WorldViews: ‘The Interview’ isn’t the only piece of American pop culture causing international incidents

By Adam Taylor, December 30, 2014

One of the key takeaways of the whole "The Interview" saga is that American-made works of pop culture can be subject to very different interpretations when looked at from abroad. The now-infamous Seth Rogen and James Franco film may have seemed like a funny way to skewer one of the world's most repressive governments, but to North Korea it apparently looked like "most blatant act of terrorism and war," to use the words of one Pyongyang official.Read full article >>