December 19, 2014 Archive December 2014

Washington Post: Our 54-year-old Cuba policy was about to work, we swear!

Key elements of US policy shift toward Cuba

"Winter Sleep": A haunting masterpiece from Turkey about love, loss, class and religion

Everyone dies: Why the best kids’ movies are also the saddest

Grain higher, livestock higher

Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio humiliate themselves on Cuba: Inside their Guantánamo hypocrisy

"Everyone caved": How much of the "Interview" fiasco is actually Hollywood's fault?

The 10 best moments in political comedy this year

Internal CIA report warned assassination program could backfire

A cryptic new "Game of Thrones" season 5 teaser is here

Clueless cop targets liberal: NYPD union chief says mayor thinks he’s running “a f**ing revolution”

My week in the right-wing lie machine: When Fox News, Twitchy and Montel Williams declared war on me

"Mr. Turner": This gorgeous story of a wounded misanthrope genius will surprise you

Stephen Colbert's greatest hits: Our favorite moments from 9 years of "The Colbert Report"

Craig Ferguson was my sober guiding light: How the "Late Late Show" host made me want to stop drinking

Sony film took aim at North Korea's biggest taboo

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Warriors beat Thunder 114-109 after Durant injury

The right's absurd Cuba outrage: Why Obama's critics are on the wrong side of history

Robert Reich: Insider traders are hosing us all

Sony hackers' real crime: Why it's not an assault on speech -- but something worse

Japan scientist quits as cell research discredited

George Clooney rips Sony's cowardice

"The Colbert Report's" final segment ever is absolutely epic

Stephen Colbert gives heartfelt and hilarious goodbye in final "The Word"

"Macho posturing, it turns out, makes for bad economies": Paul Krugman slams Vladimir Putin

eBay ditches ALEC

Scientists prove that you shouldn't trust anything Dr. Oz says

Streep shines, Depp disappoints: Ranking the star-studded vocal performances of "Into the Woods"

"Serial" demanded no answers: Why Sarah Koenig was smart to embrace uncertainty

Conan O'Brien is irrelevant, and he doesn't have to be

Rand Paul's professional conundrum: How to run for Senate & the White House, even if it's illegal

"I'm getting angry at liberals": Watch the hilarious end to "The Colbert Report"

"The last nail in his coffin": How America deluded itself about Cuba for 50 years

Irish hospital reportedly keeping brain dead pregnant woman alive

"We don't trust you to investigate yourself": New Orleans rape kit backlog raises questions about limits of police "reform"

GOP gets a grip: How the righteous fury over Obama's immigration action cooled down

Climate change could dramatically restrict food production by 2050