Jake Wascher

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Something Was Missing From The March On Washington Anniversary

If Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. had seen 50 years into the future, he might have been tempted to add "Democrats and Republicans" to the historically antagonistic pairings — "black men and white men, Jews and Gentiles, Protestants and Catholics" — who, in his "I Have A Dream" speech, would one day …

Joss Whedon Points at 'Temple of Doom' Scene as Example of Cultural Problem – /Film

Watching the films of some of our most revered filmmakers, it’s often difficult to point out exactly why their work is so much better than others. …

Facebook’s share of digital advertising growing fast, thanks to mobile

Facebook (s FB) will nearly triple its share of global mobile advertising in 2013 compared to 2012, according to research firm eMarketer. They …

What Does A Star Sound Like?

Assuming you could withstand the heat<p>Observing a star up close (putting aside for a moment how you'd get there or withstand its heat) is probably like sitting beside an enormous silent fire. Sounds—which are simply pressure variations in a medium such as air or water—can't propagate in the vacuum …

Obama Teared Up Watching 'The Butler'

The film has caught the attention of many, including the Commander-in-Chief who counts himself among audience members most impressed by the Weinstein Company's historical drama.<p>"I did tear up," President Obama told the Tom Joyner Morning Show during an exclusive interview on Tuesday.<p>The film is …