It’s official: Members of the U.S. military are now more than welcome to ask and/or tell.
Related: Rachel Maddow commemorates the end of DADT.
Over at PopMatters, a critique of anti-hipsterism.
Nick Pinkerton interviews Dave Kehr.
Steven Spielberg says his Lincoln will focus on last four months of president’s life.
Lars von Trier retracts his apology.
Tom Wilson of Ziggy comic fame dies at 80.
Online gamers crack AIDS enzyme puzzle.
Dolores Hope, singer and Bob Hope’s widow, dies at 102.
James Cameron seeks quick fix for Avatar sequels.
The trailer for Clint Eastwood’s J. Edgar is so gay:
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