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Finding fantastical fauna

Even leaving aside their scarcity in highbrow galleries and happening-lite installation work, animals in visual art have never been more popular.
Fitch’s feats
By NICHOLAS SCHROEDER  |  January 04, 2013

Errol Morris's magnificent obsessions

The tops of the side tables in Errol Morris's office are entirely obscured by books, among them Remembering Satan: A Tragic Case of Recovered Memory ; The Education of T.C. Mits: What Modern Mathematics Means to You ; French psychoanalyst Jacques Laca
Mr. Natural
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  July 15, 2011
News of the strange: Octopuses prefer HDTV, Souls for sale, and more

News of the strange: Octopuses prefer HDTV, Souls for sale, and more

Octopuses prefer HDTVOh those snobby cephalopods! Watching crabs run around on a mere big screen isn't good enough for them, they want that crisp, sharp,...
By Lisa Spinelli  |  March 19, 2010

Review: Off the Boat Seafood

To find Off the Boat Seafood, a South Italian take-out joint that just this winter added a 10-table dining room and a wine list, mainlanders will pass through the Callahan Tunnel and embark on an exercise so challenging it's not unlike finding the Northw
Large portions, now served in a larger space
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  May 22, 2009