The Nation's got your slideshow for the healthcare summit. John McCain looks fabulous!
Our own Odienator revisits New Jack City for Black History Mumf.
Zach Campbell's Elusive Lucidity post, "Hurting," asks "...why is it that so many people feel compelled to express their affection for [Kathryn] Bigelow primarily through the prism of her being, essentially, a tomboy, and then relating this 'praise' as though patting oneself on the back for it?"
Caveh Zahedi has some words for the Rome Film Festival in Filmmaker magazine.
First impressions of Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland at the Auteurs Notebook.
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