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  • Blogs

    May 17, 2011

    Saif al-Adel Is al Qaeda's Next Top Bad Guy

    ​In the vacuum left by the demise of Osama Bin Laden, a man known as Saif al-Adel ("Sword of Justice" to you; other aliases include Muhamad Ibrahim Makkawi and Ibrahim Al-Madani) has been appointed interim leader of Al Qaeda, reports CNN. Al-Adel, who is Egyptian, was once a Special Forces off ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2009

    Ghailani, in Town for Terror Trial, Does Not Escape Captors, Fly to Super-Villain Hideout

    Former Gitmo resident Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani has been in New York City all day and so far, "he has not shown any super powers, and the sky has not fallen," says Steve Benen. But just wait! The Tanzanian is in town for his federal trial. He was apprehended in Pakistan in 2004 for alleged involvement ... More >>

  • Books

    September 6, 2005
  • NYC Life

    August 16, 2005

    Tee Season

    You cool kids are all wearing those zany slogan T-shirts? How quaint.

  • Music

    May 24, 2005

    Covering Expenses

    A who, what, why, where, when—and how many—of the uncharted world of independent jazz labels