“If you start to think of your marriage as real, you’re of no use to us.” Claudia, a.k.a. Granny, says that to her distrustful KGB agent Elizabeth Jennings in an early scene in “Mutually Assured Destruction.” (What a great title!) The minute she said it, I realized that some of ... More »
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Mellie and Liv are monster trucks, with all of Washington sitting in as the junkyard cars being crushed under the weight of their tyranny. They owned this episode. In another life, these two would be tag-team partners, wrecking shop and taking names with an icy finesse, but for now they ... More »
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Uncertainty over the intentions of North Korea's leadership means the rationale of mutually assured destruction may not apply, and the greatest opportunity for peace will come from change within the rogue state.
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After looking ready to rocket past milestone levels just a few weeks ago, the Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index is coming out of its first negative week of 2013.
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The European Union (EU) said it hoped Italy and India would find a "mutually acceptable" solution to the escalating dispute over Rome`s decision not to return to India two marines for trial on murder charges.
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Earlier this week, we took a look at just one example of how Fox News' supposed separation of "hard news" from opinion programming failed the basic test of factual accuracy. On Friday's edition of America Live, the other side of that coin was revealed, as hard news reporter Jim Angle presented Republican talking points as "hard news" analysis of the U.S. economy. Angle...
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The 2013 NFL draft is here! USA TODAY's NFL experts will be offering news, analysis and photos throughout the first round.
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Latin America is seldom in the U.S. news these days. The announcement of Hugo Chávez's death has been an exception, with TV news networks devoting days to the coverage and analysis. The upcoming April 14th presidential election will also attract considerable media attention. Despite this focus, I have yet to read any analysis or recommendation on how to help Venezuelans...
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Louis Jacobson at Politifact produced an analysis of same sex marriage laws published by the Miami Herald. Here is his analysis and some commentary.First, Politics Examiner has already made an analysis and there is an overwhelming rider on...
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