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Words are like fashion, they come and go and change with the times, and sometimes, they even become popular and important enough in our everyday language to be placed in the dictionary.

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NY Times Movies

Movie Review: ‘Vanishing Pearls’ Looks at the Deepwater Horizon Spill

The documentary “Vanishing Pearls” looks at the...

Movie Review: ‘Small Time,’ a Tale of Father-Son Bonding

In Joel Surnow’s “Small Time,” a son opts for...

Movie Review: ‘Kid Cannabis,’ About a Teenage Drug Kingpin

“Kid Cannabis” tells a drug empire tale based on...

Movie Review: Daniel Stamm’s ‘13 Sins’ Remakes a Thai Thriller

A decent man in debt, hoping his troubles will...

On Video: ‘The King of Comedy’ and ‘Ms .45’ Explore Pathologies

Two video releases examine pathologies: Martin...

Movie Review: ‘Make Your Move’ Stars Derek Hough and BoA

In “Make Your Move,” a rivalry between Brooklyn...

Movie Review: ‘Proxy,’ an Exploration of Pathology by Zack Parker

The brutal indie film “Proxy” is a puzzle box of...

Movie Review: ‘That Demon Within,’ Dante Lam’s Hong Kong Pulp

A mentally fragile cop pursues a gang of mask-...

Movie Review: ‘Home, James,’ by Jonathan Rossetti, Has an Oklahoma Setting

“Home, James,” by Jonathan Rossetti, is a hymn to...

Movie Review: Worlds Collide in ‘Soft in the Head,’ by Nathan Silver

“Soft in the Head” follows Natalia, an alcoholic...

NY Times Music

The Week Ahead | Classical Music: Every Number Tells a Story

In a series called Collected Stories, the...

ArtsBeat: Years After a Bitter Fight, Prince and Warner Bros. Make a New Deal

More than 20 years after changing his name in a...

At Coachella, It’s a Guy Thing

For men, the California music festival is now as...

Bar and Bathroom Lines, Molto Adagio

Concert-hall intermissions were not always what...

Sia Furler, the Socially Phobic Pop Star

One of the biggest hitmakers in music is writing...

Playlist: Ratking, Sundy Best and Protomartyr Have New Releases

Ratking, Sundy Best, Protomartyr and Kevin Gates...

Opera Review: ‘I Puritani’ Revisits the English Civil War

The Metropolitan Opera’s revival of Bellini’s “I...

Music Review: Reunited, Loop Performs at Le Poisson Rouge

A reunited Loop makes its first United States...

Music Review: Something New From the Chamber Music Society

The marimba featured prominently in a concert of...

Record Store Day Underscores a Small Renaissance

Record Store Day, now in its seventh year,...