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When People Become Pawns

Losses must be answered, grief redressed.    ~ Julie Orringer (from Neighbors, a short story published in The Paris Review, Issue 221, Summer, 2017)

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Rajkummar Rao plays a terrorist in Hansal Mehta's next

Versatile actor Rajkummar Rao, has teamed up with director Hansal Mehta for the latter’s upcoming Omerta. Rajkummar plays Omar Sheikh, a British terrorist of Pakistani origin in the film. 159 more words


The Assault on Truth

Since the election, I feel like I’m in a car with a drunk driver.

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Below is the best document I’ve read about Donald Trump’s lies and the human dynamics at play in our relationship with the new president. 3,846 more words


Don't Dismiss President Trump's Attacks on the Media as Mere Stupidity

Written by Bret Stephens (Time)

Bret Stephens delivered the Daniel Pearl Memorial Lecture this week at the University of California, Los Angeles. Read the full text of his remarks below: 3,652 more words


Music Video of the Day: Butterfly by Mariah Carey (1997, dir. Mariah Carey & Daniel Pearl)

I made a mistake yesterday when I spotlighted Fantasy by Mariah Carey. I only relied on mvdbase for directing credits, so I thought this music video was solely directed and shot by Daniel Pearl. 1,481 more words

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Music Video of the Day: Dancing On The Ceiling by Lionel Richie (1986, dir. Stanley Donen)

I’ve done numerous music videos inspired by movies so far. Yesterday’s Opposites Attract by Paula Abdul is based off of Anchors Aweigh (1945) with Gene Kelly. 1,277 more words

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