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  1. dun dun!
    SVU Is Getting a 21st Season, Surpassing Gunsmoke and the Original Law & OrderMariska Hargitay outlasts.
  2. billbord charts
    Ariana Grande Just Tied the Beatles’s Insane Chart RecordShe’s the first artist to occupy the Top 3 on the Hot 100 since the Beatles in 1964.
  3. records
    New BTS Video Breaks YouTube’s 24-Hour Record, Beating Taylor SwiftAt this point, BTS are untouchable.
  4. billboart charts
    Drake Just Broke a Historic Record Set by the BeatlesLet’s break down the history he just made.
  5. records
    Drake’s Scorpion Set a New Global Record in Just One WeekThe word “billion” is involved.
  6. despacito
    Forget Song of the Summer, ‘Despacito’ Might Just Be the Song of the DecadeAnd it only took six months.
  7. records
    Scarlett Johansson to Become Only the Fourth Woman to Host SNL Five TimesShe joins the exclusive Five-Timers Club.
  8. blue vinyl
    Attention, Crate-Diggers: You Can Buy Dennis Hopper’s Entire Record CollectionIt can be yours for a cool $150,000.
  9. beauty and the beast
    Beauty and the Beast Beats 50 Shades’ RecordBeauty and the Beast’s trailer was watched 127.6 million times.
  10. season renewals
    The Simpsons Gets Two More SeasonsGet ready for the 30th anniversary.
  11. billboard charts
    Of Course Barbra Streisand’s New Album Is No. 1A No. 1 album is born again, baby.
  12. Hari Kondabolu’s New Album ‘Mainstream American Comic’ Is Out Next MonthHari Kondabolu has a new comedy record out next month. The A.V. Club reports that Kondabolu’s new record Mainstream American Comic will be […]
  13. Tig Notaro Launches Her Own Standup Comedy Record LabelTig Notaro is getting into the comedy record business. Independent record label Secretly Canadian has teamed up with Notaro to launch her own […]
  14. ‘Last Week Tonight’s ‘Donald Drumpf’ Episode Has Broken HBO Viewing RecordsDespite how much he hates Donald Trump, John Oliver has the Republican presidential hopeful to thank for his most viewed Last Week Tonight […]
  15. rolling in the deep
    Adele’s 25 Sells 7 Million Copies in 5 WeeksIt took 21 a whole year to sell that many copies.
  16. big money
    The Force Awakens Really Wants to Hit $1 BillionC.R.E.A.M.
  17. throwback wednesday
    Columbia House Relaunches With Vinyl; How Many Records for This Penny?Here come the hits!
  18. box office
    Star Wars: The Force Awakens Made $528 MillionAlvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip came in second at the box office, with $14.4 million.
  19. A Guide to the Hard-to-Find Comedy Albums of Albert BrooksA few years ago in From the Archives, we did a deep dive and examined Albert Brooks’s early short films, and reminded ourselves at how creative […]
  20. records
    Kendrick Lamar Has First No. 1 ‘Pimp’ AlbumThe more you know.
  21. records
    Taylor Swift Scored a Billboard Chart Milestone With 1989She’s one of two women to have multiple albums reach ten weeks in the No. 1 slot.
  22. new york city marathon
    What Kind of Mind Games Will It Take to Run a 2-Hour Marathon?A tempting cash prize wouldn’t exactly hurt motivation. 
  23. Jonah Ray Launches Comedy/Music Label Literally Figurative RecordsMeltdown and Nerdist cohost Jonah Ray just launched his own imprint label through AST Records called Literally Figurative. Through the label, […]
  24. Last Night’s ‘Big Bang Theory’ Was Its Most Watched Season Finale EverThe seventh season finale of CBS smash hit sitcom The Big Bang Theory aired last night, and EW reports that the resulting ratings have made it […]
  25. Scharpling & Wurster Are Releasing a Vinyl LP of ‘Rock, Rot & Rule’ for […]Record Store Day, the annual event to celebrate international record stores, is happening on April 19th, and Best Show on WFMU comedy duo Tom […]
  26. talking about the weather
    This Year Has Already Seen Snowfall for the AgesMake it stop!
  27. america!
    2013 Domestic Box Office Might Be the Biggest EverDepending on how the next few days go.
  28. stand clear of the closing doors
    Thursdays in October Are the MTA’s Time to ShinePeak subway-riding time.
  29. Sammy Obeid Does His 998th Straight Day of Standup on ‘Conan’ Comedian Sammy Obeid, who is in the process of attempting 1000 consecutive nights of performing standup, did his 998th performance of the […]
  30. Sweet Music
    Whole Foods Starts Selling Totally Inedible Vinyl RecordsHandsome LSTN Headphones made of reclaimed wood, proceeds of which benefit the nonprofit Starkey Hearing Foundation, are also on offer.
  31. 1,001 Straight Nights of StandupSammy Obeid didn’t intend to be in the midst of a streak, but that’s exactly where he is. Sammy takes the stage nightly to perform comedy. Each […]
  32. Fun Thing to Buy of the Day: Let Tenacious D Entertain You with ‘Jazz’Yes, Tenacious D’s first foray into jazz music is now available for your listening pleasure. Jack Black and Kyle Gass’s first jazz album, […]
  33. records
    Taylor Swift Sold 1.2 Million Copies of RedThe best sales week for an album since 2002.
  34. box office gold
    Avengers Clears $400 Mil in U.S. in Two WeeksSo much money so fast.
  35. box office gold
    Avengers Breaks the $1 Billion BarrierIt may become third highest-grossing film of all time.
  36. Today, The Phantom of the Opera to Break the 10,000-Show MarkAnd makes Broadway history.
  37. star wars
    Star Wars: The Complete Saga Makes Blu-ray HistoryAll it took was one week of sales.
  38. Foodievents
    The Berghoff Plans to Break Record with 45-Foot-Long BratWe can’t wait to see what a 45-foot-long bratwurst looks like.
  39. rain
    It Rained So Much on SundayA record-breaking amount, in fact.
  40. clickables
    Watch Chiddy Bang Break the World Record for Longest Freestyle RapHe rapped for 9 hours, 18 minutes, and 22 seconds.
  41. clickables
    Watch Jason Schwartzman Buy a Record Collection for His BabyIt’s actually very sweet.
  42. crimes and misdemeanors
    Police Help Harlem Man Set New Bullet-Wound RecordHe was shot 20 to 23 times, and is going to be fine.
  43. records
    In Which We Begrudgingly Give Martin Brodeur His DueThe Devils goalie has tied the NHL record for shutouts, so we’ll force ourselves to say something nice about him.
  44. the sports section
    Leitch: Mike Mussina, a Stand-Up Guy Likely Retiring Just Short of GreatNothing the Mets did Sunday, or perhaps all season, will be remembered as fondly as Mussina’s twentieth win.