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Restored Hitchcock silents to premiere at London Olympics

LONDON — Restored silent Hitchcock films will be screened complete with new orchestral scores as part of the build-up to the 2012 London Olympic Games, the British Film Institute announced Monday. The 1920s classics are being cleaned up and restored to create perfect-as-possible digital versions that will premiere during the…

Conservative think tank: Obama changed America into ‘mostly free’

Since the Heritage Foundation defines itself as “a conservative think tank that is at the forefront of the pro-globalization perspective,” it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that it favors Republican presidential administrations. Taegan Goddard’s Political Wire at CQ notes, “The Heritage Foundation no longer ranks the United States…