Christopher Hitchens—the incomparable critic, masterful rhetorician, fiery wit, and fearless bon vivant—died yesterday at the age of 62.
Roger Ebert’s best films of 2011.
MSN Entertainment’s Top 10 movies of the year.
Viggo Mortensen discusses his methods.
Pitchfork’s favorite albums of the year.
The year’s 25 highest-selling hits.
A French court sentenced flamboyant Marxist militant Carlos the Jackal to another life prison term on Thursday for bomb attacks that killed 11 people nearly three decades ago.
Did Bachmann just save Romney?
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