Tisha Petty

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From the archive, 16 December 1954: Horror play or warning? Orwell's 1984 discussed

The discussion in “Panorama” last night about Orwell’s “1984” showed in a concentrated form the complete opposition between those who regard it as a “horror” play, and therefore bad for people, and those who consider its meaning and can see, even in the storm it has caused, its vindication. …

The Amazing Truce: Christmas in the trenches

When war broke out in 1914, thousands of men rushed to join up - little thinking that they would still be at war, with no end in sight, at Christmas time.<p>However, that first Christmas in the trenches also bore witness to the humanity of the soldiers at war when, disregarding any official orders …

Green Day, Lou Reed, Joan Jett, Ringo Starr Lead Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2015 Class

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has officially announced next year’s inductees: Lou Reed, Green Day, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Joan Jett …

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The Smithsonian Voluntarily Added One Of The New Mexico Atari ‘E.T.’ Cartridges To Its Collection

First, the urban legend of an Atari video game graveyard was confirmed. Then, people with little intelligence, no self-respect, and a sh*t-ton of money bid on the recovered games left and right. One guy even paid over $1,500 for an irreparably damaged cartridge of <i>E.T.: The Extra Terrestrial</i>, even …

The Next Generation of Star Trek Should Be a TV Show

Paramount is currently trying to find a new director for its floundering film franchise, but what the seriesreally needs is to return to television.<p>It's hard to believe, but right now we exist in a world where <i>Star Trek</i> is only a film franchise. For the last half-century, <i>Stark Trek</i> has operated …