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The slippery slope of showing skin

OH MY GOD!! It’s the SLIPPERY SLOPE OF MALE NUDITY! Quick, button those blazers, gentlemen, or soon you, too, could be MARRIED to Posh Spice! Continue reading

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Readings of the week

Finished (finally) Fiasco by Tom Ricks, and yeah, it’s just as depressing and just as well-done as you’ve heard.  Guess what?  The Iraq war is going badly.  It’s been going badly from Day One!  It’s been going badly since before … Continue reading

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Spitzer Awesomeness

The New York Times’s PaperCuts blog is looking for people to suggest the best possible title for an Eliot Spitzer erotic fiction novel.  Who wants to play? There’s got to be a good pun to be made with Spitzer, but … Continue reading

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Compulsive Reading of the NYT leads to giddy laughter

I can’t stop reading The New York Times. Just over and over and over. I refresh the front page at least three times every time I’m on the Internet. It’s often a wonderful clearinghouse of information that leads me to … Continue reading

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Another day, another fake

So, another memoir is completely faked.  Why did the author have to be a writer from my town, claiming to have gone to my school? Other things I’ve been reading today: “What Would Alex Keaton Do?” at the New York … Continue reading

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But what if I want a sweater in August?

According to The Weather Channel (of which I watch at least 1 hour a day, often closer to four), Liz Claiborne, Target, and Kohl’s all hired climatologists last year to help them better figure out how to target their seasonal … Continue reading

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I already voted this worst movie of the year

But now Over Her Dead Body also gets Best Review (so far) of 2008, thanks to brilliantly snarky A.O. Scott in the New York Times.  Observe: Near the end the guy rushes to the airport to catch the girl. This … Continue reading

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