Overblog Follow this blog
Administration Create my blog

Wives Gone Wild!

by Elizabeth Hayt Bravo’s Real Housewives franchise doesn’t just showcase America’s funniest home catfights. It’s a post-feminist nightmare that preys on women’s shallowest, least-attractive qualities. And I can’t stop watching. Even before the start...

Read more

The Accountability Project

The Accountability Project

Democracy depends upon accountability: accountability requires us to be able to tell truth from lies; and to be able to tell truth from lies we, all first must agree that truth matters. Naomi Wolf, The End of America: Letter of Warning to a Young Patriot...

Read more

Hotel Unique, Sao Paolo, Brazil

Hotel Unique, Sao Paolo, Brazil

What : The most noticeable, enticing, and utterly cool hotel in a city that screams hipness.The building was designed by the Brazilian- Japanese architect Ruy Ohtake to look like a slcice of watermelon. Where : The classy Jardins district of Sao paulo,...

Read more

THE SHOTCALLER // Zach Snyder

THE SHOTCALLER // Zach Snyder

The Watchmen director talks bringing cult classics to the masses, pleasing comic book fans, and how to handle a big blue phallus. By Justin Munroe Photography by Rony Alwin A director needs big balls to adapt Alan Moore’s Watchmen. Big blue balls, that...

Read more

Stage of Fools

Stage of Fools

By MAUREEN DOWD If only Shakespeare had known how to Twitter.There was a bit of King Lear in the scene on the Senate floor, a stormy, solitary John McCain on “this great stage of fools,” as the Bard wrote, railing against both parties and the president...

Read more

The Ecstasy and the Agony

The Ecstasy and the Agony

By FRANK RICH BARACK OBAMA must savor the moment while he can. It may never get better than this.As he stood before Congress on Tuesday night, the new president was armed with new job approval percentages in the 60s. After his speech, the numbers hit...

Read more

Salvatore : "Mitteleuropean bourgeois vibe"

Salvatore : "Mitteleuropean bourgeois vibe"

Salvatore Ferragamo Men's Fall 09 Despite some " high fashionable journalist"s critics labeled him as " a distinctly Mitteleuropean bourgeois vibe in the cape paired with rust velvet pants or the fur-collared blue velvet jacket".As for me ,fashion observer...

Read more

Forced From Executive Pay to Hourly Wage

Forced From Executive Pay to Hourly Wage

By MICHAEL LUO TEMPE, Ariz. — Mark Cooper started his work day on a recent morning cleaning the door handles of an office building with a rag, vigorously shaking out a rug at a back entrance and pushing a dust mop down a long hallway. Nine months ago...

Read more

<< < 10 20 21 22 23 > >>