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Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010
I’m Art Kumbalek and man oh manischewitz what a world, ain’a? So listen, hate to say that I’m not up to whipping out a fully blown essay for you’s this week. I’m still recovering from the annual Presidents’ Day costume gala me and the fellas had over by the Uptowner tavern/charm school. The presidential scavenger hunt...
Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2008

Twilight of the vampires

It can't touch Harry Potter for scope of popularity but in some pockets of pop culture, the Twilight series has reached Beatlemania in intensity. The "young adult" novels about a handsome teenage vampire boy and the mortal girl who loves him have sold 17 million copies. Just like the Hogwarts brigade but on a smaller scale, the announcement of a movie adaptation stirred speculation, consternation and controversy among fan bloggers. Although I can't speak to whether the book was better, I will speculate that some of the scenes in Twilight the movie were better left on...
11.20.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
While retailers prepare for the possibility of the worst holiday shopping season in a decade, the music industry has at least some cause to be optimistic entering Black Friday. Early next week will see the release of four huge albums: Guns N� Roses � Chinese Democracy: Axl�s album arrives after four presidential terms of hype and speculation, and with strong-than-expected reviews. It�s ...