The collective media genuflection began the moment Nelson Mandela died. Everyone, it seemed, was in agreement: this was a great man, a giant of history, etc. etc. This is partly true, and partly media narrative. For example, South Africa is not, despite Mandela's efforts, in great shape: The scene ... More >>
The divine secrets of the Eskimo sisterhood in Something Borrowed.
Sure, she's a piece of work. But there's got to be more to Joan Rivers.
Logo courtesy TUTSTUTS' Tommy Tune Awards have become a big deal -- they're the Tonys for high-school musicals.Which may sound lame, but the ceremony is actually pretty nice and the productions some of these schools put on are impressive.As always, they're not to be confused with these high-school T ... More >>
An SMU biologist searches to unlock the secrets to the fountain of youth
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Venerable director returns with a devilish thriller.
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Edmund J. Pankau trades on his hard-boiled private-eye image to attract clients and speaking engagements. To find out more about him, we resort to some Sam Spade work of our own.
Tick off these drivers and prepare to die, or at least to wake up to a gigantic mess in your front yard
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Money can't buy love. But it can buy polo.