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Why Russia No Longer Fears the West

The West is blinking in disbelief – Vladimir Putin just invaded Ukraine. German diplomats, French Eurocrats and American pundits are all stunned. Why has Russia chosen to gamble its trillion-dollar ties with the West?<p>Western leaders are stunned because they haven’t realized Russia’s owners no …

The World's Youngest Billionaire is Just 24 and She's From Hong Kong

There’s a new kid in town on Forbes magazine’s annual ranking of the world’s billionaires.<p>24-year-old Perenna Kei Hoi-ting is now the the youngest …

What's Inside CIA's 'Black Site' Database? And Were Senate Staffers Allowed to See?

The CIA and the Senators overseeing the agency are nearly at war. And it all revolves around the contents of a secret database documenting the CIA's …

The Five Worst Books Ever Written By Great Authors

4. <b>Vile Bodies</b> <b>(1930) by Evelyn Waugh</b><p>Waugh’s scattered, rapid-fire dialogue was meant to capture the Bright Young Things of his era. But this nearly …

Literature

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How Ingredient Lists Would Look For All-Natural Foods

Australian chemistry teacher James Kennedy recently created a series of posters that offers a light-hearted rebuke toward the condemnation of …

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AFI's 100 Years...100 Movie Quotes

™<p><b>AFI'S 100 GREATEST MOVIE QUOTES OF ALL TIME</b><p><i>AFI's 100 Years...100 Movie Quotes</i> is a list of the 100 top film quotes of all time.<p>A jury of over 1,500 …

Woody Allen

Susan Sontag on the Creative Purpose of Boredom

Artist Maira Kalman believes that it’s very important not to be bored for too long. And yet the history of boredom shows that boredom has an essential function in the history of art.<p>From the recently released volume of <b>Susan Sontag</b>’s diaries, <b>As Consciousness Is Harnessed to Flesh: Journals and</b> …

60 Free Film Noir Movies

During the 1940s and 50s, Hollywood entered a “noir” period, producing riveting films based on hard-boiled fiction. These films were set in dark …

A Brief History of the Power of Angela Davis Posters

On August 18, 1970, Angela Yvonne Davis’s name was added to the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted List for kidnapping, murder, and interstate flight. Being …

Posters

These Are the Authors Flavorwire Staffers Irrationally Hate – Flavorwire

Here at Flavorwire, we do our level best to engage in rational, reasoned, thoughtful criticism. But there are elements of our culture that are simply …

TV shows

The Grateful Dead’s “Ultimate Bootleg” Now Online & Added to the Library of Congress’ National Recording Registry

I have known many a Deadhead, and I’ve loved ‘em—friends and friends of friends; I’ve hung out in parking lots, at parties and campsites, and done …

Washington Noir

Forget the Capra-esque spirit of West Wing. Hit dramas such as Scandal, House of Cards, and Homeland paint Washington as a malignant game of thrones, with hit men and torture on tap. Meanwhile, on the comedy front, Veep and Alpha House find their fun in political dysfunction.<p>Political intrigue has …

“Dune” Endures

As the temperature in California’s Death Valley climbed toward a hundred and thirty degrees recently, I had a vision of giant sandworms erupting from the desert floor and swallowing up the tourists and news media gathered around the thermometer at the National Park Service ranger station. The worms …

A Selection of Great Banned and Unreleased Music Documentaries

A trailer for a long-delayed documentary about M.I.A. leaked onto the Internet a few days back. The film seems to have run into similar problems with …

Music

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