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Meant to be

The Books are, more and more, making their work something you can see.
The Books leave (almost) nothing to chance
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  April 10, 2009

Matthew Broderick

Bueller? Where you at Bueller? Are you under all the pudge, the floppy suburban coif, the aura of midlife crisis, and rumors of affairs and a rotting marriage to pony face? Bueller? Bueller?
By Boston Phoenix Staff  |  March 26, 2009

5. Rod Blagojevich

As much as we were entertained by the former Illinois governor's alleged raffling off of a vacant U.S. Senate seat, we just can't get past the coif. People who insist on yapping about his “railroading” should just spy from the neck-up for evidence that B
As much as we were entertained by the former Illinois governor's alleged raffling off of a vacant U.S. Senate seat, we just can't get past the coif. People who insist on yapping about his “railroading” should just spy from the neck-up for evidence that Blago has been doing business with greasy palms for years.
By Boston Phoenix Staff  |  March 26, 2009

Review: Afro Samurai

Afro Samurai , which is based on the anime of the same title, follows Afro on his quest to find the Number Two headband.
Beautiful bloodbath
By MADDY MYERS  |  February 17, 2009

Good news, bad news

It will be the best of times. Or, perhaps, it will be the worst.
Fear and loathing? Or happy days? The only thing we know for sure about the coming year is that we're all in this together.
By MIKE MILIARD  |  December 30, 2008


Dotty old women, idiots in powder wigs, a fat guy beating off, and disgorged chunks of food — they aren’t as funny as you might think.
“Gag” might be a better title
By PETER KEOUGH  |  September 23, 2008


Generation gap

It’s an uneven show with a dour vision that leaves a mediciny taste in your mouth — and, I think, offers signs of a generation gap among curators.
"Black Womanhood" at Wellesley College’s Davis Museum and Cultural Center
By GREG COOK  |  September 23, 2008

All at sea

The Ocean State is a character as colorful as any of the ragtag denizens of Side by Each.
Local color spices Side By Each at the Rhode Island Film Festival
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  August 05, 2008

Bigger! Better!!

This year the festival will host 58 world premieres and 41 North American premieres.
The 12th Annual Rhode Island International Film Festival
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  July 30, 2008

Exte: Hair Extensions

The film rises above satire with chilling and deftly shot set pieces of hair strangling, flinging, and burying its victims.
Creepy and bizarro hair-raising horror
By NINA MACLAUGHLIN  |  July 16, 2008

Gimme some truth

Can it be a coincidence, I ask rhetorically, that we have all of a sudden become very interested in watching highly trained men smack the shit out of each other?
In praise of Ultimate Fighting
By JAMES PARKER  |  June 25, 2008


Fashion gamut

Near the end of the first act of the School of Fashion Design–run Collection 2008 show, I tensed in my seat, waiting for an emaciated little man in an unbelievably angular haircut to materialize from one of the wings of the stage and shriek, “Oh, no you
SFD students strut their stuff
By SHARON STEEL  |  May 07, 2008

Natural style

The Louisiana salon run by Truvy is packed with the stuff of 1980s comfort and beauty: Tab, trolls, and a whole slew of blow dryers.
The Theater Project's fab Steel Magnolias
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  May 07, 2008

Musical time-travel

Powdered wigs may be fashion-forward, as Portland's State Street Church becomes a time machine, transporting the audience back to the early 1700s.
A Baroque program with the DaPonte String Quartet
By EMILY PARKHURST  |  March 26, 2008

Jump to it

Tax reform is the Evel Knievel of political issues. It gives us the most pleasure when it crashes and burns.
Politics and other mistakes
By AL DIAMON  |  March 19, 2008

February 8, 2008

By SYMBOLINE DAI  |  February 06, 2008



Why are beauty salons so popular all over the world as settings for microcosmic movies?
Love, loniliness, aging, and bad hair
By PETER KEOUGH  |  February 06, 2008

Blonde ambition

My sister told me that my bride-to-be said she could not be part of the wedding party because only blondes can take part.
Dr. Lovemonkey
By DR. LOVEMONKEY  |  November 28, 2007

October 16, 2007

By SYMBOLINE DAI  |  October 10, 2007

Anna Wintour's hair tells all

By the time you read this, the frenzied seven days that are New York Fashion Week will be drawing to a close.
Why an editor’s locks are more revealing than her covers
By SHARON STEEL  |  September 06, 2007

Brokeback men's room

Once upon a time there was a barbershop quartet known as the Singing Senators.
A curiously Republican story
By EDITORIAL  |  September 05, 2007


Blown dry

When Lauren Conrad is blow-drying her hair before her camera crews arrive, does she ever consider giving up and allowing her tresses to frizz into a rat’s nest?
The Hills  have hair
By SHARON STEEL  |  August 21, 2007

Poison ivy

John Edwards’s campaign seems to have hit a roadblock that could seriously hurt his chances of securing the Democratic nomination.
What’s dooming John Edwards’s campaign to be the Democratic nominee? He never attended Harvard or Yale.
By STEVEN STARK  |  August 01, 2007

July 18, 2007

Daily forecast
By SYMBOLINE DAI  |  July 11, 2007

July 16, 2007

Daily forecast
By SYMBOLINE DAI  |  July 11, 2007

This woman killed tax reform

“She pulled the plug,” says Taxation Committee chairman Joseph Perry.
In the lobby
By LANCE TAPLEY  |  July 11, 2007


The Most Hated Man in Boston

To understand the tortured tango that binds Dan Shaughnessy and his detractors, consider his item about Red Sox ace Curt Schilling’s blog, 38 Pitches.
What is it about The Globe ’s Dan Shaughnessy that makes ordinary, peaceable people want to kick his ass?
By ADAM REILLY  |  July 10, 2007

Ain’t that America

Photographer Henry Horenstein crossed paths with Jerry Lee Lewis at a Ramada Inn in Boston in 1975.
Henry Horenstein surveys country music in the 1970s
By GREG COOK  |  July 03, 2007


One thing we’ve learned from the Globe ’s seven-day package “The Making of Mitt Romney” is that the man takes pride in his Ward Cleaver coif.
Mitt gets a posse
By MIKE MILIARD  |  June 28, 2007

I feel pretty...healthy

If anyone wants some big almost-full bottles of TRESemme shampoo and conditioner, shoot me an e-mail.
Going green
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  June 27, 2007