And now, after a day of watching Mitt Romney did himself into an even deeper hole, something even more fun. This is the 60th year that Sight & Sound magazine has run a poll on the best movies of all time. The poll appears in the magazine's September issue now on the newsstands in the United Kingdom as well as digitally if you're a subscriber. But, happily, the list itself (without the complete commentary that the magazine itself contains) is available to all comers.
Jeremy Brecher, Tim Costello and Brendan Smith at The Nation write: How Green Is Your Collar? In the short run, the Bush Administration stands in the way, but major federal legislation this year or next is almost a foregone conclu..... Read Post
Peter Baker writes at The New York Times: The Party in Power, Running as if It Weren’t After watching two political conclaves the last two weeks, it would be easy to be confused about which was really the gathering of the opposition... Read Post