Friday, December 9, 2016

Library of Congress

Wednesday, Mar. 23, 2016

A Gloria Gaynor disco anthem, George Carlin’s seven dirty words routine and coverage of Wilt Chamberlain’s 100-point game are among 25 sound recordings that have been selected for preservation at the Library of Congress.

The...

Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015

It’s a bro-centric year for movies added to the prestigious National Film Registry.

Two of the most popular male-bonding movies of all time - “Top Gun” and “The Shawshank Redemption” - are being added to the collection of films preserved by the...

Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

“Saving Private Ryan” and “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” are among 25 movies being inducted this year into the National Film Registry for long-term preservation, the Library of Congress announced Wednesday.

 

 

The library selected films...

Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013

Heroes of the space race, a pop cult classic; the age-old battle between the sexes; and a record of Native-American traditions are among a cadre of films being recognized as works of great cultural, historic or aesthetic significance to the nation’s cinematic...