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More than just a magnificent singer, Nat "King" Cole left an indellible mark on America both on and off the stage.
Underneath its unoriginal premise, a Netflix show toys with the idea of giving the human race a complete reset.
Amazingly, watching a dog act out the plot of classic novels doesn’t veer too far into the absurd.
Moral of the story: If you’re a white guy named Hank, shut up.
We often overlook books from the past, preferring to look at something fresh and relevant. But might these works from the past give us fresh insight into present issues?
What would happen if we reversed the mundane and made dinner special again?
Over the weekend, Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, debuted her garden design for the Chelsea Flower Show. The whole family came along making for some adorable photos.
Why did so many become addicted to distraction?
A virtues project from Narnia.
Live on, Batman! Hopefully future incarnations will live up to the character’s full potential.
Given our society's current inability to engage in rational discourse, a renewed appreciation for the logos as a shared commitment to seeking and articulating truth could be our only hope.
This race to the elusive top is causing many young people to experience severe anxiety, depression, and hopelessness.
Ever been to a Communist Easter egg hunt?
I was the bat boy for the "Knoxville Smokies" for five years. I can’t think of a better way to grow up than spending those thousands of hours at the ballpark. I felt extremely lucky, and still do.
The “Rolling Stones” have real drive. But ABBA’s music better reflects the human condition. My suspicion is that the as the Baby Boomers age and disappear, so too will the Stones.
Watching episodes of the 1960's show "The Twilight Zone," I noticed that we used to define adulthood as coming to accept that mankind's negative traits can be ameliorated, but not completely eradicated.
Young men need authority structures to belong to, and in lieu of that, some are turning to hate.
I also wonder if Jussie Smollett ever encountered a university administrator who taught him that one could gain power by feigning impotence and claiming victimhood. If so, that would explain a lot
“Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two makes four,” Winston Smith tells us. “If this is granted, all else follows.” When I read this line 25 years ago I didn’t understand what Orwell was saying. Now I do.
Those radicals of the 1960s seem to have won the game. Or have they?
Shakespeare's solution to toxic masculinity is a message we would be wise to consider.
Do the failed fathers and mentors of MCU reflect failed fatherhood and mentorship in current American culture?
Those who “don’t remember history are condemned to repeat it.” But the hostile media apparently don’t remember history and are at it again.
For centuries, people have immigrated to this country in search of the “American Dream.” Think about it. What other nation has the word “dream” attached to its name?
From the comfort of our armchair, The Office shows us what we see in others, we can see in ourselves.
In essence, Marie Kondo and Jordan Peterson are encouraging and equipping people to pull their lives together.
They’ll probably start out watching clips from innocuous shows like “Peppa Pig” or “Paw Patrol,” but it’s all too easy for them to end up in much darker territory.
As a former CBS News correspondent, Lara Logan's assertions about media bias have real credibility. These charges are not new and fail to see the real danger to media with alternative viewpoints.