Brazilian writer Paulo Coelho says of Joyce's book 'Ulysses,' 'There is nothing there.'
Two senators going after Facebook cofounder Eduardo Saverin for taxes seem to need a little help with their spelling.
In pursuit of happiness, parents can find joy in daily routines. While changing up your day can add novelty, our happiness expert believes that there is pleasure to be had in the repetition of reading a daily newspaper or even sweeping the floor.
When it comes to taxes, Obama's budget is long on principles but woefully short on statistics.
Woody Allen’s latest film, 'Midnight in Paris,' delivers his trademark wit and some retrofantasy set in an idyllic Paris.
Sofia Coppola’s minutely observed ‘Somewhere’ examines the emptiness of Hollywood celebrity.
After Obama's session with Chinese students, the Monitor's language columnist considers the nuances of town meetings, town-hall meetings, and town-hall-style meetings.