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Staff Picks: A book about a movie, a Minnesota band, and some Star Wars pinball

The Grand Budapest Hotel by Matt Zoller Seitz Film critic Matt Zoller Seitz created the ultimate fanzine—in the form of a gorgeous coffee table book—with The Wes Anderson Collection, a richly detailed study and appreciation of the filmmaker’s work. Show More Summary

Don’t let your users become a Twitter mob

Why is complaining on Twitter so very effective? Is it because companies do not want your criticism to get noticed, favorited, retweeted, or worse, #trending? To borrow an analogy from Jon Ronson’s excellent book So You’ve Been Publicly...Show More Summary

Book Review: "In the Company of Legends" by Joan Kramer and David Heeley

As a sideline to my regular gig as a film critic, I have done my fair share of interviews with actors and filmmakers over the years, either in print or in on-stage Q&A's and like anyone who does that sort of thing on a semi-regular basis,...Show More Summary

Hillary Clinton Proposal Could Allow Feds To Ban Book Critical Of Clinton Foundation

Hillary Clinton says she wants an amendment to get money out of politics.  No, not her money out of politics.  Other money… Clinton called for a constitutional amendment to “get

Book Excerpt: "Orson Welles: Power, Heart, and Soul" by F.X. Feeney

Critical Press released a book this week on the legendary Orson Welles and we're proud to present an excerpt. You can pick up a copy of the full book here. Synopsis: This incisive introduction to the life and work of Orson Welles is an essential study of one of the most important American artists of the twentieth century. Show More Summary

Skyhorse Publishing: The Autism Job Club The Neurodiverse Workforce in the New Normal of Employment

We've talked about April needing ACTION, not just awareness for autism. This new book will help with an area of critical need - employment. Thank you to Skyhorse Publishing for addressing all areas of the autism epidemic. April is Autism...

Kim Kardashian: Did She Cheat on Kris Humphries With Kanye West?

Now that advance copies of Kim Kardashian's new book of selfies have been released, scholars and literary critics are dissecting its every passage in search of subtext and hidden meanings that might elucidate Kim's views on modern society. Just kidding. Show More Summary

Theatre News: 'An American in Paris', 'Finding Neverland', 'Amazing Grace', 'King Charles III', 'The Gin Game' and More

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

> Fresh on the heels of their Broadway openings, two new musicals have already announced national tours: the critically acclaimed An American in Paris, featuring a score of classics by George and Ira Gershwin and a book by Craig Lucas;...

Lawsuit Over Banned Memoir Asks China to Explain Censorship

2 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

The book by Li Rui, a retired party official, has been ensnared in China’s increasingly aggressive effort to intercept critical publications being carried into the country.

6 Things I Wish I Knew When I Bought My First Home

Trulia shares helpful tips for what to avoid when purchasing your first home. New homebuyers make every mistake in the book - I even made a few myself when I bought my first home. These critical missteps usually happen when buyers are...Show More Summary

Judith Miller did her job badly, sexism or not

To the editor: The Judith Miller "no apologies" book tour is playing up sexism, apparently because her disinformation campaign against her critics has had little success so far, and blaming her faulty reporting before the Iraq war on her "sources." ("Judith Miller: Sexism hindered, and helped,...

Could ‘Clinton Cash’ Coverage Help Hillary?

The book won’t hit bookstores until May 5, but already it’s being mined for material–and attacked by critics. Heavy coverage of the Peter Schweizer‘s “Clinton Cash,” has included a story today in The New York Times and an hour-long special...Show More Summary

Ta-Nehisi Coates blasts Hollywood’s fixation on white male superheroes: “It’s deeply sad”

The prolific critic spoke with New York Magazine's Abraham Riesman about comic books and the outsider experience

Clinton Campaign Leans On Liberal Groups to Mount Attack on Critical Book

A memo circulated by the Clinton campaign relies heavily on liberal media reports

‘Daredevil’ Renewed For Second Season

Daredevil, the hit TV show based on the comic book of the same name, has been renewed for a second season, which is scheduled to be released at some point next year, according to reports. The second season of the critically and commercially acclaimed show, however, comes with a surprising announcement; Steven S. Show More Summary

Books of The Times: Colm Toibin on Elizabeth Bishop: A Different Kind of Literary Tango

The novelist and critic offers a deeply personal study of a poet who was one of his major literary influences.

John Travolta to Scientology critics: 'Read a book'

It's been a tough few weeks for Scientology. It was the subject of Alex Gibney's critical documentary "Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief," which premiered on HBO last month. Now one of the religion's most famous members is hitting back. John Travolta  said Monday that critics of...

New Book Questions Donations To Clinton Foundation

Donations to the Clinton Foundation has long been a source of concern to critics of the Clintons on both the left and right. A new book by a conservative author, but which is claimed to be well-sourced, is likley to create further problems for the Clinton campaign, especially in light of an unusual deal in [...]Show More Summary

Hillary Hack David Brock Criticizes Book He Hasn’t Read

What a pathetic, coke-addled buffoon. David Brock, one of Hillary Clinton’s most prominent defenders and founder of the liberal Media Matters, admitted on Tuesday that he has not read a new book on Clinton that he and his organization have … Continued

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