There is a political talethat makes the rounds occasionally. It involvesa former New Yorker film critic named Pauline Kael, who in 1972 — according to the story — said something to the effect of, ' I can't believe Nixon won. I don't know anybody ... Washington Post, 3 weeks ago
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By Michael Phillips / Chicago Tribune I need a vacation from gunshots. Pauline Kael said this in 1998. The longtime New Yorker film critic told an interviewer from Modern Maturity magazine that shed recently seen the Nicolas Cage-John Travolta ...Business Mirror, 2 months ago Column: American values and gun violence on screen and off Miami Herald, 2 months ago
Pauline Kael is remembered for a great many things her brilliant prose, her championship of iconic filmmakers like Robert Altman and Brian De Palma, her continuing influence over the entirety of film criticism yet it often seems, at least among ...NewsFlow24, 2 weeks ago
I just read a couple of characteristically brilliant Scott Alexander posts. That got me thinking that I ought to try to say something halfway intelligent about the election, instead of my usual mindless drivel. So here's my attempt. Scott says: ...FreeRealTime.com, 3 weeks ago
Totally relaxed in his Ritz-Carleton suite on Central Park South, his arms spread wide on a rather tasteful couch, Stephen Frears held court not at all like the monarch in his biggest success, The Queen (2006). His press conference for his latest ...Huffington Post, 2 weeks ago
Upcoming SlideShare Loading in … 5 1. GOODBYE, COLUMBUS 1969 lecinemadreams.blogspot.com/2012/10/goodbye-columbus-1969.html One of the things I liked most about Pauline Kael was how much her passion for film mirrored my own. Poking fun at ...SlideShare.net, 2 weeks ago
Photo: Beth Bagby Image 1 of / 3 Caption Close Image 1 of 3 Damaged cars on the day after the Altamont concert. Damaged cars on the day after the Altamont concert. Photo: Beth Bagby Image 2 of 3 Joel Selvin ...San Francisco Chronicle.com, 2 weeks ago
WSJ 's Bret Stephens: Right-Wing Media "Echo Chamber" Has Pushed Republicans To Be "Increasingly Divorced From Reality"
JOE SCARBOROUGH (CO-HOST): What do we -- I don't want to speak for you. I'm a registered Republican, I don't know if you are or not. I'm a conservative, I certainly know you're a conservative. How much do we look at our own party and say, well, you ...Media Matters for America, 3 weeks ago
The results of the 1984 United States presidential election had Ronald Reagan winning his second term in office with 58.8 percent of the popular vote. An apocryphal story circulated that an uptown Manhattan wealthy New York City socialite supposedly ...Business Mirror, 3 weeks ago
Donald Trump was holding one of his trademark rallies in Jacksonville, Fla. on Wednesday night, when he said something revealing. We go to Oklahoma, we had 25,000 people. We had 21,000 people in Dallas. We had 35,000 people in Mobile, Alabama. We ...Washington Post, 3 weeks ago
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