Russia grants Edward Snowden one-year asylum.
Cheryl Boone Isaacs elected president of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.
The 2013 Forbes fictional 15.
Peter Cowie recalls corresponding with Louise Brooks.
Michael Musto talks to Bret Easton Ellis.
Spike Lee gets heated at Kickstarter criticism with Bloomberg.
Turn the showers off, Splash is closing.
And Brody’s DVD of the week is Raúl Ruiz’s Night Across the Street:
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