Posted on December 14, 2017
In 1975, this story caused a sensation: Frank Olson, a CIA scientist, had not committed suicide on Nov. 28, 1953, as his family had thought. Instead, he was crazed from the effects of a secret dose of LSD that a fellow CIA agent had slipped into his drink nine days before his death. He hadn’t meant to kill himself. He was an unfortunate victim of a covert U.S. government program called MKUltra, which identified and developed drugs and procedures to force confessions.
Posted on December 11, 2017
The October revolution, for that is what it was, started in print.
Posted on December 8, 2017
Big Little Lies, the Emmy-winning drama starring Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman, is returning for another season, HBO announced on Friday, with a lot of the cast expected to return.
Posted on December 6, 2017
From the annals of annual complaints, this one is most likely the least significant — the whining and groaning about Christmas music being played too early in shops and malls. Our lives are really lacking in distress and distress if that’s as bad as it gets.
Posted on December 5, 2017
Exactly how Canadian specialty stations select their menu of imported series from U.S. radio and streaming solutions is a terrific mystery. Always, there are lots of acclaimed series which are unavailable in Canada. And always, the strangest items are selected and offered here.