Andrew Burton has guts: The Oregonian bought a ticket to Cairo and has taken some of the most striking imagery of the chaos taking place there.
Dissent within the ranks: House Republicans suffered an embarrassing setback Tuesday when they fell seven votes short of extending provisions of the Patriot Act, a vote that served as the first small uprising of the party’s tea-party bloc.
This time next year, everyone will be talking about how Meryl Streep deserves an Oscar for playing Margaret Thatcher. Can’t wait.
For The New York Times, A.O. Scott looks back at Sydney Pollack’s 1982 comedy about show business and sexual identity, Tootsie:
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