A rule of thumb for nuclear war

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Look toward the horizon. Close one eye. Stick out your arm and hold your thumb over the mushroom cloud looming in the distance. If the cloud is bigger than your thumb, run. Run as fast as you can. This “rule of thumb” has been circulated online as an underground survival
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Subliminal messaging theories rehashed in trite documentary

Jeff Warrick’s “Programming the Nation?” tiresomely rehashes a potentially fascinating topic: subliminal messaging in mass media.  With an obvious left-wing bias and an overambitious scope — covering everything from subliminal techniques in advertising, film and music, to those in political propaganda and more — the film fails to provide any
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