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Band of Brothers' 'Wild Bill' Dies

AP | Posted 03.10.2014 | Fifty

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — William "Wild Bill" Guarnere, one of the World War II veterans whose exploits were dramatized in the TV miniseries "Band of Brot...

Legendary 'Band Of Brothers' Unit Returns From War For The Very Last Time

Posted 10.25.2013 | Politics

On Wednesday, the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, returned home from a 6-month deployment to Afghanistan. It was a bittersweet homec...

Homeland Is Back With a New Index of Our Post-9/11 Unease and Dysfunction

William Bradley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
William Bradley

All of a sudden, in a rush -- though not so spectacular a Rush as the outstanding racing drama which went wide across the U.S. over the weekend -- Homeland is on a dramatically new course. Not just different, not a return to Season 1, as most of the characters are in very different places, but new.

Winning The War in Afghanistan One Meeting at a Time

Franz-Stefan Gady | Posted 11.06.2013 | World
Franz-Stefan Gady

Afghans have taken charge again of their own destiny. The American officers at the security meeting were witness to this change on the ground. Having not been asked to contribute to the discussion, they were silent observers to the intricate issue of Afghan inter-service coordination.

101st Seeking To Save 'Band Of Brothers' Regiment

AP | KRISTIN M. HALL | Posted 08.28.2013 | Politics

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. — The 101st Airborne Division is trying to save its illustrious 506th Infantry Regiment, whose origins date to World War II's...

Chuck Hagel for DOD

Brent Budowsky | Posted 02.26.2013 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense would bring immense confidence in the capitals of America's allies around the world, and great enthusiasm from veterans and military families throughout America who know him well, and trust him greatly.

Band of Mothers

Lisa Lori | Posted 01.20.2013 | Parents
Lisa Lori

hese women may be invisible in the anals of history but their strength and kindness will live on through their extraordinary families.

Ron Livingston On Why 'Office Space' Isn't A Comedy

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 10.18.2012 | Entertainment

Going to New York Comic Con, located in the Jacob K. Javits Center on the West Side of Manhattan, requires a certain time commitment. The closest subw...

Dethroned: Mad Men's Down Season Opened the Door for a Superlative Homeland

William Bradley | Posted 11.24.2012 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Even though Season 5 was a down year for Mad Men, it was still clearly one of the best shows on television. It took something very special to best it. Which brings us to Homeland. I'm pleased that Homeland won for best drama.

Band Of Brothers Major Honored On D-Day Anniversary

AP | GREG KELLER | Posted 08.06.2012 | World

SAINTE-MARIE-DU-MONT, France — With World War II-era military planes darting overhead and Normandy's Utah Beach visible in the distance, a bronz...

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...

Iraq Veteran Reveals His Favorite Soldier Stories

| Posted 12.14.2011 | Books

By Paul Rieckhoff for Bookish As the last American troops come home from Iraq, Paul Rieckhoff, founder of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America,...

'Band Of Brothers' Author Stephen Ambrose Accused Of Fabricating Material For Eisenhower Biography

The Guardian | Paul Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

His book Band of Brothers - which chronicled the exploits of one company of US airborne troops in second world war Europe - was turned into a highly p...

With Love To Seamus, Lucinda, and Leonard: A Conversation With Matthew Ryan

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

He has been compared to Bruce Springsteen and Tom Waits, yet the very prolific singer-songwriter Matthew Ryan has eluded pop stardom.

HBO's The Pacific Is a Masterpiece

Ed Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

Simply put, "The Pacific" is one of the finest dramatic productions in the history of television. It may in fact be the best miniseries of all time.

"Brothers In Arms": One Son's War & Peace Playlist as We Prepare to Enter "The Pacific"

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

To put myself in the proper mindset to enter The Pacific, I've come up with a playlist of great songs that speak powerfully to war and peace from a variety of perspectives and eras.

Old stars and new independents: A modest suggestion

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I've got an idea for how to change independent film and kick-start the kind of serious attention that video-on-demand seems to require. And it all s...