Mr Bib enjoys, appreciates, tries to live up to the gift--not to mention its responsibilities--of a forum featuring his interpretations, recommendations, critiques of books. It's discouraging, if perhaps not unexpected, to find readers who either don't understand or don't get it. Don't like my rheto ... More >>
Lists are fun. I read a couple great ones this week, including The Progressive magazine's nine worst lobbyists. I've assembled some great ones this past week at the Community of Writers at Squaw Valley, where I've taken notes and share them with you here. The conference's unsavory and racist name, b ... More >>
[Moxley Confidential] Great Park chairwoman explains when she's a corporation and when she's a human being in VIP-party fiasco
Jared Loughner's high-school-yearbook photoThe media has portrayed alleged Arizona rampage shooter Jared Loughner as holding such politically jumbled views--his top three grievances center on government mind control, returning to the Gold Standard and political correctness--that it is impossibl ... More >>
Earache RecordsGama Bomb is hell-bent on having fun. The band from Newry, Ireland, happily bangs out frenetic '80s-style thrash while tapping into their geeky side without a care. The pop culture worship of "We Respect You" off Tales from the Grave (available as a free download at Earache R ... More >>
How therapy saved the monarchy in 'The King's Speech'
The Actor's Gang Presents 1984
CNN couldnt do it; the LA Times couldnt do it; no other journalist or major media outlet could do it. Are we to accept that some moonbat reporter from a local free weekly actually sat down and researched the subjec
'Something happens when we cross the borderwe forget our sense of humor and become too literal'
1984: good choice, bad play
Johnny Cash was kindness from a dirt-floor perspective
Fall of Baghdad offers Orwellian view of Operation Iraqi Freedom
In Michael Winterbottoms Code 46, science decides who you love
Introducing Thomas Pynchons intro to the new 1984
(International) Noise Conspiracy brings a new product to market
Thanks to Leo DiCaprio, weve got the bent classicism of Stanoslav Szukalski
Radioactive Beagles Here? Sure!
El Toro Watch No. 92