Mike Anton is the Editor-In-Chief at The Inclusive and a contributing writer for The Film Stage. He lives in Brooklyn, NY. Contact him at mike.anton[at]theinclusive.net or @mpants.

Drop The Mic

Drop The Mic

Mike Anton on Obama's win...from this past April

BREAKING: Obama wins election

BREAKING: Obama wins election

Victory speech contained within

The Politics of Devastation

The Politics of Devastation

It takes a superstorm to show the best in government

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A "Cloud Atlas" Atlas

Mike Anton on all you need to know for this daring epic

My First Sexual Experience

My First Sexual Experience

Mike Anton, an Explorer, a girl, and some Super Soakers

The Trouble with Time Travel

The Trouble with Time Travel

Can we just talk about 'Looper,' the Western?

All Hail the King of Brooklyn

All Hail the King of Brooklyn

Mike Anton on Jay-Z's Barclays Center coronation

The Ultimate Kanye West Song

The Ultimate Kanye West Song

Mike Anton talks up "To The World"

Drop The Mic

Drop The Mic

Mike Anton on the rock star incumbent

Playing With

Playing With "Fire!"

'The Innocence of Muslims' and the limits of free speech

Who The Fuck Are You?

Who The Fuck Are You?

Mike Anton remembers when a city got its swagger back

The Dark Knight Puzzles

The Dark Knight Puzzles

Mike Anton has a few questions about 'The Dark Knight Rises'

REMINDER: IN Short Deadline 7/24

REMINDER: IN Short Deadline 7/24

Almost your last chance to submit fictional short stories

Subjective Authoritarianism

Subjective Authoritarianism

Mike Anton defends Tosh and the jokes he tells. Seriously.

Playing With Fire

Playing With Fire

Mike Anton defends 'Prometheus' by blaming humanity

For The Real Americans

For The Real Americans

Revisiting one of the United States' greatest battles

Newly Engineered

Newly Engineered

Mike Anton on Kanye & Pusha T's latest G.O.O.D. Music cut

Announcing IN Short

Announcing IN Short

The IN's looking for your fictional short stories

It's Not 'Girls,' It's You

It's Not 'Girls,' It's You

Mike Anton on identity, honesty, and ignorance

Desperately Seeking Don

Desperately Seeking Don

Mike Anton on Mad Men's season finale, 'The Phantom'

Individuality in The Hurt Locker

Individuality in The Hurt Locker

A late discussion of a fine military film post-MDW

An Empire in Decline

An Empire in Decline

Mike Anton on Mad Men's 'The Other Woman'

Bringing It All Back Home

Bringing It All Back Home

Mike Anton reviews Wes Anderson's 'Moonrise Kingdom

Bringing It All Back Home

Bringing It All Back Home

Mike Anton reviews Wes Anderson's 'Moonrise Kingdom

Settling the Score

Settling the Score

UPDATE: How much is the RIAA suing Limewire for?

Living in a Material World

Living in a Material World

Mike Anton on Mad Men's 'Christmas Waltz'

I Insist, After Me

I Insist, After Me

Mike Anton on Mad Men's 'Dark Shadows'

It's Called 'Gratitude'

It's Called 'Gratitude'

...And that's right! Mike Anton on a lifetime of Beasties

Revisiting the End of bin Laden

Revisiting the End of bin Laden

Mike Anton reacts to the reaction

The Miseducation of Sally Draper

The Miseducation of Sally Draper

Mike Anton on Mad Men's 'At the Codfish Ball'

Drop The Mic

Drop The Mic

Mike Anton on the rock star incumbant

When the Ground Shifts

When the Ground Shifts

Mike Anton reviews Mad Men's "Far Away Places"

When We Were Alive

When We Were Alive

Mike Anton on the Thermals' time machine, 'Now We Can See'

The Pete Campbell Experience

The Pete Campbell Experience

Mike Anton review's Mad Men's "Signal 30"

The Roaring Twenties

The Roaring Twenties

Mike Anton on 'Girls' creator's debut film, 'Tiny Furniture'

A Return to Maidenform

A Return to Maidenform

Mike Anton on Mad Men's 'Mystery Date'

A Return to Maidenform

A Return to Maidenform

Mike Anton on Mad Men's 'Mystery Date'

The Ballad of Betty Francis

The Ballad of Betty Francis

By: Mike Anton

The Breaking Point

The Breaking Point

By: Mike Anton

A Lost Race

A Lost Race

By: Mike Anton

'A Little Kiss' Parts 1 and 2

'A Little Kiss' Parts 1 and 2

By: Mike Anton

Just Gimme the Truth

Just Gimme the Truth

By: Mike Anton

Tomorrowland: A Refresher

Tomorrowland: A Refresher

By: Mike Anton

Local Kids Do Good

Local Kids Do Good

The Black Keys, 'Bat Boy' and pulling it all together

Edits

Edits

The relationship of failure and success

Changing of the Guard

Changing of the Guard

Liquor and Delicatessen

When Awards Don't Matter

When Awards Don't Matter

Why I love The Descendants

Vehicular Safety

Vehicular Safety

White men to the rescue!

Incredible Vanity

Incredible Vanity

A fixation on appearances could just save the world

Dear Pen Pal,

Dear Pen Pal,

A letter from one American boy to his new foreign friend

Oh, Math

Oh, Math

How this infographic correctly guessed the SB winner

A Team Win

A Team Win

One fan's contributions to the Giant's Super Bowl victory

The Coal Mine

The Coal Mine

Forming a comedian

The Roaring Twenties

The Roaring Twenties

Growing up in Lena Dunham's Tiny Furniture

Long Lost Edicts

Long Lost Edicts

Revisiting "The Michael Anton Credo" circa 1999

It's All A Lie

It's All A Lie

The anarchic Marx Bros ruin and save Animal Crackers

Loss Of Identity

Loss Of Identity

A Jersey boy embedded in New England's championship run

This Time Tomorrow

This Time Tomorrow

On the depth of The Darjeeling Limited

The Globes Got It Right (For Me)

The Globes Got It Right (For Me)

Why I love The Descendants

Your Incredibly Shrinking Liberty

Your Incredibly Shrinking Liberty

The three-ring circus which is taking away your rights

Fighting the Inevitable

Fighting the Inevitable

On the inhuman treatment of LGBT Americans

We, the 99 Percent

We, the 99 Percent

A comprehensive look at what side of the line we're on

The Ballad of Captain Fantastic

The Ballad of Captain Fantastic

A tale of two boys and their mouse

Love Knows No Bounds

Love Knows No Bounds

The trouble with falling for interns

The Greatest Christmas Movie Ever

The Greatest Christmas Movie Ever

Now I have an essay. Ho-Ho-Ho

Bust

Bust

A short film from Mike Anton

Fighting the Inevitable

Fighting the Inevitable

On the inhuman treatment of LGBT Americans

How The Roots Got Over

How The Roots Got Over

Taking stock of the past in celebration of their latest, "undun"

A Crawl Worth $343 Million

A Crawl Worth $343 Million

Why imagination is so cost-effective

The Style of Chasing Amy

The Style of Chasing Amy

An attempt to repress Red State

Scarlet Fever

Scarlet Fever

An examination of the bond between a boy and his college team

Dead

Dead

How we recharge our batteries

The High Stakes of Black Swan

The High Stakes of Black Swan

The black-and-white world of success and failure

A Separation

A Separation

From one roommate, abroad

We, the 99 Percent

We, the 99 Percent

A comprehensive look at what side of the line we're on

Anarchy in the Projctor Booth

Anarchy in the Projctor Booth

How The Marx Bros. destroyed conventions in Animal Crackers

The Kids Are Alright

The Kids Are Alright

The intelligence of Shadow of a Doubt

RIP Steve Jobs

RIP Steve Jobs

1955 - 2011

Unintended Lessons

Unintended Lessons

How a spelling test taught me everything about courting women

Romeos and Femme Fatales

Romeos and Femme Fatales

The sexual equivalent of a car accident

Bringing It All Back Home

Bringing It All Back Home

You're Doing It Wrong wrestles with the past.

The Allure of Almost Famous

The Allure of Almost Famous

Rock and roll doesn't love back

Nostalgic for the Present

Nostalgic for the Present

'You're Doing It Wrong'

Memory Lapse

Memory Lapse

You're Doing It Wrong

Individuality in The Hurt Locker

Individuality in The Hurt Locker

A late discussion of a fine military film post-MDW

You're Doing It Wrong

You're Doing It Wrong

Stopping A Flood

Introduction

Introduction

Welcome to The Inclusive