Even Kate Winslet Knows Jack Didn’t Have to Die

‘Titanic’ left us brokenhearted, but why do we need someone to blame?

Blockbusters: Junk Food, or Essential Nutrition?

Are blockbuster movies really inferior, high grossing, cheap thrills? Or do they put us in touch with something we need to feel?

The End of Men and the Rise of Women, Or Are We Facing The End of Us All?

It’s the end of men and the rise of women? Great. Too bad the sinking Titanic that is our industrialized civilization doesn’t care. Men and women must unite to save the home we too often take for granted.

7 Word Movie Review: ‘Pompeii’ Embraces Recycling

Is this 100 million dollar popcorn flick worth your 10 bucks and 104 minutes?

Learning the Truth About Sex (and Santa)

This can also be filed under “reasons children shouldn’t possess smartphones.”

Moving Into the Red: Boys and Education

Jennifer Fink believes our boys are trying to tell us something about the way they’re being educated… and it’s time to listen.

Is Leonardo DiCaprio a Good Man (or even Good Actor)?

Please help me in my ongoing debate with my son over whether the Titanic star sucks–then, now and forever.

Where’d All the Pretty Horses Go?

You’re not a horse, bro.

O Holy Night

Granny hugged her knees and rocked back and forth on a bench in the Greyhound bus station in Springfield, Virginia. She did this to keep warm. It was 11 p.m. on December 24. Granny had arthritis and osteoporosis and other things that ended with “itis” and “osis” that, believe me, you don’t want to know […]