Best shows to see on Thu 12/19 through Sun 12/22
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Thursday, December 19
American Hustle revisits the Abscam investigation that rocked Washington
Dan on the brave new world of gender equality, plus boyfriends with femdom fantasies and asexual tendencies
Considering how the Chinese director’s latest fits into his body of work
High double-cross and body counts in the sixth season finale? We knew this was coming.
The local producer’s new winter mix makes a lovely soundtrack, and the forthcoming single from his experimental rap-slash-pop project with Serengeti, Yoome, is a reminder that there’s still some good music to be had before the year ends.
Kanye West’s Yeezus performance at the United Center last night was a dazzling sight; check out our photos for the evidence.
The Coen brothers grow up with Inside Llewyn Davis.
Some Velvet Morning is full of secrets.
How heroin—and dealers—moved from Chicago to eastern Iowa
An obscure holiday tune by the soul giant
Also pawnshops, aldermen watchers, Immaculate Conception, millet-eating Chinese felines, and David Koechner?
A month of aging mellows out eggnog, as well as killing off any potential salmonella.