Articles tagged spoilers

9 Jul 2015 // 12:27 PM

The New TV Etiquette: When Is a Spoiler Not a Spoiler?

The critical question still to be settled among polite society: Where does discussion end and spoiling begin?

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In Defense of Spoiler Warnings

I think Jonathan Leavitt and Nicholas Christenfeld's contention that "Story Spoilers Don't Spoil Stories" is premature. If anything, the study illustrates the difficulties of trying to empirically measure enjoyment and the dangers of imprecise definitions of pleasure.

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Discussing Spoilers: Does It Ruin the Game Experience?

Despite popular opinion, I don't think any kind of spoiler can truly ruin your experience with any game.

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25 Jun 2008 // 4:05 AM

Today’s rant about modern media involves a 21st century concept that tells us a lot about changing technology and, really, morality. The concept is “

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23 Jul 2007 // 12:08 PM

I reviewed Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows for the website today. After some discussion with my editor, we decided to run a

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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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