On Lena Dunham, Adele, Lady Gaga, Amy Adams All Very Ugly, Says "Esquire"

@Maura Johnston Troof.

Posted on January 16, 2013 at 7:25 pm 0

On The "Retrenchments and Narrowings" of Salman Rushdie

Zoë Heller is fucking fantastic. Her NYRB takedown of "Vagina" was glorious, too.

Posted on December 2, 2012 at 10:59 pm 0

On An Intro To Rebel Hip-Hop Of The Arab Revolutions

Excellent. Thanks!

Posted on November 19, 2012 at 11:31 pm 0

On The Tale of Laurel Touby, Bold Millionairess, So Far

The saddest part of this article by far: "[Touby] also had a really good eye for talent... She spotted Rachel Sklar.”

Posted on November 16, 2012 at 7:57 pm 0

On Empty Chairs And Old Glory: Election Season In The Desert

Seems like a beautiful ugly place.

Posted on October 12, 2012 at 10:27 pm 0

On A Chat With Fran Lebowitz

This was marvelous, but I feel compelled to point out that gays still do fuck a lot.

Posted on October 4, 2012 at 9:56 pm 0

On North Dakota: The Rise of an American Petrostate

@Socialism S*cks All I can hear in my head is Fred Sanford saying "You big dummy!"

Posted on December 9, 2011 at 6:11 pm 0

On 68 Fantastic British Names Gathered While Watching BBC Credits Over the Years

Bien sûr !

Posted on July 30, 2010 at 10:38 pm 0

On Ohio Town Up In Arms Over Firing Of Teacher Who Refused To Do His Job: The John Freshwater Story

I hope you've seen or will soon see The White Ribbon. To quote Morrissey, "There are some bad people on the rise..."

Posted on January 21, 2010 at 12:37 am 0

On This is Going to be the Best Thanksgiving Ever

gobble, gobble!

Posted on November 13, 2009 at 7:55 pm 0