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13 Rules For Making Documentary Films

Michael Moore | Posted 09.17.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Moore

What is the first rule of "Fight Club"? The first rule of Fight Club is: "Don't talk about 'Fight Club.'" The first rule of documentaries is: Don't make a documentary -- make a MOVIE. Stop making documentaries. Start making movies.

Thank You, Library of Congress: 'Roger & Me' to Be Added to National Film Registry

Michael Moore | Posted 02.17.2014 | Arts
Michael Moore

It is, to say the least, a huge honor that for me ranks right up there with the Oscar and the Palme d'Or at Cannes. The National Film Registry is a slightly rarefied list of movies in the history of cinema.

These Terms and Conditions Shouldn't Apply to Anyone

Mark Weinstein | Posted 10.14.2013 | Entertainment
Mark Weinstein

Similar to Vine, they can rent or sell your information as they see fit, as long as it adheres to its Privacy Policy, which as a living document, it can change at any time without notifying you. Did you follow that?

David & Me: One Journalist, One Question and the NRA

Lauren Windsor | Posted 06.17.2013 | Politics
Lauren Windsor

At CPAC 2013, I tried to ask National Rifle Association President David Keene one question, but was thwarted by his Director of Public Affairs and security entourage. It quickly occurred to me that Mr. Keene would not answer any of my questions.

Blind Insight: I Am Detroit

Monique Zimmerman-Stein | Posted 11.13.2012 | Detroit
Monique Zimmerman-Stein

You once filmed an ad where you drove past old Cass Tech, but did you ever stop? Did you ever truly appreciate what Detroit stood for? Dodge Main fell, Hudson's fell and even Cass Tech was demolished, but Detroit did not give up. Why did you give up on them?

A 75th Anniversary for the American Dream, a 25-Year Anniversary for Me

Michael Moore | Posted 04.12.2012 | Politics
Michael Moore

On this day 25 years ago, in 1987, I became a filmmaker. I had no idea on that morning in Flint, Mich. what my life would be like after that, or what would happen to Flint, or to General Motors.

10 Cities That Will Take A Decade To Recover From Recession

24/7 Wall Street | Charles B. Stockdale | Posted 08.27.2011 | Business

24/7 Wall St.: The Great Recession officially began in December 2007 and ended in July 2009. This doesn’t mean that the economy has returned to wh...

Step Up to Mike's Challenge

Linda Milazzo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Linda Milazzo

Despite all we've learned from Sicko, Fahrenheit 9/11 and Roger and Me, we continue to take abuse. Our pal Mike is now asking us to act.

Bombing Capitalism

Esther Iverem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Esther Iverem

On a throwback vibe, you could say that Capitalism: A Love Story is the bomb. By exploring the economic system of capitalism as an evil, Moore fires a salvo into the heart of America's social machine.

What Really Happened? Penske Drops Saturn bid; GM Says Division Doomed

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

Roger Penske's failure will almost certainly result in Saturn's demise, and publicly, officially and finally ends the Roger Smith era at GM.

This is Not My Grandfather's GM (In Memoriam or Rebirth)

Mike Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Mike Smith

Our clan was a GM Family. That is, until I bought an Acura and I have never looked back.

Toyota Projects First-Ever Annual Loss; Congress Disses Detroit

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

Congress took a perverse pleasure in giving Detroit's CEOs and the UAW president the third degree -- unnecessary theater while our country suffers this economic decline.

Car Sales Tank; Detroit Visits DC, Pt. II

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

Now that they have our attention, the Detroit Three, in plans submitted to Congress Tuesday, increased their appeals for federal loans from $25 billion to $34 billion.

The 10 Best "Abuse of Power" Movies

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

It seems we never learn the right lessons or take the right actions to protect the majority of the populace who time and again end up taking the hit for the folly of an elite few.