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Reefer gladness at the Crowne Plaza
Thirty-five years ago, a doctor took Elvy Musikka aside and told her that she’d go blind from her glaucoma if she didn’t start smoking. Marijuana, that is.
| April 23, 2010
There was much debate around Phoenix headquarters about whether to put this visually impaired American Idol twit on our list. But as it turns out, collective office resentment of the way fans and judges babyishly pander to this marginally talented pop st
There was much debate around Phoenix headquarters about whether to put this visually impaired American Idol twit on our list. But as it turns out, collective office resentment of the way fans and judges babyishly pander to this marginally talented pop star wannabe far outweighed our political correctness doctrine.
Boston Phoenix Staff
| March 26, 2009
The Fernando Meirelles–directed film is, of necessity, less literary and philosophical.
An old-fashioned disaster-movie yarn
| October 01, 2008
Show and tell
I’d never really had a crush on a drawing before. But when I began reading Adrian Tomine several years ago, I started falling for ’em left and right.
Adrian Tomine gets it together
| February 26, 2008
Let them eat car
It might be not just ostentatious, but very insulting and irresponsible, for the state to pay for two new SUVs.
Poor kids lose child-care while legislative leaders ride in comfort
PHILLIPE AND JORGE
| September 05, 2007
What makes a pair of sneakers ultra exclusive?
The sneaker scene at the Paradise Lounge
| July 31, 2007
Taste of the sun
The Silversun Pickups visited the VW Green Room on March 28.
VIDEO: Silversun Pickups hit the VW Green Room
| April 10, 2007
Twin directors Danny Pang and Oxide Pang Chun explored the supernatural downside of cornea transplants in The Eye ; in their first non–Hong Kong horror movie, they unearth ghosts of the Northern Plains with stylish but unfrightening results. Watch the
Imagine Oklahoma! done as an tuneless pastoral spook show
| February 07, 2007
Deck the Halls
Somewhere in Western Mass, an anal-retentive optometrist prides himself on being Mr. Christmas. Watch the trailer for Deck the Halls (QuickTime)
Lands like a lump of coal
| November 21, 2006
The diptych is a device you almost never see used properly these days.
Henry Wolyniec + Melanie Essex at Whitney Art Works
| August 17, 2006
25 Classes That Will Get You $50K
Unless you dream of becoming, say, a Franciscan monk, a retail clerk, or a freelance writer, vows of poverty probably don’t show up on your career checklist.
Courses around New England that you can take to the bank
| January 24, 2006
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