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Kevin Spacey Is a Cat

Breaking down the film cliché of workaholic dads who reconnect with their children.

Actor Kevin Spacey at the Academy Awards in 2014.

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On The Gist, Ivan Oransky argues that when it comes to faulty claims, peer-review is a first defense, not an airtight one. He’s the vice president and global editorial director of MedPage Today. For the Spiel, a breakdown of that movie cliché of the workaholic dad who reconnects with his kids.

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