Wood pellet demand for renewable energy is skyrocketing. Not only is this stressing forest ecosystems, but it could also be bad for emissions. The post American Companies Are Shipping Millions Of Trees To Europe, And It’s A Renewable Energy Nightmare appeared first on ThinkProgress.
From shredding social safety nets to imposing evangelical Christianity, the America described in Republican speeches is a terrifying place. They all say that the American Dream and what made America great is slipping away. But what the...Show More Summary
This looks like a really interesting documentary on horror movies, in the spirit of "American Nightmare." Directed by Andrew Monument, the film includes interviews with George Romero, Lance Henriksen, John Carpenter, Darren Lynn Bousman, Roger Corman, Joe Dante, Larry Cohen, Brian Yuzna, Mick Garris and many others. .....
It’s déjà vu. And it’s also a nightmare. Police gunning down unarmed black men and boys is an American horror film that keeps getting replayed. Except that it isn’t a movie you can turn off: It’s a painful, outrageous, and unacceptable...Show More Summary
For nine years, a specter has haunted the nation's real estate economy. Invisible to the naked eye, it strikes when least expected to slow down the recovery or turn someone's American Dream into a nightmare....
TweetNote the 1st American Volunteer Group shark’s teeth on the matching helmet – it will fuel your nightmares…
It Follows, indie writer/director David Robert Mitchell's follow-up to his acclaimed 2010 debut, The Myth of the American Sleepover, couldn't be further from the coming-of-age-in-suburbia drama. In terms of tone, that is. His latest is similar in that it deals with teens in suburban Detroit, but the comparisons end there. Show More Summary
On Wednesday, we showed that nearly a quarter of Americans use drugs to alter their moods and promote relaxation. We also outlined which states are the “most drugged,” and went on to show, via a series of maps courtesy of National Geographic, which parts of the US had the highest per capita rate of illegal drug charges. Show More Summary
Randal O'Toole American Nightmare is in some ways the most profound of the three books I have written for Cato. It covers a wide range of issues, including a detailed explanation of the 2008 financial crisis. But the overarching theme...Show More Summary
This year marks the 10th edition of Philadelphia's annual This Is Hardcore festival, and the lineup is stacked as usual. From July 23-26 the festival brings hardcore to Philly including the Danzig-less Misfits playing the Danzig-written Earth A.D. in...
We chat with the director of the one of the freshest American horror movies in years. "Q&A: It Follows Director David Robert Mitchell On Turning Nightmare into Magic" was originally published on Film School Rejects for our wonderful readers to enjoy. Show More Summary
I’ve never seen an episode of Teletubbies, so I honestly have no idea if it’s entertaining or education (for children, I mean). However, I have seen American Horror Story and I can tell you with 100% certainty that it’s NOT meant for children. When it comes to mixing and mashing up intellectual properties, the ones […]
Liberals have two recurring nightmares about the 2016 elections. In the first, they wake up on Nov. 9, 2016, to find that Americans have elected a Republican who has spent the past year and a half promising to dismantle Obamacare, undo the Environmental Protection Agency’s clean air regulations and cut corporate taxes. In the second,…
“It’s the American dream, then it’s the American nightmare.”
Ike famously warned us about our military-industrial complex. Fifty years later, his nightmare is coming true
Two years, almost 750 job applications. Not one viable offer. This is what the American Dream has been reduced to
Horror flick It Follows opened yesterday on Friday the 13th (limited release), and so far, the reviews coming in from movie critics have been surprisingly positive. The horror genre isn’t typically a favorite of movie critics, but this time with It Follows, writer-director David Robert Mitchell seems to have delivered a solid effort. Show More Summary
Tax season is stressful enough. But if you are like countless miserable Americans trapped in the Obamacare 1095-A abyss, it’s hell on stilts on a Segway teetering over the South
The transformation of the American Dream, most broadly manifested in popular folklore as the aspiration of the US middle-class to own a home (even if it means agreeing to a 30-year loan with one's friendly neighborhood TBTF bank), into...Show More Summary
The president doesn't "love" America? Would that it were true. Would that Rudy Giuliani's five-star Republican nightmare actually paced the Oval Office, pondering how to disarm, demilitarize... defang American exceptionalism. Would that...Show More Summary