• What the Political Satire "Wag the Dog" Can Teach Us About Propaganda, Narratives, and Putin's War in Ukraine

    The novelist behind "Wag the Dog" reflects on the book and the film adaptation's prescient lessons for using conflict to generate popularity.

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    Good Company: Mickey Haller and the Enduring Appeal of 'The Lincoln Lawyer'

    I first learned about crime fiction from my father Dan Riordan and his brother Paul.  They were old school gents and always...