Nicole W. Ciandella

Articles by Nicole W. Ciandella

The Rally to Restore Sanity: Why it Worries Me

Here’s the thing about Jon Stewart’s Rally to Restore Sanity: it didn’t represent a restoration of anything. It wasn’t a breath of fresh air; it didn’t symbolize change; it didn’t mark the beginning of a new future for America. Instead,

ObamaTV on NBC: 'Law & Order: Soda Police'

The Law & Order franchise has always made a fetish of being “ripped from the headlines.” Law & Order: SVU–the popular, sexed-up spin-off of the now-retired original–seems particularly intent on cramming up-to-date political commentary into every hour-long episode. Remember Terri