Un-American ActivitiesJohn Ford’s Westerns, Hitchcock’s North by Northwest, Woody Allen’s Upper East Side: American movies used to be set in America. Not anymore.
In Praise of the Golden GlobesThey’re more fun than the Oscars, and they pick better winners, too.
“Woman: The Other Alien in Alien”Why are academics so obsessed with Ridley Scott’s movie and its sequels? Plus: An Alien bibliography.
The Return of Silent CinemaThe Artist isn’t the only movie harkening back to the time before talkies.
The Gross Hypocrisy of Benjamin Netanyahu Don’t pretend Bibi didn’t mean to offend Obama. He is a bully and a liar.
The Tamir Rice Case Is Another Example of Good Police Standing Behind Reckless, Dangerous Colleagues
The XX Factor
CPS Finds “Free Range” Parents Responsible for Unsubstantiated Child Neglect. Now What?
The “Most Pleasurable Portrayal of Libertarianism“ Bonus Segment David, Emily, and John discuss what Parks and Recreation got right about government.
Following the Digital Breadcrumbs How to distinguish online nutcases from honest-to-God villains.