About Last Night
If you missed last night’s PBS American ... they're not always happy. People have many strange ideas about Hollywood movies, and it's not always clear what folks mean by the term. "Hollywood" often seems to mean any movie in English, not the product ...
What’s the 411 on 9/11?
What could have transformed this sober, reflective scholar into a conspiracy theorist? His passionate advocacy and sterling reputation recharged my latent skepticism. His charges that controlled implosions destroyed the World Trade Center’s Twin Towers ...
What Hollywood gets wrong about heaven
Depictions of journeys to heaven have never been more numerous or more popular. There’s “90 Minutes in Heaven,” “To Heaven and Back,” “Proof of Heaven,” and “The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven,” just to name a few. Does God have a prayer ...
Aharon Appelfeld’s rage at the German language (and Arendt’s need for it)
The award, sponsored by the Independent newspaper, also presented £5,000 to Jeffrey M Green who translated it into English ... frequently,’ Arendt continues. ‘I have seen it in people as a result of shock. You know, what was decisive was not the ...
South Africa v England - as it happened
Ian Truman has an update on MCJ Nicholas: "Must say I agree with you on Nicholas, I mean the man was doing the trophy presentation to Tiger for the Aussie Masters this morning. Mark... YOU'RE BLOODY ENGLISH!!! Must have confused Tiger that one."