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Hollywood vs. history: a lot of this year's hit movies have tackled real-life events. Two New York Times film critics consider how to watch a 'historical' movie. - Free Online Library

Free Online Library: Hollywood vs. history: a lot of this year's hit movies have tackled real-life events. Two New York Times film critics consider how to watch a 'historical' movie.(MEDIA) by "New York Times Upfront"; News, opinion and commentary General interest Motion pictures Methods Movies
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fact checking popular docudramas against history. This could be useful for teachers of literature or social studies.

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Top 5 Legal Mythbusters - NakedLaw by Avvo.com

Top 5 Legal Mythbusters - NakedLaw by Avvo.com | Teacher Tools and Tips | Scoop.it

Rumors and urban myths impact our decision making --in and out of the classroom-- more often than we would like to admit. Don't let it happen by staying informed and fact checking.

 

exerpt: "Sure, frivolous lawsuits occur sometimes—people are greedy jerks and will take advantage of the system if they can—but in reality, they are few and far between. And most of the ones bandied about by tort reformers are actually completely untrue, or important information that makes them justifiable was left out. Here are a few you might not know about."

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