Skip to main content

The Globe and Mail

Hours of Culture: Five things you should check out this week

Monday August 25 to Sunday August 31

1 of 5

Cool- The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery is about to wrap up an exhibition on American Cool exploring everything, well, cool. Check out some really cool photos while you can. Exhibition closes Sept. 7. (

2 of 5

Pitchfork- The music website has put together its list of the top 200 songs of the decade so far. Who made it to No. 1? I won’t spoil it for you, but there’s much to delve into and debate here, music lovers. (

3 of 5

Chelsea Lately!- The last hurray of Chelsea Handler’s late-night show promises a finale with appearances by 50 Cent and a performance by Miley Cyrus, among others. The show airs Tuesday on E! (


4 of 5

Men, Women & Children- If you’re not already bummed out enough about navigating relationships via social media, then check out the trailer for Jason Reitman’s new movie. The Internet makes everything creepy and lonely. (

Story continues below advertisement

5 of 5

Grantland - Bill Simmons’s website has run some great tournaments in the past, and now comes one to determine “the most essential SNL player in the show’s 40-year history.” Contentious? Oh, it’ll be contentious all right. Vote now. (

Report an error
Combined Shape Created with Sketch.

Combined Shape Created with Sketch.

Thank you!

You are now subscribed to the newsletter at

You can unsubscribe from this newsletter or Globe promotions at any time by clicking the link at the bottom of the newsletter, or by emailing us at