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  1. oscars 2019
    How the Oscars Went Austere for World War IIAfter nearly canceling the 1942 ceremony, the Oscars took a less-than-glamorous approach throughout the war — including issuing plaster trophies.
  2. explainers
    A Clueless American’s Guide to the Battle of DunkirkExplaining the evacuation at the heart of Christopher Nolan’s latest.
  3. party chat
    Joss Whedon on His New WW II Film and Trump“I feel like the parallels are horrifying.”
  4. hanks vs pitt
    Who Did More to Win World War II, Brad Pitt or Tom Hanks?Pitt’s new film Allied raises the question: Who is our greatest onscreen World War II hero?
  5. trailer mix
    Brad Pitt Spies for Love in the Allied TrailerWWII makes it so much harder to trust your spouse.
  6. chat room
    Matthew Rhys on His Dream Americans Ending“I became a double agent and ultimately Elizabeth becomes a triple agent.”
  7. In Hiroshima, Obama Proposes ‘Moral Revolution’ During his historic visit, Obama met with survivors and called on mankind to get its moral progress in line with its technological prowess.
  8. gallery
    Romance and Pineapple Whiskey in Hawaii During World War IICaptured in the new book Shore Leave.
  9. war movies
    Christopher Nolan’s Next Movie Is a WWII FilmHis next movie will be called Dunkirk.
  10. sequential art
    How Mickey Mouse Fought World War IICartooning’s legacy of wartime collaboration.
  11. world war ii
    WWII Vets Exposed to Mustard Gas Never Paid“That’s going to be on my tombstone. U.S. Navy, Guinea Pig. That won’t be too long now probably.”
  12. interview
    Talking to Dr. Ruth About Rape, Love, and the HolocaustHow being orphaned made her treasure love.
  13. neighborhood news
    Photos and War Stories From Brighton Beach’s Victory Day ParadeThe anniversary of Germany’s WWII surrender has special significance in Brooklyn’s corner of the former Soviet Union.
  14. books
    Everything You Need to Know About Patrick Modiano, the Newest Nobel LaureateThe French novelist is relatively obscure outside his home country.
  15. international intrigue
    D-Day Anniversary: The Most Intense CelebrationsAround the world, 70 years after Normandy.
  16. military history
    10 Intimate Photographs of World War II Soldiers in the BuffJust in time for Fleet Week.
  17. casting couch
    Brad Pitt May Star in a WWII Romantic ThrillerThis just might be his masterpiece.
  18. across the streaming-verse
    Best of Streaming: World War II Mission MoviesA Burt Lancaster actioner and a documentary about the Monuments Men.
  19. it's vintage
    Back When Pigeons Wore BrasMaidenform’s WWII carrier pigeon vests.
  20. I Can’t Believe We Built That Time Machine and Then Forgot to Kill Hitler, […]Look guys, I don’t want to come off as a whiner here. You know me, I’m not one to complain unduly. But something’s been on my mind, and I think […]
  21. Watch Bill Murray in the Trailer for George Clooney’s WWII Drama ‘The […] Here’s the trailer for George Clooney’s new World War II drama The Monuments Men that, most importantly, co-stars Bill Murray and you can see […]
  22. george clooney
    George Clooney Heading to WWII to Save Art From HitlerHe’ll direct and co-star in The Monuments Men.
  23. oh hitler!
    The Nazis Were Obsessed With a Dog in Finland That Did a Nazi ImpressionThose Nazis were some weird dudes.
  24. anne frank
    Tree Immortalized by Anne Frank’s Diary TopplesThe giant chestnut no longer grows in Amsterdam.
  25. science is ruining yom kippur
    A 120-Year-Old Hitler Might Be Walking Around SomewhereNew tests on Hitler’s skull reveal that … it’s not Hitler’s skull.