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How Movies Receive Their Ratings

Many Americans use the MPAA’s formalized rating system as a guide for which films to see. The Onion provides a step-by-step view into how these ratings are chosen:

‘Winnie-The-Pooh’ Turns 90

Winnie-The-Pooh, the A.A. Milne series featuring a stuffed bear and his toy animal friends, debuted 90 years ago this week. Here are some milestones from the franchise’s nearly century-long run:
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New Mariah Carey CD Has Ads

The 34-page booklet for Memoirs Of An Imperfect Angel, the new CD from Island Def Jam recording artist Mariah Carey, includes advertisements for such products as Elizabeth Arden cosmetics. What do you think?
  • "Oh, well, that's not so bad. Or does it have songs, too?"

    Frank Paterson Building Inspector
  • "I like being marketed to. It's like someone out there still thinks I'm employable."

    Tom Weiss Unemployed
  • "I am always happy to hear about potentially lucrative new revenue streams for Mariah Carey."

    Adrienne Hysen Bus Driver

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