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A&E >  Books

Six buzzworthy books on TikTok

The farther into TikTok I fall, the more difficult it gets to ignore the endless book recommendations running through my “for you” feed courtesy of “BookTok” influencers. From young adult fiction and fantasy to contemporary romance and thrillers, there’s something for everyone.

A&E >  Entertainment

Game On: It’s OK to dislike a popular video game

UPDATED: Thu., July 15, 2021

Ask any gamer and they’ll likely admit to being opposed to one or more games that are exceedingly popular. “Call of Duty” has no shortage of haters despite being the third bestselling video game franchise of all time. And not without good reason.
A&E >  Entertainment

Warner Bros studio tour expands with DC Universe, Potter

UPDATED: Mon., July 12, 2021

Batman’s secret cave, Harry Potter’s cupboard under the stairs and the apartment from “Friends” are centerpieces to the huge Warner Bros. studio lot expansion. Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood recently reopened more than a year after doors were shuttered. 
A&E >  Art

Dogs on display: Museum fetes 200 years of cartoon canines

UPDATED: Tue., July 6, 2021

COLUMBUS, Ohio – In a 1970 Beetle Bailey comic strip, the character known as Sarge berates his uniform-wearing dog, Otto, for a paperwork mistake. “Think, Otto, think!!” Sarge says. “We can’t all be Snoopy,” a dejected Otto replies.