• Blogs

    April 20, 2012

    Your Guide To Susan G. Komen's Newest PR Headache, Which Involves The Daughter of an Uzbek Dictator

    Islam Karimov is the president of Uzbekistan; he's also widely known as a brutal dictator accused of the systematic use of torture. His regime is charged with things like boiling political dissidents to death and forcibly sterilizing women. Now one of his daughters, who's well-disliked in her own ri ... More >>

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    April 22, 2010
  • Blogs

    March 22, 2006

    Long Live the Queen

    I'll admit it. I watch Deal or No Deal like a fiend. I cheer, I yell, I jeer. (If this show is a complete mystery to you, go here for a rather cynical explanation by the Freakonomics freaks.) There are contestants I love totally and ones I loathe completely. On Monday night Brent Sloan, a Texas-flag ... More >>

  • Culture

    March 1, 2001

    Treat Him Write

    Sam Hamm writes great scripts. So why do they rarely get made?

  • Music

    October 1, 1998

    Steady breakin'

    Jeff K and Kelly Reverb put the needle on the record and dance, dance, dance