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What The Social Network gets wrong about Harvard—and Facebook.
The alternate reality of Aaron Sorkin’s The Social Network.
How “Howl” changed the world.
Is Michael Mann’s Public Enemies historically accurate?
How worried should you be about the robot takeover depicted in Terminator: Salvation?
My great-uncles participated in the Valkyrie plot to overthrow Hitler.
What WWE champion Mick Foley thought of The Wrestler.
A new Broadway musical sexes up the life of Grace O’Malley.
Can you mention divorce in a kids’ movie?
What Borat gets right and wrong about Kazakhstan.
The morbid fascination with the Black Dahlia.
How the 9/11 rescue really happened.
Who were the Knights Templar?
Separating truth from fiction in Spielberg’s Munich.
What one Marine makes of Jarhead.
The real life of a sports tout.