Rather than stand up for comic Hasan Minhaj’s late-night program “Patriot Act,” Netflix caved to Saudi Arabia, which objected to the content in an episode and demanded it be made unavailable in the country. Bill Carter writes that Netflix is clearly playing a bigger game.
Three years after being held at gunpoint, the victims still suffer while the man who illegally sold the gun is free.
The film starts with the 1980s reunion of Robert Shafran, David Kellman and Eddy Galland, who learn they’re triplets after a “Parent Trap”-worthy mix-up on a college campus. But the question of why the brothers were separated in the first place is just as astounding as the story of how they met.
He made his way to the top of “Big Law.” Then his drinking almost brought him down.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro secured another six-year term last May in an election that was widely seen as sham. But two weeks after being sworn in, he’s facing the biggest challenge to his turbulent political career.