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Movie Takes

The Passion of the Christ

By 2.25.04

Mel has wonderful enemies, but his film is still a mess.

Reader Mail

Odd Sensations

2.25.04

Gibson’s effect. Abe Foxman reconsidered. The Memogate mess. Borderline tempers. Plus more.

Latte Nation

The Passion and the Fury

By 2.24.04

Turning movie-houses into temples -- not your usual Ash Wednesday.

Another Perspective

The Immigration Thing (Part II)

By 2.24.04

Intellectual dishonesty is the only thing opponents of the Bush guest-worker proposal have going for them.

Special Report

Coal Into Diamonds

By 2.24.04

A posthumous boxed set distills the alchemy of Johnny Cash.

Political Hay

Let’s See the Memos

By 2.24.04

And let the chips fall in the Senate Judiciary Committee's "Memogate."

Movie Takes

Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen

By 2.24.04

Like, she had to move from New York City to suburban New Jersey. And her mom's not really a single parent.

Reader Mail

Sex and the Silly

2.24.04

Sizing up S.J. Parker. A problem with Dad. Naderonomy. Plastic or plastic? Plus much more.

Media Matters

What, No Sex?

By 2.23.04

Did The American Spectator fall asleep on the job during the last night of Sex and the City? A critical exchange.

Another Perspective

Two Bag Ugly

By 2.23.04

In which the author fights his way out of a plastic sack.

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