April 1, 2013 - 9:10am
Presenting the Oscar-nominated film of war and abduction.
We are very lucky.
March 15, 2013 - 9:36am
The story of Leonie, mother of master sculptor Isamu Noguchi.
Nature vs. nurture; why do people turn out the way they do? Are people born naturally with certain inclinations, or are certain traits grown and cultivated by one's environment, including and especially the people in it? The debate becomes particularly interesting when it comes to the question...
March 4, 2013 - 10:45am
A young executive, a grizzled farmer, and all the chocolate you can eat!
The road trip movie is a time-honored tradition. And why not? All sorts of wacky shenanigans can happen when spending long hours in a car, traversing the country. I know from experience – I once took ten days and drove with a car-full of people from Louisville to San Francisco and back. We...
February 25, 2013 - 10:15am
You'll get stabbed in the face!!
I haven't thought about politics in months. In fact, I didn't even think much about politics last year during election season. (Confession: I didn't even vote!) Politics are a sticky, messy business, full of misdirection and misinformation, and we are expected to swallow all of it whole...
February 8, 2013 - 10:15am
Get an edge on your Oscar predictions with this special showcase of the Oscar nominated animated and live action films.
I am very excited for Sunday, February 24. This is Oscars night – the Academy Awards ceremony. It is silliness, you say, and you are right: it is. But it's exciting. It's fun – especially since four years ago when I implemented the Academy Awards Drinking Game in my household....