"I've always thought of myself as a fairly sane person, but chronicling this experience is kind of making me wonder why." Those are the last words Theresa Smith, guitar player in one of New Jersey's best bands, Home Blitz, has to say on her bizarre, year-long decent into obsessively analyzing one of ... More >>
Speaking with the Odds God
Though Beavis and Butt-Head might approve of the New Museum's retrospective
The Texas Board of Education accepted this week, on a preliminary basis, the recommendations of conservative advisors to make the state's textbooks read more like Glenn Beck transcripts. They'd been working at this awhile. Earlier this year, conservatives had advised changing the Texas science c ... More >>
Commiserating with fellow club columnist Romano. Plus playgoing and going to play.
Wendy Lesser's essays break emotional ice