Simon Pegg: "Theatrical Cinema, Sadly, Appears to Be Dying"

Pegg mentioned that big studios must often rely on big-budget superheroes to succeed. Meanwhile, “there is this burst of creative excitement” in TV, and “anything seems possible,” he said. “What used to be this little, poor cousin of the auspicious silver screen is now dominating it, and kind of offering so much more.”

Watchmen, The Boys, and The Tick turn superhero burnout into a TV movement

“…these shows are playing to the same audience that made Avengers: Endgame the highest-grossing movie of all time. They’re certainly reaching the audience that pushed reactive anti-blockbuster Joker past the R-rated billion-dollar boundary. People who feel inundated by super-nonsense—the ones getting a little sick of unpacking the alternate realities created by time travel and debating whether, canonically, Ant-Man could destroy Thanos by crawling inside his anus—are looking for an outlet.

Kamala Harris Made History. Then Her History Caught Up With Her.

The junior senator from California suspended her bid for the Democratic nomination for president Tuesday afternoon. The announcement capped off a historic campaign that started with a bang and quickly devolved into a sputtering operation torn between two coasts and warring staffers, according to damning reports from Politico and the New York Times.