Jodie Foster on why her role in ‘The Mauritanian’ was so rare

(LOS ANGELES) -- With The Mauritanian, Jodie Foster did something she rarely does: she took a role based on a real person. She plays Nancy Hollander in the film, a no-nonsense red-lipsticked lawyer who takes up the case of Guantanamo Bay prisoner Mohamedou Ould Salahi, played by Tahar Rahim. "Yeah,... Read More.

Why the Military should teach Stoicism

By DONALD ROBERTSON and MICK MULROY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The philosopher Socrates once asked why all men praise liberty but so many neglect to acquire self-discipline.  Without the virtue of temperance, he reasoned, none of us can truly become... Read More.

Why Rob Lowe doesn’t regret turning down ‘Grey’s Anatomy’

(LOS ANGELES) -- Rob Lowe has an impressive list of TV credits that includes The West Wing, The Grinder, Californication, Parks and Recreation, as well as his latest turn on Ryan Murphy's Fox drama 9-1-1: Lone Star -- with one notable misstep. The 56-year-old actor passed on what became a career-rebounding role... Read More.