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“If you’re a celebrity you have no color.” -Robin Greer, Friend of Nicole Brown Simpson That June 1994 Time Magazine cover pissed us all the fuck off. When we realized it wasn’t a printing error, but a deliberate darkening of a medium-brown-skinned African-American, O.J. Simpson or not, we understood that the national conversation around the guilt or innocence of the former football player and celebrity would pivot towards race. Newsweek’s editorial team used the same mug...
  And so Breaking Bad is over and we've had to bid farewell to one of the most morally complicated (or maybe just plain Satanic?) characters ever created. Goodbye, Walter White, goodbye. But how shall we fill our need for finely rendered fictional men and women who can't be easily categorized as good or bad? Or, well, even if they can definitely be categorized as bad, they still remain perversely likable. What I'm trying to say...

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