I Like Your Glasses: Literary Speed Dating
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Your skepticism is justified. People with the rock-solid attention spans and copious alone time required to really bunker down to some hardcore reading tend to be the very same who run for the stacks when faced with ... More >>
I always assumed I was the only Italian-American only child in creation -- those people tend to procreate a lot -- but it turns out Al Pacino is one, too!
I'm not alone!
And I did a little research (and glanced at Us magazine) and found some other famous folk who have gone through life without sib ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives.
January 16, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 14
More Irrelevant Than Irreverent
by Pete Hamill
The tv cameras had departed, the reporters were gone, and in the fourth-floor offices of the Saturday Evening Post at 541 Lexington Avenue, there wasn't ... More >>
The Washington Post has a look at Mayor Bloomberg's victory over the NRA via the group he founded with Boston Mayor Thomas Merino, Mayors Against Illegal Guns (MAIG), to which Bloomberg has dedicated $2.9 million of his considerable fortunes. As with old Japanese monster movie battles, in this story ... More >>