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Cracks have appeared in the teleprompter paradigm. It’s at risk from growing distrust of intermediaries, filters, reputable third-parties of all kinds.
If they don't, they won't survive.
'La La Land' is a stunning achievement. And yet there is something very wrong.
We don't use rhetoric responsibly in 21st century America.
Growing up, I knew better than to utter those two infamous words of childhood: “I’m bored.”
"I think the disconnection [to sewing] comes from schools. They don’t have life-learning events in schools anymore...."
It comes directly from Chuck Palahniuk’s book, on which David Fincher’s 1997 film is based.
“I have a foreboding of an America in my children’s or grandchildren’s time – when the United States is a service and information economy…
One of America's most iconic humorists came to believe politics was the end-all-be-all of everything. And it ruined him.
For propaganda to be effective, it requires submissive subjects.
Voting is a basic civic duty in a democracy. But are incentives to vote actually helpful?
Can you guess what happened next?
It's a pervasive idea in politics, art, and culture.
President Obama said goodbye to the nation last night. Did his speech measure up?
We’re making a national production over the actor’s comments because they were clumsy and lacked subtlety. Welcome to 21st century America.
The daughter of screen legend Debbie Reynolds and singer Eddie Fisher, Carrie Fisher grew up in the glamour (and turbulence) of Hollywood.
The film, which is slated to hit theaters in October, will probe a timeless and timely question: What does it mean to be human?
Answer these 12 questions to find out.
After the deaths of George Michael and Carrie Fisher, a Daily Beast headline declared, "We have lost our Prince and Princess."
He didn't have a Wikipedia page, but Hulseman created an efficient, inexpensive product used by hundreds of millions (and he employed thousand more).
We all know tests don't define us. Except when we get a high score. Then they define the sh*t out of us.
If you’re looking to start a great book in 2017, this might be the place to start.
By choosing to remember only half of their portraits, we deny celebrities their humanity and overlook an obvious truth.
Here is what the modern Christmas ditty looks like in heroic Anglo-Saxon metre.
Should we dismiss Han Solo as a selfish, self-serving misanthrope? Should we resent the rebels as enemies of order and authority?
Another attack on Christmas?
For many years now, my family has always tried to make some time over the holidays to sit down together and read old Christmas stories.
And it happens in the first 30 seconds of the film.