| Jun 16, 2013
| 7:59 AM
I thought I might weigh in on Rush Limbaugh’s overheated critique of Jeb Bush’s accusation Friday that the GOP brand has become tarnished because the party is perceived as “reactionary.”
Instead, I got distracted by Bush’...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 8:44 PM
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SAO PAULO, Brazil — Tens of thousands of protesters in Brazil held rallies in at least 11 capital cities Monday, the fifth straight day of demonstrations in opposition to such...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 5:48 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- A lot of people heard the news on Facebook that the U.S. Supreme Court had issued rulings striking down the federal law that defined marriage as a union between a man and a woman and paving the way for again permitting same-sex...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 3:30 PM
A powerful recurring motif in the varied works of Christopher Guest is the dummy.
From early sketch comedy on "Saturday Night Live" through a series of mock documentaries, the looming figure is an essential part of the Guest aesthetic. It can be a...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Twitter users looking to attract more followers now have a new tool to capture themselves in their best light.
The social network has teamed with Vizify to offer a way to automatically generate short videos highlighting user’s tweets, photos and...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 3:41 PM
To understand why Zaven Khanjian wants the Armenian community in Syria — a dwindling population caught in the crossfire of civil war — to endure, you have to go back nearly a century.
Long before in-fighting began more than two years ago,...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 9:24 AM
Facebook, which has never shied away from copying its rivals' features, is now working on a mobile service that would display news content in a visually appealing, magazine style, similar to what startup Flipboard already does.
The Wall Street Journal...
| Mar 19, 2013
"At CPAC, the Future Looks Libertarian," read a dispatch on Time magazine's website. "CPAC: Rand Paul's Big Moment," proclaimed the Week magazine. Meanwhile, the New York Times headlined its story about the annual conservative political action...
| Apr 9, 2013
In 1975, when asked to explain why Margaret Thatcher was poised to take over the Tory Party, the irascible British satirist Malcolm Muggeridge replied that it was all due to television and the fact that the telegenic Thatcher had a "certain imbecile...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 4:13 PM
Gerry Anderson, the British creator of the TV series “Thunderbirds” renowned for his original and influential use of marionettes on ......
| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:03 AM
Christopher Morris, based in Paris, was born in California in 1958 and began his career as a documentary conflict photographer working almost exclusively for Time magazine, where he has been on contract since 1990. He has won acclaim for his political...