Tony Kushner Krushes Kongressman Using the Power of Words

Yesterday, a hitherto unheralded Connecticut Congressman drew headlines with a press release titled “Before the Oscars…”—an open letter addressed to The Man They Call Spielberg. Lincoln has been praised for its historical accuracy, and won dubious praise from Congressional leaders for … Continued

At What Point Did Zooey Deschanel Stop Acting?

Have dinner with the parents of a toddler, and children’s movies tend to appear on the television. If you’re lucky, you’ll end up watching Elf, an inoffensive entertainment whose Broadway analogue I have recently written about elsewhere. In between Will Ferrell … Continued