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THE FIVE SPOT: ENTERTAINMENT TO PUT IN YOUR BRAIN THIS WEEK
“It’s after the end of the world,” Sun Ra and his Arkestra once chanted. “Don’t you know that yet?” This week is full of threatened and remembered apocalypses, from the lush green eschatology of Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture and the Cold War boil-over of The Man from U.N.C.L.E. to the Comic-Con nerdtastrophe that concludes Evan Dorkin’s Eltingville Club series.
IF SUPERMAN WAS SERIOUS ABOUT SAVING HUMANS…
As you’ve probably heard, the upcoming Batman vs. Superman film apparently includes a surprising plot twist. The first part of the film is a standard super-powered beatdown between the title protagonists, with various other heroes (Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Bouncing Boy) throwing power ring blasts and invisible planes and grimly decolorized angst from the sidelines.
A YEAR AFTER MICHAEL BROWN, POLICE ARE STILL KILLING UNARMED BLACK MEN
The United States has a problem, and it can be discussed in any number of ways, put under different lenses, and theorized, philosophized, or heavily and heatedly debated. But it comes down to this:
Unarmed black men are seven times more likely than unarmed white men to die by police gunfire.
CITY LIVING LOOKS COOL AS HELL IN THIS INCREDIBLE KYIV, UKRAINE LOFT
If you find yourself living in a big city like New York or Los Angeles, you understand how rare it is to own more than just 650-square-feet of space. So imagine owning something like this super dope loft designed by MARTINarchitects in Kyiv, Ukraine, the country’s capital and largest city.
FROM FIREBIRDS TO JAGUARS, PLAYMATES AND CARS ARE AN AMAZING COMBO
Since the beginning of Playboy in the 1950s, we’ve featured beautiful, luxury cars right alongside even more beautiful Playmates. From Miss May 1958 Lari Lane to Miss February 2015 Kayslee Collins, check out Playmates with cars from the past 60 years.
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