By Alyssa Rosenberg on March 4, 2014
The two main characters in '12 Years A Slave' both vanish from the historical record. But the means of their disappearance tell us a great deal.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on March 3, 2014
Fights like the one over SB 1062 in Arizona aren't just about law and policy: they're about our manners, and how charitably we treat our neighbors.
The most important pop culture news of the day from the President's selfie with scientists to Tina Fey and Lena Dunham's new projects.
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A romantic comedy for Lupita Nyong'o! A superhero role for Chiwetel Ejiofor! A new director for Jennifer Lawrence!
By Alyssa Rosenberg on February 27, 2014
Michelle Obama is going to guest star on 'Parks and Recreation.' These are the best things we could possibly imagine happening during her visit.
By Josh Israel on February 27, 2014
Walt Disney World became the latest business entity to end its support of Boy Scouts of America over its continued refusal to end its ban on openly-LGBT adults.
The most important pop culture news of the day, from the renewal of 'Looking' to a theory about Andy's mom in the 'Toy Story' movies.
By Lauren C. Williams on February 27, 2014
The House passed a bill that would ban companies from unlocking cell phones for resale.
In the second season of 'The Americans,' the wigs are off, and the characters' illusions are in danger.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on February 26, 2014
Will Ferrell's liberalism shouldn't come as a surprise. But we're used to celebrities who are non-partisan humanitarians.