Everyone loves to romanticize Prohibition, particularly the era right before it and immediately following it. But it's all too easy to forget why the Noble Experiment that lasted from 1920 through 1933, considered almost categorically a failure, came about.
Tony HendraA website called The Final Edition launched today as a mock version of the New York Times website with the giant headline, "The New York Times, World's Newspaper of Record, Closes Its Doors Forever." (The lead photo shows the Times building in flames.) In layout, the homepage looks ... More >>
If you agree that red wine glasses have big, flat bowls to maximize exposure to air and white wine glasses are narrower to keep the wine cold longer, then you know you don't have to be a snob to buy into fancy glassware. [Salon/Food] Bonal from France and Cocchi Aperitivo Americano from Ital ... More >>
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I write this not to praise Tony Hendra, but to defend a provably innocent victim
Well, it seemed funny at the time
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Sexism at The NYT Book Review?
When Did Inside and Outside Get So Chummy?
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