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Let's Be Honest: Anne Hathaway Is Insufferable

By Lauren PassellFebruary 20, 2013
<rant>Okay, let’s get a few things out of the way before we lay into Anne Hathaway for being dreadful. It’s true that I... More  →
Let's Be Honest: Anne Hathaway Is Insufferable

25 Reasons to Celebrate January 10th

By Dan_BergsteinJanuary 10, 2013
So far 2013 has been kind of boring and sleepy, but that just means the rest of the year will be wild... More  →
25 Reasons to Celebrate January 10th

The 84th Oscars by the Numbers

By Brandon SpecktorFebruary 27, 2012
The Oscars are a night full of revelation. We now know, for example, that the makeup artist who made Meryl Streep look... More  →
The 84th Oscars by the Numbers

Write An Oscar-Winning Movie in 4 Easy Steps

By Brandon SpecktorFebruary 14, 2012
As we recently discussed, The Academy Award Best Picture nominees are beginning to look, well, a little lame. Today we... More  →
Write An Oscar-Winning Movie in 4 Easy Steps

Committee of Cool: Don't Quit Your Day Job, James Franco-Our Oscars Recap!

By Chelsea DaggerFebruary 28, 2011
The Oscars are yet another magnificent, glamour-scented event that Chelsea Dagger didn't get to watch, because she doesn't have a... More  →
Committee of Cool: Don't Quit Your Day Job, James Franco-Our Oscars Recap!

A Homebound Spring Breaker's Guide: What to Watch

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 29, 2010
Spring is here, Sparklers, and that means that one of the most exciting events in your academic calendar is officially upon us!... More  →
A Homebound Spring Breaker's Guide: What to Watch

Other Oscars

By Robert IsenbergMarch 8, 2010
In the middle of the Academy Awards, you may have wondered: Why are they nicknamed "The Oscars"? As it turns out, nobody... More  →
Other Oscars

How to Defuse A Rumor Bomb

By Kathryn_WilliamsMarch 8, 2010
Have you seen The Hurt Locker? It's only like the Best Picture of 2009. It's about a team of U.S.... More  →
How to Defuse A Rumor Bomb