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Why Roald Dahl Never Sugar-Coated His Stories for Kids

Since Roald Dahl's own life was often sadder-than-fiction, he knew children already understand how awful life could be. The trick was to laugh anyway.


'Mean Girls' Musical Update: 'Fetch' Not Happening

The 'Mean Girls' update you've been waiting for, what's to come in your Netflix queue, and more in our Daily Blunt.


Video: Interviewer Goofs, Gets Heckled by Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader

Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader don't let an uninformed reporter off the hook, Go the F*** to Sleep has a follow-up, and more in our Monday news review.


Travel Beyond a Wrinkle in Time with Oral Biography of Madeleine L’Engle

Leonard S. Marcus compiles an oral biography of writer Madeleine L'Engle, author of A Wrinkle in Time and dozens of other books, in Listening for Madeleine.


Dick Tracy: Warren Beatty, Madonna Finally Get the High-Def Attention They Deserve

Our hump-day roundup also presents drag queens reading classic children's books, Sir Ian McKellen's health woes, and title suggestions for Angelina Jolie's 'Salt: The Sequel.'


MGM Re-Enters the Animation World with 'Punk Farm'

Cow sets up her drums, Pig tests the amps, Goat tunes his bass ... punk rock meets barn animals. Can it lose?