Friday, March 6, 2009
Summary Judgment:Mark Jordan Legan on Three New Films
Watchmen is a film about the murder investigation for a former comic book superhero. The Horsemen is a murder mystery about a serial killer's crime spree linked to the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. And Phoebe in Wonderland is a drama about a little girl who seeks enlightenment from her unconventional drama teacher. Listen to the segment.
Monday, March 2, 2009
Explainer: Coping With Stressed-Out Co-Workers
The economy and workplace tension are enough to drive anyone nuts. Juliet Lapidos wrote a how-to piece on what to do if your co-workers actually seem to be going crazy. Steve Proffitt reads it. Listen to the segment.
TODAY IN SLATE
The Democrats’ War at Home
How can the president’s party defend itself from the president’s foreign policy blunders?
Secret Service Director Julia Pierson Resigns
Piper Kerman on Why She Dressed Like a Hitchcock Heroine for Her Prison Sentencing
Windows 8 Was So Bad That Microsoft Will Skip Straight to Windows 10
Homeland Is Good Again! For Now.
Cringing. Ducking. Mumbling.
How GOP candidates react whenever someone brings up reproductive rights or gay marriage.
How Even an Old Hipster Can Age Gracefully
On their new albums, Leonard Cohen, Robert Plant, and Loudon Wainwright III show three ways.