The story of American popular music contains several moments when a career that has gone south is dramatically resurrected before an awed and grateful public.
The name Shakespeare in Britain is rather like the names Ford, Disney and Rockefeller in the United States. He is less an individual than an institution, less an artist than an apparatus.
This morning I got an e-mail from Feminist Majority asking me to e-mail the President protesting the Iraqi Governing Council's approval of Resolution 137, which would abolish current family law a
Several generations of doomy, bookish youth have grown up
listening to the Cure.
I used to think we should get
rid of First Ladies.
A while back, in a column calling for more arts funding, I observed that a lot more people are interested in classical music, ballet, theater and museums than are interested in space exploration,
There was plenty of
gloomy news for women in 2003. American women make just under 80
cents on the male dollar for full-time, year-round work.
When did Christmas shopping become a patriotic duty, the contemporary equivalent of collecting tin cans in World War II?
Will someone please explain to me how permitting gays and lesbians to marry threatens the institution of marriage?
All right, so maybe Howard Dean could have thought of a better way of
reaching out to white Southern men than saying he wanted "to be the
candidate for guys with Confederate flags in their pick