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We, the undersigned, have played various parts in building a network called the Internet. We wrote and debugged the software; we defined the standards and protocols that talk over that ...
by Clay Claiborne
Comment Count 160 comments on Thu Sep 30, 2010 at 05:09 AM PDT with 396 Recommends
Like many of you progressives who are on every progressive organization's email list, I just received an email from Michael Moore about SICKO, encouraging us all to go out and see it. What he ...
by hopesprings
Comment Count 309 comments on Sat Jun 30, 2007 at 09:08 PM PDT with 303 Recommends
Earlier today, Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) and George Miller (CA-11) led a group of 151 Democrats, 3/4 of the caucus, in expressing their concern with the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiation process and ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 195 comments on Wed Nov 13, 2013 at 03:48 PM PST with 293 Recommends
It seems that Fox News will go to great lengths to protect its on-air talent and punish those who criticize them. Joan Rivers found this out the hard way today. Last weekend,
by Neon Vincent
Comment Count 198 comments on Wed Jan 19, 2011 at 07:58 PM PST with 261 Recommends
It has taken some time, but Hollywood is finally taking the gloves off and punching hard at the administration with unveiled force. Buoyed by artists, actors and producers passionately committed to ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 166 comments on Sat Oct 06, 2007 at 12:53 PM PDT with 233 Recommends
We didn't declare the class war, but we're in one. It is new kind of economic warfare. It is unlike the trade wars of the past, where nations square off for access to scarce resources. It is not the ...
by OllieGarkey
Comment Count 69 comments on Tue Mar 08, 2011 at 01:18 PM PST with 197 Recommends
Stage, film and television actor Jim Parsons--known to many as "Sheldon" of the CBS hit sitcom "The Big Bang Theory" recently came out quietly in The New York Times. Two-time Emmy winner, Golden ...
by commonmass
Comment Count 135 comments on Wed May 23, 2012 at 10:48 PM PDT with 176 Recommends
Crossposted at [Docudharma http://www.docudharma.com/diary/25560/#334466] and [The Stars Hollow Gazette http://www.thestarshollowgazette.com/diary/2461/#11189]
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 50 comments on Fri Mar 25, 2011 at 08:08 PM PDT with 124 Recommends
"Cinéma Vérité" as Political Propaganda Paul Greengrass is a gifted director who specializes in historical reenactments, a once marginal genre that in recent years hits the sweet spot, earning ...
by Ted Rall
Comment Count 344 comments on Tue Nov 19, 2013 at 08:48 AM PST with 100 Recommends
That's a pretty bold statement Mr....um...Titan. After all "Impressive, I suppose. For an illusion. But I am the real thing ."
by Hammerhand
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun May 18, 2014 at 05:30 PM PDT with 98 Recommends
This week's source material: When atheist director and co-writer Darren Aronofsky promised that his epic "Noah" would be "the least biblical film ever made," that was not hyperbole. "Noah" is a ...
by kos
Comment Count 194 comments on Sat Mar 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM PDT with 95 Recommends
Though I have been following the issue of diversity (and the lack of it) in media and film for many years...since my days in the the late 70's working towards pushing public broadcasting to deal ...
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 124 comments on Sun Feb 22, 2015 at 09:10 AM PST with 94 Recommends
I wanted to write about "Grace and Frankie" this week. The new series on Netflix stars Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda as two 70-something wives whose husbands ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 180 comments on Sun May 17, 2015 at 06:00 PM PDT with 88 Recommends
If when you grow up you hear your parents say racist things at home they will stay with you until you make a conscious effort to disconnect with that mindset. If you don't, what your parents said ...
by Shockwave
Comment Count 87 comments on Sun Feb 08, 2015 at 04:29 PM PST with 78 Recommends
Back in 1997 Robert Mitchum died about a month short of his 80th birthday. His death was widely reported and then rather quickly fell by the wayside when Jimmy Stewart died the next day. Yesterday,
by matching mole
Comment Count 35 comments on Mon Dec 16, 2013 at 04:31 AM PST with 75 Recommends
For as long as I can remember, the MPAA (that's ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 193 comments on Wed Jan 18, 2012 at 08:30 PM PST with 63 Recommends
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 215 comments on Fri Oct 22, 2010 at 09:26 PM PDT with 59 Recommends
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 76 comments on Sat Jun 11, 2011 at 06:28 PM PDT with 57 Recommends
The movie star Tony Curtis died this past week at 85. Curtis occupies a special place in my mental pantheon, ...
by arlenegoldbard
Comment Count 31 comments on Sun Oct 03, 2010 at 08:20 AM PDT with 55 Recommends
[The Greatest Films http://www.filmsite.org/momentsindx.html] The Greatest Films can't be measured scientifically because greatness is extremely subjective . The artistic greatness of ...
by JekyllnHyde
Comment Count 347 comments on Sat Feb 18, 2012 at 08:38 PM PST with 54 Recommends