A.O. Scott

A.O. Scott is a film critic at the New York Times.

The Movie Club
Dec. 21 1999 8:01 PM
Oct. 29 1999 9:30 PM Martin ScorseseThe vicar of cinema.
July 13 1999 3:00 AM David RieffWhy does the intellectual conscience of the new world order contradict himself? Because he is large. He contains multitudes.
April 25 1999 3:30 AM Madeleine AlbrightThe diplomat who mistook her life story for statecraft.
April 10 1999 3:30 AMMatt GroeningWhen reality grows cartoonlike, a realist cartoons.
The Book Club
June 30 1999 12:18 AM
Dec. 17 1999 9:30 PMRichard AvedonThe photographer who pushes our bellybuttons.
Oct. 1 1999 9:00 PM Edward W. SaidThe Palestinian Tory.
May 22 1999 3:30 AM Cody ShearerIf he didn't exist, the vast right-wing conspiracy would have invented him.
April 18 1999 3:30 AM Maureen DowdThe sassy columnist with something to offend everyone.
March 21 1999 3:30 AMStoppard in LoveThe playwright's infatuation with smart fun ... and with himself.
The Book Club
June 30 1999 12:18 AM


Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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