The Unlikely Struggle Of The Family Whose Neighbor Is Area 51

Plenty of landowners have fought the government over plans to seize their property. But the Sheahan family of Nevada have not spent decades defending some mundane corner of farmland from being covered by a proposed interstate. The Sheahans’ ancestral mining land is getting seized over its very unique next-door… »11/09/15 4:53pm11/09/15 4:53pm


Iron Man Less Entertaining, More Propagandizing, Than Initially Expected

Sure, Iron Man may have seemed like harmless fun set in a vaguely "real world" setting, pitting Robert Downey Jr.'s Tony Stark against villains so cartoony as to be easy to hate while realistic enough to hit all of our hidden preconceptions about "evil" in a post 9/11 world. But as it turns out, the movie was much… »5/22/08 1:08pm5/22/08 1:08pm