Michael Crichton's Legacy

Science and humanity properly understood.

4:30 PM, Nov 7, 2008 • By S.T. KARNICK


Battling Babylon

Why Christians should be watching, not boycotting, movies.

Jul 3, 2006, Vol. 11, No. 40

The "Controversial" Ashcroft

The New York Times laments how "controversial" John Ashcroft was as attorney general. But who fomented the controversy?

2:45 PM, Nov 10, 2004

The Butler Did It

Why murder belongs in the stately homes of England.

Jun 14, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 38

The Calculus of History

Neal Stephenson's science fiction of the past.

Oct 27, 2003, Vol. 9, No. 07

The Case of the Bestselling Author

Why Perry Mason is an American icon.

Feb 3, 2003, Vol. 8, No. 20

The Bourgeois Detective

Charlie Chan, conservative.

Dec 31, 2001, Vol. 7, No. 16

Oscar Night

The glamour, the glitter, and the inferiority complex of Hollywood

Mar 27, 2000, Vol. 5, No. 27

Buster Keaton's Comedy

The pratfalls of a hero in an unheroic age

Mar 13, 2000, Vol. 5, No. 25

A Director to Remember

In Leo McCarey's films, small mistakes have big consequences. It's like that in life, too.

Nov 8, 1999, Vol. 5, No. 08


Fred Astaire's Aristocratic Democracy

12:00 AM, Jun 21, 1999


TV Reinvents Baroness Orczy's Hero

11:00 PM, Mar 28, 1999

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