Monthly Archives: April 2008

Baraq Hitler-ssein Osama

Some mania is propelling millions of Americans to vote for a man who offers them nothing but cheap, soothing platitudes about some coming golden age of national unity while scapegoating unnamed foreigners and greedy rapacious capitalists for their troubles, and … Read More

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Hump Day Art: Artist Afloat in the Dead Sea

In her tryptich of videos called CycleSpun, currently up at MoMA, Israeli artist Sigalit Landau employs water, landscapes, and the body to explore the cyclical nature of life and religion. All three videos — Day Done, DeadSee and Barbed Hula … Read More

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John Sidney Hitler McCain

Last week, Fareed Zakaria pointed out that John McCain's recent major foreign policy address "contained within it the most radical idea put forward by a major candidate for the presidency in 25 years. Yet almost no one noticed. In his … Read More

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Santa Claus, Enemy of the Jews

I know it’s almost May, and Christmas isn’t exactly around the corner, but I’d just like to go on the record and say how fed up I am with Santa Claus. I saw someone yesterday in a Santa suit (I … Read More

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Hitlery Rodham Clinton

Hillary Clinton has come out in favor of a summertime gas tax holiday, because, she claims, she wants to lend a hand to consumers hard hit by rising fuel costs. What's more, she's using the proposal to bash her Democratic … Read More

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Miley’s PR Mileage

Is it because there is always delight in the semitranslucent mystery, the flowing charshaf, through which the flesh and the eye you alone are elected to know smile in passing at you alone? Or is it because I can imagine … Read More

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The Amazing Frozen String Quartet CD Release

The Amazing Frozen String Quartet CD Release Wednesday, 30 April, 2008 Bowery Poetry Club, cnr. Bowery and 1st Street, NY 8pm, $8 Zeek is co-sponsoring the release party of The Amazing Frozen String Quartet’s debut CD release. The band will … Read More

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The Amazing Frozen String Quartet CD Release

The Amazing Frozen String Quartet CD Release Wednesday, 30 April, 2008 Bowery Poetry Club, cnr. Bowery and 1st Street, NY 8pm, $8 Zeek is co-sponsoring the release party of The Amazing Frozen String Quartet’s debut CD release. The band will … Read More

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