywood hooks you on the genres, with adaptations like "Dune" and "The Wheel of Time," read these books next