In Salon, Michael Stipe explains R.E.M.’s ending and reflects on a near-peerless legacy.
Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi steps down, and Italy pulses with change.
For The Millions, Kevin Hartnett on Haruki Murakami’s IQ84 as fiction in a busy life.
Alexander Payne sees his life go forward.
Todd Gilchrist interviews Werner Herzog.
The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a challenge to the 2010 health care overhaul law, President Obama’s signature legislative achievement.
Related: For the first time in a century, the Supreme Court is divided solely by political party.
The full trailer for The Hunger Games is here:
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