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06.29.2013 | | Posted at 11:27 AM
By David Luhrssen
  Oscar-nominated director Jerry Aronson’s 1993 documentary, The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg, is out in a DVD set with six additional hours of bonus material. The chronicle runs deep into his last years as Ginsberg, clad in suit-and-tie, gigged around the country with alternative rock bands (he performed with the Black Holes in Milwaukee) and held forth on Buddhism and poetry—...
02.27.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Joe Uchill
William F. Buckley, the last conservative intellectual, has died at 82 from indeterminate causes. In all actuality, he'll be remembered as the guy who snarled "Now listen, you queer, you stop calling me a crypto-Nazi or I'll sock you in the goddamn face and you'll stay plastered," at Gore Vidal in a televised debate about the police response to the Chicago DNC riots. And though that will always gi...