Ranking the NFL free agents
The NFL is often referred to as a copycat league, but the better description may be "groupthink league," at least in a psychological sense.
March Must Reads
Whether or not you're enjoying a Spring break vacation, you can still channel that getaway feeling by escaping into one of this month's new releases.
Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg to Write and Direct Console Wars
Sony Pictures and Scott Rudin are developing Console Wars , an adaptation of the book by Blake Harris.
Obama Crackdown on Press Freedom Escalates
Last week, Reporters Without Borders dropped America in the World Press Freedom Index 2014 from 33rd to 46th.
Books to read before you die
'Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream' by Hunter S. Thompson 'Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead' by Brene Brown Editor's note: Jay Parini , a poet and novelist, teaches at Middlebury College.