Feeling claustrophobic? You’re not alone. According to United Nations demographers, 6,999,999,999 other Earthlings potentially felt the same way on Monday when the world’s population topped seven billion.
Herman Cain acknowledged Monday that he was accused of sexual harassment while chief of the National Restaurant Association in the 1990s, but he denied wrongdoing in an episode that has consumed his rising candidacy.
J. Hoberman has started a blog.
Dorothy Howell Rodham, the mother of Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, has died at the age of 92.
Eric Cartman is the 1% in the next episode of South Park.
Canadians look funny.
President Barack Obama’s administration sought on Monday to block parts of South Carolina’s new immigration law, arguing that the federal government had preeminent authority over immigration matters.
The movie set that ate itself.
A.O. Scott on Edgar G. Ulmer’s Detour:
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