Crime and Punishment

Interview With a Drug Casualty

Interview With a Drug Casualty

Of the 2.2 million Americans in prison right now, about half are there for...

Greece

Slobs and Slatterns

Slobs and Slatterns

Among the measures demanded of Greece by its creditors in return for yet another...

High Life

Arabian Fights

Arabian Fights

I have signed an affidavit for a hearing this week in the High Court stating that...

Scandal

Fight the Pao-er!

Fight the Pao-er!

Playboy once asked author Ray Bradbury why science fiction was the “purview of...

Greece

Demagogue Days

Demagogue Days

Back in the good old days of 2,500 years ago, the Greeks blamed the gods for their...

Media

The Curious Incident of the “Fag” in the Night-Time

The Curious Incident of the “Fag” in the Night-Time

In the classic Sherlock Holmes story “Silver Blaze,” Scotland Yard’s...

Greece

As the World Turns

As the World Turns

Over the past few years I don’t know how many hours I’ve wasted reading...

Deep Thoughts

The War on Comedy

The War on Comedy

An Asian dude walks into a bar. “Pour me a jigger, nigger,” he says to the...

High Life

Hellenic Handbasket

Hellenic Handbasket

There’s nothing to add about the clowns in Brussels and Athens but a Yogi Berra...

Media

Rolling Stoned to Death

Rolling Stoned to Death

Rolling Stone has had a tough time lately.  First, the collapse of the UVA rape...

Zeitgeist

Liberalism Is Expensive, Conservatism Is Cheap

Liberalism Is Expensive, Conservatism Is Cheap

Here’s another set of polarities to accompany previous concepts such as Fringe...

Hollywood

Fury Road at the Box Office

Fury Road at the Box Office

The four Mad Max movies are nominally post-apocalyptic, although their...

The Untold Story

Someone Must Be Telling Lies

Someone Must Be Telling Lies

A few days ago I received an e-mail from my British bank about my US$ account in...

Scandal

The Other White Meat

The Other White Meat

Despite the ceaseless yippety-yap one hears about “white privilege,” the glaringly...

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