May 15, 2013

vol 130 No. 10

Three people died in the attack on the Boston Marathon. That same day, 11 Americans were murdered by guns.
April 29, 2013

Miniseries midrash

The hardest review to write is the B- review. And the History Channel’s five-part miniseries The Bible is neither excellent nor miserable.
April 28, 2013

Simone Felice, by Simone Felice

I once wrote that the Felice Brothers have one capable lead singer at best: while Ian Felice sings more expressively than his brother James, it’s not a pretty sound. But I was overlooking the Catskills folk-rockers’ third brother, Simone.
May 1, 2013