Musings on an especially shlocky summer.
What the undercover Planned Parenthood videos are really doing to the nation's awareness of abortion.
The right to same sex marriage heralds a new era for Christianity in American culture.
Reading Mark Greif’s new book on thought and fiction in midcentury America, Part 2.
Reading Mark Greif’s new book on thought and fiction in midcentury America, Part 1.
HBO has improved on George R.R. Martin's novels. Why that's not exactly a good thing.
Mad Men posed life's biggest questions to TV audiences.
The new Star Wars films will be a world rather than a story.
Simon Curtis's artless film is nevertheless a powerful warning against forgetting history.
Part 1 in a series of essays in praise of the films of Shane Carruth.