Other interesting stories in The Washington Post:


“Zero Dark Thirty” (Jonathan Olley)

— Ann Hornaday on how “Zero Dark Thirty,” with its blurry mix of journalism and drama on hot-button topics like Bush-era torture policies, is agitating the punditocracy more than your typical Oscar hopeful.

Earlier: The real-life Maya from “Zero Dark Thirty”


Carole King (Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

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