January 14, 2015

92 Percent of College Students Prefer Reading Print Books to E-Readers
1:39 PM

92 percent of students in the U.S., Japan, Germany, and Slovakia believe they concentrate better on text in print than on screen.

January 13, 2015

Found in Translation
9:00 PM

Arthur Goldhammer brought us Piketty—and so much more.

The Real 'American Sniper' Had No Remorse About the Iraqis He Killed
9:00 PM

Clint Eastwood's film gives Chris Kyle too much credit.

January 12, 2015

Golden Globes 2015: For Once, Hollywood Wasn't Self-Absorbed and Narcissistic
12:32 PM

Hollywood presented its most high-minded version of itself at the Golden Globes: progressive, humble, and aware of the world outside the Beverly Hilton’s walls. 

January 11, 2015

No Student Who Applied to Goucher College With a Video Has Been Rejected
8:00 PM

Only 64 people used it, but they were more diverse than the rest of the applicant pool.

January 10, 2015

'Girls' Season 4: New Location, Same Stunted Characters
8:00 PM

What will the Iowa Writers' Workshop do to Hannah?

January 09, 2015

Big Pharma Is Making Progress in Finding an Ebola Vaccine, But They May Be Fighting The Wrong Battle
6:30 PM

Basic nursing care isn't as sexy as the race for a vaccine, but it's a lot more effective.