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McCartney Agonistes
May 16, 1998 – 12:39 PM | One Comment

I heard of Linda McCartney’s passing from my mother, who sent me an e-mail saying she felt very much saddened by Linda’s death. "It seems to be the beginning of the end of an era, …

Madonna, The Child
March 16, 1998 – 12:45 PM | Comments Off on Madonna, The Child

I remember the first time that I really became aware of Madonna’s existence. During my elementary school and junior high school years, my parents did not allow me to have the radio on while I …

Love Me, Love My Eighties Tapes
February 16, 1998 – 1:07 PM | Comments Off on Love Me, Love My Eighties Tapes

Back in college, after a night of standing around in some taproom or other, occasionally I had the good fortune to bring some unsuspecting boy back to my room for a little bit of smooching. …

Ow, Quit It
January 16, 1998 – 1:09 PM | Comments Off on Ow, Quit It

As a teenager, I didn’t really go to shows. First of all, most of the groups and performers I listened to in high school had either died or broken up before I was even born. …

Heaven On Earth
March 11, 1997 – 9:42 PM | Comments Off on Heaven On Earth

Five years ago, I broke up with a boy. I went out with this boy for only a brief time — three months — but somehow I had managed to fall in love with him. …

Take Five…Please: Why So Many Hate The Spice Girls So Much
March 11, 1996 – 8:59 PM | Comments Off on Take Five…Please: Why So Many Hate The Spice Girls So Much

A few years ago, the sister of a friend of mine came up with an interesting theory about Hootie and the Blowfish.I don't know remember how she devised this hypothesis — the mind of a …