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Boehner and McConnell Argue Over Who Should Cave First

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.13.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The emerging dynamic between John Boehner and Mitch McConnell is one to watch, because it is heading for a showdown in the next few weeks. Sooner or later, one of them is going to have to cave in to the hard, cold reality that Republicans just do not have the votes to impose their will on a Democratic president.

John Carter Defeats Louie Minor In 2014 Texas Congressional Race

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Republican Rep. John Carter defeated Democrat Louie Minor on Tuesday. Carter and Minor were battling to represent Texas' 31st District. Below, l...

An Oak Ridge Boy and a Carter Girl: Conversations With Joe Bonsall and Carlene Carter, Plus a George Michael Exclusive

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.08.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

You have a new album, Carter Girl, that takes you back to your roots. What does being a Carter Girl mean to you?

Teen Burns Mom's Clothes Because She Wouldn't Fork Over Weed Money: Police

Posted 03.11.2014 | Crime

When a Texas mom refused to give her son money for marijuana, it seems that the boy decided to burn one anyway. Police say that John Carter alleged...

Elise Foley

House Immigration Group Close To Dead | Elise Foley | Posted 09.20.2013 | Politics

An effort by a bipartisan House group to create a comprehensive immigration reform bill has stalled, group member Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.) said Fr...

Elise Foley

House Immigration Group Finally Reaches Reform Deal | Elise Foley | Posted 05.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A bipartisan group in the House has come to an agreement on principles for a comprehensive immigration reform bill, members said on Thur...

Republicans Embrace Conspiracy Theory

Salon | Posted 04.30.2013 | Politics

A conspiracy theory is getting renewed life among Republicans who claim that the Obama administration, specifically the Department of Homeland Securit...

Elise Foley

Republican: House Bill Will Be Tougher On Immigrants | Elise Foley | Posted 04.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. John Carter (R-Texas), a member of the bipartisan House group working on an immigration bill, said Monday that his group's plan wil...

How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love the Veronica Mars Film

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.19.2013 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

I do worry about the various ways this can go horribly wrong. I do worry that studios will eventually start seeing this as a business model when dealing with geek properties. "Pay us $5 million and we won't cancel Revolution!"

ReThink Review: Jack the Giant Slayer -- Bomb Scare

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.08.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Director Bryan Singer delivered an exciting and entertaining movie with good performances, despite the fact that no one was calling for Jack and the Beanstalk -- or really any fairy tale, for that matter -- to be made into a movie.

A Disappointing Open For "Jack"

Posted 03.03.2013 | Entertainment

It was a tough weekend at the box office for "Jack the Giant Slayer." The reboot of the classic "Jack and the Beanstalk" tale led a quiet weekend, ope...

Weekend Box Office Part I: Fee Fi Fo Flop: Jack the Giant Slayer Bombs Harder Than John Carter

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.03.2013 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

Like John Carter and Battleship, Jack the Giant Slayer was basically a $200 million variation on Generic Blockbuster: The Movie. Unlike Disney and Universal respectively, Warner Bros. seemed to see this one coming well in advance.

2012 in Film: The Year's 'Worst' Films

Scott Mendelson | Posted 03.04.2013 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

I can't presume that I've seen every terrible movie out there, but I tried to highlight films that were both very bad and whose respective failures meant something more than just their artistic inadequacy.

LOOK: The Year's 8 Worst Product Flops

24/7 Wall St. | Samuel Weigley | Posted 12.23.2012 | Business

From 24/7 Wall St.: There has been no shortage of successful product launches in 2012. Think the iPhone 5 and “The Avengers.” In order for compani...

The Biggest Turkeys Of 2012

Posted 11.21.2012 | Entertainment

Thanksgiving is a time for turkeys, which means what better moment than right now to look back at some of the year's biggest box-office disappointment...

Movie Review: Finding Nemo 3D

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.17.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Did Finding Nemo require 3D-ification? (Or should that be deification?) Not really. The 3D gives the images a little more depth but they already had heft and weight.

Elise Foley

Immigration Agents Sue Federal Government Over Deferred Action | Elise Foley | Posted 08.23.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Arizona immigration law author and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach is representing 10 immigration agents in a lawsuit filed Thursd...

'Preposterous And Embarrassing': J.J. Abrams Talks Movie Budgets

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.14.2012 | Entertainment

J.J. Abrams directed big-budget spectacles like "Mission: Impossible 3" and "Star Trek," but even he knows movie costs are out of control. "It is p...

David Schwimmer Is An Enigma, And He Likes It That Way

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 08.06.2012 | Entertainment

David Schwimmer is an enigma to me. So much so, that I called him one during our recent interview. Since "Friends" ended in 2004, Schwimmer -- part ac...

The Original Opening Scene Of 'John Carter' (That Confused Pixar)

Entertainment Weekly | Posted 06.01.2012 | Entertainment

It’s no secret that John Carter went through extensive additional photography in its two-year gestation period from production to premiere....

Texas Congressmen Endorse Mitt Romney

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 04.05.2012 | Politics

Three members of Congress from Texas announced on Thursday they are endorsing Mitt Romney for the GOP presidential nomination, calling into question w...

Interview: Willem Dafoe Is The Hunter

Cynthia Ellis | Posted 06.04.2012 | Entertainment
Cynthia Ellis

It was one of the most wonderful and unique starts to an interview ever: Within a minute, Willem was speaking in the incomprehensible babble of the Looney Tunes Tasmanian Devil. And then in Italian. Two of the world's finest languages!

China Loves 'John Carter'; Box Office Strong Overseas

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 03.29.2012 | Entertainment

"John Carter" may have bombed at the U.S. box office and in some foreign markets, but not in China. According to, Disney's sci-fi Mars ex...

How It Felt to Be Rotoscoped By Frank Frazetta

Carole Mallory | Posted 05.27.2012 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

When my agent said Ralph Bakshi was casting an animated movie to be co-directed by Frank Frazetta, I thought, ho hum. It was called Fire and Ice and...

Just Call Me Crazy: I Liked John Carter

Carine Fabius | Posted 05.26.2012 | Entertainment
Carine Fabius

"What? You and three other people?" That's what a friend of mine said when I told him I went to see John Carter.