Matthew Sheahan

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Matthew Sheahan is a writer whose work has appeared in The New York Waste and on web sites such as The Black Table, KnotMag, GetUnderground, and Too Square. He writes the 'Notes from a Polite New Yorker' on KotoriMagazine.com and the Polite New Yorker blog. He also writes poetry and fiction.


Cultural Caviar

Defaming the Irish: If the Shoe Fits, Drink From It

Defaming the Irish: If the Shoe Fits, Drink From It

March 16, 2012

Quickly lost among the other manufactured controversies earlier this month was

Moolah

Don’t Kick the Economy in the Privates

Don’t Kick the Economy in the Privates

March 09, 2012

As Mitt Romney stumbles his way through the Republican primaries, his candidacy

Public Nuisances

What Will New York Do in Lieu of Liu?

What Will New York Do in Lieu of Liu?

March 02, 2012

In New York City, an unraveling campaign-finance scandal is leading toward the