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Tea, tin men, and Tomasi’s tome

Libertarians have been labeled many things, but compassionate isn't one of them.
By STEPHEN BEALE  |  August 17, 2012

Review: Footnote

As one-sided rivalries go, Eliezer Shkolnik (Shlomo Bar Aba) has it bad.
One-sided rivalry
By ANN LEWINSON  |  March 23, 2012

A Roger Williams professor tackles William F. Buckley Jr.

Conservative thinker William F. Buckley Jr. was, perhaps, America's most important 20th-century public intellectual.
By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  December 23, 2011
The Color Wheel: Review

Review: The Color Wheel

Alex Ross Perry's self-consciously coy indulgence reminds me of the work of Diablo Cody, but slighter and more irritating.
A black-and-white road movie
By PETER KEOUGH  |  December 02, 2011

From porn star to professor: Annie Sprinkle

Annie Sprinkle's contemporary lectures are known to be fairly explicit: She has at times pleasured herself on stage, while encouraging those in the audience to do likewise in their seats.
By CARRYE CASTLEMAN-ROSS  |  April 22, 2011

Bell ringers and brown nosers

It was a number of months ago when I first observed a guy who was working as a barista at the coffee place I favor in the morning ...
Dr. Lovemonkey answers your questions
By DR. LOVEMONKEY  |  May 14, 2010


Internet Slang

Laughing online
Reality Check
By DAVID SIPRESS  |  February 05, 2010