The Week's mini podcasts
A movie gem to stream this weekend: The Last Stand07/31/15
Watch Arnold Schwarzenegger's return to acting in this breezy, witty, and original action flick
The Petticoat Revolution: How a group of suffragettes...
In 1916, America’s first all-female government was created
A movie gem to stream this weekend: Milius
A documentary that offers a worthwhile tribute to the man whose many contributions to cinema have been unfairly overlooked
How do you say 'pecan'?
You can trace the debate back to 1066
Why it may be impossible to raise 'free range kids'
The decline of the American neighborhood has inhibited our ability to instill self-reliance in our children
A movie gem to stream this weekend: Years of Living...
An engaging documentary on climate change that a offers a chance to see Arnold Schwarzenegger in an entirely different light
What Americans will sound like in 2050
Spoiler: listen to today’s young women
A movie gem to stream this weekend: The Running Man
A movie gem to stream this weekend: The Running Man by The Week
A movie gem to stream this weekend: Los Angeles Plays...
The most comprehensive Los Angeles movie of them all, it’s a rare documentary that's original, educational, and entertaining
The bizarre history of White House pets
From the exotic to the cuddly and loyal, American presidents have long had a fondness for animal companionship
A movie gem to stream this weekend: Rich Hill
An unflinching, compassionate portrayal of rural poverty rarely seen on the big screen
The self-deception of the intentionally childless
Is a life without kids really all that rewarding?
A movie gem to stream this weekend: The Muppets Take...
A feel-good comedy that actually fulfills the promise of “fun for the whole family”
Game of Thrones: 5 fun facts about the Valyrian language
The language has four genders - and an unexpected Monty Python tribute
A movie gem to stream this weekend: Big Trouble in Little...
It’s hard to image a remake that could rival this cult classic’s goofy charms
Why workaholics are faking longer hours — and what that...
We assume more hours equals more productivity, but that isn't the case
A note to our podcast listeners
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A movie gem to stream this weekend: Valhalla Rising
There isn't really anything else like Valhalla Rising, and that's more than enough reason for cinephiles to soak in every unsettling second of it
This week I learned planes get struck by lightening at an...
Fun and interesting facts from around the web
Americans have never had more choices. And it’s making us...
Complete freedom means life in suspended animation
- New York, NY