Alec Dent is the culture editor and a staff writer for The Dispatch. He is a graduate of the Hussman School of Journalism and Media at UNC Chapel Hill, and previously oversaw The Dispatch's fact checking team.
A review of ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania.’
Mark Zuckerberg is burning billions of dollars on Meta’s virtual reality platform with no sign of payoff in sight.
A review of the latest Gerard Butler thriller.
ChatGPT has ushered in a new era for AI, though plenty of drawbacks remain.
Easy access to loans and high demand for products inflated the tech industry. Now it has lost both.
‘Casablanca’ at 80 reminds us of the beauty of the tried and true.
HBO Max’s new Scooby-Doo-less Scooby-Doo is a big swing and a miss.
A quiet crisis is worrying the medical industry: not enough monkeys for medical testing.
Reviews of this month's biggest film releases.
The Dispatch staff's book recommendations for last minute Christmas presents.