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The Briefing 11-08-13

Pray for Philippines: Typhoon Haiyan one of most dangerous and powerful in human history; Blockbuster and Twitter reflect transience of technology – and of culture;…Read this essay →

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The Briefing 10-31-13

Christians must consider moral, ethical, and religious implications of Halloween; Public schools refuse to celebrate Halloween. It’s too religious; Battling Halloween candy by handing out…Read this essay →

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The Lost Art of Great Cooking

Great cooking is hard to find these days. One of the most important rooms in every home, the kitchen, was once the heart of the...Read this essay →

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How to Protect Orphans from Hollywood

Why are people so afraid of orphans? Orphans often find themselves demonized by Hollywood, and it's happened again with the release of a new horror...Read this essay →

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Has The ‘Twilight’ Phenomenon Reached Your Home?

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Has The ‘Twilight’ Phenomenon Reached Your Home?

Stephenie Meyer's blockbuster Twilight series has become a publishing phenomenon and, now, a blockbuster at the box office and DVD release. However, given their subject–adolescent...Read this essay →

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What Were They Thinking? The Controversy Over The End of the Spear

The controversy over the casting of actor Chad Allen in the lead role of the movie The End of the Spear continues to grow —…Read this essay →

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Sexual Confusion and the End of Friendship

Nominations for the 63rd annual Golden Globe Awards were announced Tuesday, and Brokeback Mountain, the movie identified as a “cowboy romance,” has taken the lead…Read this essay →

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Aslan Is On the Move–The Chronicles of Narnia on Film

The long awaited release of The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, comes today, and the movie is likely to become…Read this essay →

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The Mythology of Star Wars: The Faith versus the Force

When Bill Moyers asked his youngest son why he had seen Star Wars at least a dozen times, he responded: “For the same reason you…Read this essay →

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“Million Dollar Baby”–Assisted Suicide at the Oscars

Clint Eastwood has emerged as one of the biggest names in Hollywood, with a score of awards for both acting and directing. This year, he’s…Read this essay →

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‘The Day After Tomorrow’ — Don’t Take It As Science

Americans love disaster movies, and crowds have flocked to see blockbusters such as “The Towering Inferno” and the “Jurassic Park” series. As a general rule,…Read this essay →

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Passionate Controversy–The Movie and Its Critics

Controversy over Mel Gibson’s movie “The Passion of the Christ” continues as the film sets new box office records and has been seen by millions…Read this essay →

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Furor Over “The Passion:” Mel Gibson and His Critics

Mel Gibson must be doing something right, because he has Hollywood in an absolute uproar. His new film, The Passion, has incited one of the…Read this essay →