Stupak makes the same mistake Jar Jar Binks did. He gave too much power away based on lies.
The New York Times’ Alessandra Stanley is upset that NBC is focusing too much of its coverage of the 2010 Olympics on American athletes and seems to be (gasp) cheering for the Americans to do well and happy when they win events. Technology evolves, organizers add new sports — this year it’s ski cross — […]
I live in Time Warner Cable’s service area in Manhattan and, like millions of other subscribers across the country, I am facing the prospect of an imminent cut off of Fox programming. It is all supposed to be about a contract dispute. Fox wants $1 per subscriber per month from Time Warner Cable for the right to [...]
2009 Satellite Award Nominations – “The Stoning of Soraya M.”: Best Motion Picture, Ten Best Films of 2009
Congratulations to NRB friends….
Cyrus and Betsy Nowrasteh
2009 Satellite Award Nominations
Best Motion Picture (Drama)
The Hurt Locker
Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire
The Stoning of Soraya M.
Best Actress (Drama)
Shohreh Aghdashloo, The Stoning of Soraya M.
Emily Blunt, The Young Victoria
Abbie Cornish, Bright Star
Penélope Cruz, Broken Embraces
Carey Mulligan, An Education
Catalina Saavedra, The Maid
Best Supporting [...]
We call them “deal breakers.” You ladies know what I mean. He tells you he loves model trains. Or Star Trek. He’s a part time clown or ventriloquist — or, heaven help us, full time. You fix a rictus grin on your face, silently morn the time you wasted shaving your legs, and scan for [...]
Five Star Unafraid Comedy returns to SNL as they lambaste the presumptuousness and cocky naivete of President Barack Obama. The skit involves a recent Joint Press Conference in Beijing with Obama and President Hu Jintao.
Naturally, assuming the lead role, Obama (who else?) opens the conference with his typical, arrogant, oratory, and dictates to Jintao [...]