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  • Blogs

    May 6, 2011

    Secretariat's Magic Makes Hardened Horse Players Weep

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. June 14, 1973, Vol. XVIII, No. 24 A horse for all seasons by Joe Flaherty A group of us, accompanied by the baggage of New York blase, gathered early at Penn Station Saturday for an odyssey to Belmont Park. The onus lay with the horse ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2010

    10 Nominations for 2010 World Cup Anthems Better Than Shakira's "Waka Waka (This Time For Africa)"

    We defy you to unironically enjoy this song. The 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa kicks off on June 11th. Sports-wise, the tournament promises to be thrilling, with 32 teams from around the world pitting their varied domestic styles and approaches to the game against each other in a bid to deci ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2009

    Clip Job: Arch Rivals -- Protesters and Cops

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives July 1, 1965, Vol. X, No. 37 Dawn's Early Light Saw Anti-War Banner on Arch By John Wilcock For about one hour early one morning last week a 30-foot banner fluttered from the top of Washington Square arch. Bearing the message END THE ... More >>

  • Film

    October 1, 2008

    BAM Goes Mad for Barbet Schroeder

    Plus Film Forum celebrates Italian screen icon Alberto Sordi

  • Film

    October 12, 2004

    Unstrung Heroes

    Jingo march of a marionette: Neutered of satiric drive, farce leaves puppet regime standing