Lynchpin Of Polanski Misconduct Case: "I Lied"

Potentially bad news for Roman Polanski (plus everyone who saw the 2008 documentary about him and has thus been squawking "judicial misconduct!" all week, as though that made him not a rapist): The prosecutor involved in said misconduct lied. » 10/01/09 9:30am 10/01/09 9:30am

"Whitewashed" Book Gets A New Cover

Justine Larbalestier's Liar, whose original white cover image didn't match its black protagonist, is getting a new jacket. The publisher is sorry the old cover was "interpreted by some as a calculated decision to mask the character's ethnicity." [Independent] » 8/11/09 10:40am 8/11/09 10:40am