The original memoirist, St. Augustine. Sometimes, the most boring people are the most effusive. The person who traps you on the other side of their monologue at a party; the person shouting into their cellphone on the bus. The constant tweeter. The teenager with 5,000 Facebook photos of her a ... More >>
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March 11, 1971, Vol. XVI, No. 10
In the company of two madmen
By Joe Flaherty
About 2.30 in the afternoon on Monday the sun was shining brightly while snowflakes were falling like confetti from the Lord's balcony. Now that should have ... More >>
tkTom is the one in black.
Against Me! leader Tom Gabel is the sort of lyricist that can't stop himself from contemplating the folly of Robert McNamara's foreign policy decisions mid-song, and he's the sort of singer that can find a way to make the former Secretary of Defense's quirky name positive ... More >>
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July 22, 1965, Vol. X, No. 40
Washington Sq.: 'Man, That's My Living Room!'
By Susan Brownmiller
Friday night. The New York University people meet with Park Commissioner Newbold Morris and representatives of the Police Department's Fi ... More >>