New technology helps uninspired fiction writers capture readers' emotions

Tech | Maggie Knors
Sensory Fiction MIT

It’s an ‘immersive storytelling experience tailored to the reader’

TheDC Interview: Thriller author Brad Thor

Entertainment | Jamie Weinstein
Brad Thor

Thor dishes on his new book, his writing process and his journey to conservatism

Fifty shades of hot teacher-on-middle-schooler sex is a book you can buy now

Education | Eric Owens

Author ‘felt like that was a void in transgressive literature that I wanted to fill’

Sheen and book agent part - NYDN

Entertainment | interns

‘Winning’ wasn’t the combination of Charlie Sheen and his book agent, Peter McGuigan, as the two have parted ways

Brian Jacques, author of children's series 'Redwall,' dies at 71 - EW

Entertainment | Laura Donovan

Brian Jacques, British author of the renowned children’s book series, ‘Redwall,’ has died of a heart attack

It's a Brit! Henry Cavill is the next Superman - TheDC

Entertainment | interns

‘The Count of Monte Cristo’ star has been announced as the next Man of Steel

Stieg Larsson's partner to complete final Millennium novel - The Guardian

Entertainment | Laura Donovan

The partner of the late Stieg Larsson plans to complete Larsson’s unfinished novel

Broadway Review: 'Spiderman' - TheDC

Entertainment | Jo Ann Skousen

Going to a performance of this new musical feels eerily like going to a hockey game or a stock car race — you hate to admit it, but you’re almost hoping to see blood.

'Spider-Man' actor breaks silence on terrifying fall - CBS 2

Entertainment | Julia McClatchy (admin)

Actor Tierney breaks silence on terrifying Broadway tumble

A decade of Christmas movies [SLIDESHOW] - TheDC

Entertainment | The Daily Caller

Here’s a look back at the top film from each year of the past decade, and here’s to a better crop of Christmas films in years to come

A fatwa on Liam Neeson

Opinion | Ken Blackwell

By comparing Mohammed to Aslan, the lion in The Chronicles of Narnia, Neeson may have gotten himself in trouble.

'Spider-Man' musical's inaugural flight a little rocky - NYT

Entertainment | Julia McClatchy (admin)

All $65 million of the new Broadway musical ‘Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark’ took flight on Sunday night at its first preview performance, but not without bumps

'Harry Potter' countdown: A primer for muggles - LAT

Entertainment | interns

Hero Complex is counting down to Friday’s cinematic release of ‘“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1,’ the second to last film in the ‘Potter’ series

A look at the Las Vegas tunnel people - Daily Mail

| Pat McMahon

In 200 miles of flood tunnels, about 1,000 people like there

Angels in stripper heels - NYT

Entertainment | Julia McClatchy (admin)

An inside look at how an angel earns her wings — at least at the Victoria’s Secret fashion show

Harry Potter blamed for India's owl crisis - AFP

Entertainment | Julia McClatchy (admin)

Indian Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh has blamed fans of Harry Potter for the demise of wild owls in the country as children seek to emulate the boy wizard by taking the birds as pets

Ask Matt Labash Vol. XXXIV - TheDC

Ask Matt Labash | Matt Labash

Chilean miner publicity sluts, Willie’s Geist’s American Freak Show, and a reader execution

Mr. Colbert Comes to Washington - TheDC

Politics | Jonathan Strong

The Comedy Central host is testifying in front of Congress

True Blood’s Rolling Stone cover: Fangtastic or too racy? - People

Entertainment | Julia McClatchy (admin)

The hit HBO show, which has never shied away from showing its vampires -– and werewolves and humans — baring almost all, has taken its raciness to a new level

'The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo' cast announced - LA Times

Entertainment | Julia McClatchy (admin)

Actress Rooney Mara will play Lisbeth Salander, the edgy heroine of ‘The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo’