Each Thursday, your Crap Archivist brings you the finest in forgotten and bewildering crap culled from basements, thrift stores, estate sales and flea markets. I do this for one reason: Knowledge is power. Basic English Korean Conversation For Foreigners Author: None listed Date: None ... More >>
In the movies, when one country has some of the other country's spies, and the other country has a few captive spies of their own, sometimes they can work out a nice little trade in which all the spies return to their respective homes. Which sounds nice, but often comes to no good at all, esp ... More >>
via n 1.In Soviet Russia, face punch you. In the 2010 Russia rabble-rousing Harvard-bred NYC literary journal n 1 visits? It's definitely not your face doing the punching. Quite the opposite, in fact.
So, last night, the typically quiet and touristy South Street Seaport basically went insane when the gimp kid from Degrassi showed up to play a free show. There was a riot, mace was fired, some chairs got thrown, and the show was cancelled. It's the first riot New York City's had in a while! ... More >>
It's been awhile since we've talked about the rightbloggers' attitude toward President Obama. In a way, it hasn't changed since 2008: They still hate him, and with a ferocity that trumps all reason. You need only scan their blogs to see this. When the Polish President's plane went down in Russia th ... More >>
Less than 24 hours after Albany passed its MTA bailout package, MTA chief executive Elliot "Lee" Sander has resigned. In an interview with WPIX, he did not dispute the assertion that Governor Paterson requested his resignation. The Governor told WNYC earlier that the MTA is in need of a shakeup. ("D ... More >>
From the department of ICWUDT: the Post howls in outrage at the new state taxes to be suffered by three specific classes of New Yorkers: the "Average Joes," the "Well-Off Family," and the "Single Guy." They make their best case for the Joes, first by putting a picture of black people in their graph ... More >>
Lincoln Center celebrates 100 years of Russian cinema
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Who slept here, and where were they when the waters began to rise?
Moving beyond its current Picasso exhibit, a new vision for the Whitney
Democrats may fret over Supreme Court pick, but theyre not the target audience
America's Christian right is rewarded a hard-line pope for its crusades
Mythmaking at the Republican convention and getting punk'd on Kudlow and Cramer
Won't Anyone Make Him Get Out of the Driver's Seat?
Gangsters No. 1, 2, 3, 4 . . .
America Goes Into the Energy Business With the Former Evil Empire
How the Cold War and Its Aftermath Fueled Islamic Militancy
Russian Paper Cites Fear of "Uncontrollable Escalation"
Keeping a Piece of the Action
As to the Backstreet Boys sexuality, I havent come to any conclusions except that theyre hot in the following order: Kevin, Nick, Brian, A.J., Howie.
Dance on the Trading Floor
Clinton's New Clothes and...
He's Back in Bed With the Republican Right
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