| Apr 12, 2009
1. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99)
2. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99)
3. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99)
4. The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery ($15)
5. Watchmen by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons ($19.99)
| Mar 29, 2009
1. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99)
2. Watchmen by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons ($19.99)
3. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99)
4. The Reader by Bernhard Schlink ($13.95)
5. Lush Life by Richard Price ($15)
6. The Brief Wondrous Life...
| Jan 23, 2009
Like some Zen master clandestinely operating in the heart of Hollywood, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has perfected the art of offering surprises without being surprising. Though specific Oscar nominations can be unexpected, the...
| Apr 27, 2008
By Richard Rayner
Off the southwest coast of Finland are more than 80,000 small islands left by the retreating ice 10,000 years ago. Some of the islands are mere rocks, washed by the cool waters of the Baltic, but many are covered in pine and fir trees...
| Dec 20, 2008
Wall Street today may be a vast global community with multinational reach. But it's also a small, insulated world based on trust, where your word and a handshake are your bond.
Just ask Steven Spielberg, or Jeffrey Katzenberg, or anyone else...
| Apr 6, 2009
The students are rapt as they watch a seven-minute video about Josef Mengele, the so-called Angel of Death reviled for his cruel pseudo-experiments on concentration camp inmates during World War II. Seeing this, they can better understand the atrocities...
| Nov 20, 2009
| 1:36 PM
CHICAGO -- Holding back tears, Oprah Winfrey told her studio audience Friday that she would end her show in 2011 after a quarter-century on the air, saying "prayer and careful thought" led her to her decision.
Winfrey told the audience that she loved...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
by Mark Silva and updated JERUSALEM - President Bush, addressing the Israeli parliament at a time celebrated by Israelis and mourned by Palestinians, today will remind Israelis that Americans rose first to the recognition of the new independent state of.....
| Aug 20, 2008
| 4:30 PM
I'll get back to the wild and wacky world of TV blogging in a just a little bit - promise - but I first wanted to make note here of another untimely passage in the TV industry. This one......
| Sep 25, 2009
| 4:32 AM
Hundreds of demonstrators opposed to Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad marched across the Brooklyn Bridge chanting ???Hey, ho, Ahmadinejad has to go!??? and carrying vibrant green banners that flapped in the air. The march, organized by Voices 4 Iran,...
| Oct 12, 2009
| 4:34 AM
The Nobel Peace Prize was first. What other premature awards are enroute for the Democratic chief executive?...