Crack open those cans of Duff beer: The Simpsons is staying on TV.
Netflix’s Qwikster service is dead even before it was born.
The Nobel prize in economic science was awarded Monday to Thomas J. Sargent at New York University and Christopher A. Sims at Princeton University for their research looking at the cause-and-effect relationship between economic policy and the broader economy.
Actress Marzieh Vafamehr will be jailed for a year in Tehran and lashed 90 times for her part in a South Australian film production about the Western influence on life in the Islamic republic.
Steve Pond has read Charlie Kaufman’s Frank or Francis.
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