By Alyssa Rosenberg on December 10, 2013
President Vladimir Putin shut down Russia's state-run news agency yesterday. The person he put in charge of running the new network? A virulent homophobe.
By Travis Waldron on December 9, 2013
ESPN reporter Heather Cox does her job -- and Jameis Winston's attorney wants an apology for it.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on December 9, 2013
Joke about Miley Cyrus' inclusion as a finalist for Person of The Year all you want, but we treat culture like it's stupid at our peril.
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Chaz Ebert turns her late husband's site over to women for a week, spotlighting the great work of criticism so many are already doing every day.
The most important pop culture news of the day, from '12 Years A Slave's march to the Oscars a look at the third season of 'Sherlock.'
By Alyssa Rosenberg on December 7, 2013
If you want to know more about Nelson Mandela and the country he helped transform, here are five books and five articles you can use as a jumping-off point.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on December 6, 2013
The movie works because, if love actually is all around us, it gets how awful it is to be left out of what's supposed to be an inevitable happy ending.
If we want to have a conversation about '12 Years A Slave' and contemporary politics, we need to focus on Benedict Cumberbatch's slave owner Ford.
'The Sound Of Music' is an awfully elementary approach to Nazi rule.
The most important pop culture news of the day, from 'Scandal's craziest move yet to the boringness of Britney Spears.