Daily Archives: January 22, 2014

The Rise of the Reader

From tomdispatch.com In the “golden age of journalism,” here’s what I could once do.  In the 1960s and early 1970s, I read the New York Times (as I still do in print daily), various magazines ranging from the New Yorker and Ramparts to “underground” papers like the Great Speckled Bird when they happened to fall into my hands, and I.F. Stone’s Weekly (to which I subscribed), […]

Jesus!

“> Beyoncé posted this pic on Instagram. She is posing sexily in front of a painting of the Last Supper and is hiding Jesus Christ on the pic. This prompting some people to dub her “Beyzus”. … Meanwhile: “> Here’s Jared [Leto] trying hard to look like Jesus. Can someone maybe send a memo to […]

George HW Bush and the End of the Cold War: Crash Course US History