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Don't sweat your major — you'll probably change your mind anyway
Chances are that two of you have no friggin' idea what you want to do with your lives, and the one of you who does will change his or her mind by age 25.
Throwing it all away
| September 02, 2011
Interview: Hugh Hefner
Hugh Hefner on iPads, erotica, Batman, and fighting the Man.
Porn or erotica?
| August 13, 2010
Review: Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel
You might expect that a sycophantic documentary about Hugh Hefner would suggest that Hef invented tits and ass. Brigitte Berman's Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel goes farther.
Rabbit run: Hef poses as a history maker
| August 13, 2010
Updike does death, R. Crumb does God, Vanity Fair does Proust
Trying to reach as broad a range of tastes and pocketbooks as possible, we this year scavenged everything from the front pages of the Onion to R. Crumb's genesis, to valedictory Updike. Stuff to read, stuff to look at, glossy pages and matte. Remember
Gift books to savor
| December 11, 2009
Not sure this has a whole lot to do with sports crime, but . . . it does involve Tila Tequila naked, so that's a start for an interesting exploration of something .
Tila Tequila goes off. Plus, Lawrence Taylor takes a hard right-hand turn.
| November 27, 2009
For more years than Hef can remember, he's given straight men and lesbians excuses to eyeball implants that were otherwise unavailable for public consumption. But now that every other babe next door has been artificially inflated and sent off on the Bang
For more years than Hef can remember, he's given straight men and lesbians excuses to eyeball implants that were otherwise unavailable for public consumption. But now that every other babe next door has been artificially inflated and sent off on the Bang Bus, there's no need for this spoiled geriatric and his mansion.
Boston Phoenix Staff
| March 26, 2009
If a worldwide pandemic of sanity and accord suddenly swept across the continent, we’d not only have to deal without a follow-up to this year’s 4th Annual Fledgling Festival at Perishable Theatre.
Fledgling Festival’s feisty fare
| August 13, 2008
Charlie Wilson's War
The supporting players are splendid.
Waged by amiable actors
| December 19, 2007
Three Wise Women
Watching the show is like falling down the bunny hole ? everything socially acceptable (monogamy, independence, daywear) is naught.
The Girls Next Door bring their gifts to the Playboy Mansion
| December 12, 2007
An unexpected chamber of sympathy opened in my heart this week for Hugh Hefner.
Girls Next Door , Going Tribal , The Contender , and Be Real
| May 22, 2007
The Stool also rises
Dave Portnoy had described himself as the most average-looking guy imaginable, and he was right.
Parsing the lowbrow genius of Barstool Sports
| April 10, 2007
Roman Polanski in his 1971 adaptation of Shakespeare’s Scottish play opts for grim, sodden, literal realism.
Where were Ian McKellan and Judi Dench?
| April 03, 2007
David Sedaris, laughing gnome of NPR and bestselling humorist, may — in the course of trying to be funny — have made a few things up.
Sedaris busted for unreal humor, apathetic Oxycontin addict discovered in California!
| March 20, 2007
When it comes to reality TV, the Brits operate with a pungent, hot-button immediacy that America’s producer tribe must envy.
Stalking Pete Doherty and The Girls Next Door exact their pound of flesh
| March 10, 2007
Purists often debate the definition of “DJ.”
At the White Heart, January 14
| January 17, 2007
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