21 Apr '11, 10am

10 Things Wrong With the MPAA Rating System

The Motion Picture Association of America’s ratings system exists in a paradox: the classifications, originally intended to help parents, have now become a label that has more to do with marketing than responsible film viewing, and though they were originally created to keep Hollywood product from being censored by local, state, or federal offices, they wind up having the same chilling effect as classical censorship.

Full article: http://www.sinema.sg/2011/04/21/10-things-wrong-with-the-...


What will happen if US credit rating is cut?

channelnewsasia.com 19 Apr '11, 3am

WASHINGTON: For the first time, a top credit ratings agency has seriously hinted the United States might be forced to welc...