President Obama seized on the re-emergence of an ambitious bipartisan budget plan in the Senate on Tuesday to invigorate his push for a big debt-reduction deal, and he summoned Congressional leaders back to the bargaining table this week to “start talking turkey.”
Was Rupert Murdoch framed?
Gay marriage lottery held to manage record number of marriage applications: Winners to marry Sunday.
Miranda July is totally not kidding.
The 10 greatest “missing” movies according to Andrew O’Hehir.
What side would Captain America be on?
Before the former American football player Dave Duerson killed himself, he asked that his brain be left to researchers studying head injuries among athletes. What it revealed shocked the scientists.
A.O. Scott on This Is Spinal Tap:
Links for the Day: A collection of links to items that we hope will spark discussion. We encourage our readers to submit candidates for consideration to firstname.lastname@example.org and to converse in the comments section.