Doug Jones

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2009

    Go To Prison, Get A Nightline Puff Piece? Does Ted Koppel Know About This?

    ​Here's a challenge: try to imagine a major network television news program -- one with a long, storied reputation for hard-hitting journalism -- assigning a reporter to follow around OJ Simpson's current love interest (whoever that might be), in order to drum up sympathy for how difficult lif ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2009

    Clip Job: Cassius Clay No Nostradamus

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesMarch 21, 1963, Vol. VIII, No. 22Cassius' Feat of ClayBy Lawrence AlsonBoxing, like the theatre, has been suspected for years of being ripe for dying. Where postwar drama has had life pumped into the corpse by Genet, Beckett, and Ionesco, now the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2009

    Cassius Clay Trades Rhymes with Village Poets

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. March 14, 1963, Vol. VIII, No. 21 Coffee-House Cassius By Stephanie Gervis In one of the most bizarre triumphs since P.T. Barnum had two of his midgets ceremonially married at Greenwich Village's Grace Episcopal Church, in the middle of nin ... More >>

  • Film

    July 9, 2008

    Devil May Care About Hellboy II

    Big Red returns in a mindless, revved-up sequel

  • Film

    December 19, 2006

    Magic Touch

    Fantastical meets political in this stunning for-adults-only fairy tale

  • Film

    October 17, 2006
  • Specials

    October 18, 2005

    The Birth of the 'Voice': 1955–1965

    From the Beats to Civil Rights, Lenny Bruce to Warhol's Factory . . .