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Use The Word
February 2, 2017 – 5:29 PM | 2 Comments
Use The Word

Fundraising tee ahoy!

Dear Revolutionary Sweethearts
January 26, 2017 – 9:59 AM | 20 Comments
Dear Revolutionary Sweethearts

I've (re-)discovered a few things over the course of the recent Days Of Rage. Some of them are great!

United States
January 20, 2017 – 10:17 AM | 15 Comments
United States

Have you ever gone to Springfield, IL?

Koch: More lights on the bridge
July 21, 2013 – 5:36 PM | Comments Off on Koch: More lights on the bridge
<em>Koch</em>: More lights on the bridge

I grew up in a Wall Street bedroom community, where the local news isn't really local because…who cares.

February 3, 2011 – 10:00 AM | 9 Comments

Death Race 37, Sarah 19; 1 of 24 categories completed
GasLand, a doc about the dangers posed to the national water supply by hydro-fracturing ("fracking"), gets off to a precious, over-edited start, and Josh Fox's grating …

The NC Double Scrooge: Your "Champion"
December 28, 2010 – 1:51 PM | 4 Comments
The NC Double Scrooge: Your "Champion"

Many odious aspects of the holidays entered…one left. And that one, with 35% of the vote in our final poll, is: "The alleged 'War on Christmas' annually fabricated by conservatives"!
Thanks so much for participating in …

Contest: Now What?
November 3, 2009 – 9:56 AM | 27 Comments
Contest: Now What?

First, we admire the crafty initiative of reader Deanna in dressing her own Miss Tomatohead up as a member of the nightshade family using only materials at hand. Excellent use of green felt, young ladies.
Then, …

The man, the myth, et cetera
August 26, 2009 – 8:45 AM | 23 Comments
The man, the myth, et cetera

I made jokes, but he'll be missed.

The Final Day
January 19, 2009 – 4:29 PM | 100 Comments

Resident sucker for oral histories yours truly recommends the one on Daily Beast about the inauguration changeover.
I nearly can't believe it's finally come: the last day of the Bush presidency. I watched his farewell remarks …

"Calgon — take me a gay!"
December 10, 2008 – 3:33 PM | 24 Comments
"Calgon — take me a gay!"

"Shhh, Daddy's stories are on."
To all my friends and readers who called in gay today, Lee and I salute you. Don't forget to take a nice hot bubble bath with your favorite boy or girl …