Hollywood

Dick Cheney Was Not Evil

Dick Cheney doesn’t have a heart. That, at least, is the intended conclusion one is supposed to draw from the recent Dick Cheney biopic, “Vice,” […]

What Is Racist?

The English language has its peculiarities. Two English words that appear to be opposites to one another can instead be synonyms. If someone is telling […]

Outer Limits of Inner Space

Prior to its release, “First Man”—the new biopic about the late Neil Armstrong (1930-2012)—generated a great deal of hubbub surrounding the absence of visible patriotism […]

The Slut Shaming of Donald Trump

The news of Michael Cohen’s flip against President Trump has sent liberals and NeverTrump into paroxysms of glee. “Legal blows fuel impeachment fears,” Politico crowed […]

An Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Movie

Don’t get me wrong—I just loved to death “Ocean’s 8,” Steven Soderbergh’s all-female spinoff from his cash-machine Dubya-era “Ocean’s 11” trilogy remake of the 1960 […]