Articles tagged not enough time to read

26 Dec 2002 // 1:00 AM

In my high school a constant 'battle' went on between the Kennedy emulators and the Elvis crowd. Our hair told the story: the bushy tousled look with a smart part vs. the wild, unruly pompadour.

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26 Dec 2002 // 1:00 AM

Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002)

Molly, Gracie, and Daisy's journey is mythic as much as it is historical.

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26 Dec 2002 // 1:00 AM

Chicago (2002)

Watching Chicago is rather like watching a shot-for-TV music video by a neophyte director projected without thought or re-cutting straight to a movie screen.

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26 Dec 2002 // 1:00 AM

Catch Me If You Can (2002)

Steven Spielberg's zippy new film is about the kind of 'truth' that might only be apprehended in its telling.

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23 Dec 2002 // 11:00 PM

	Buddy Holly: Reminiscing

It’s 1963, England is slowly wrenching itself from the slumber of the ‘never-had-it-so-good’ post-war era, and youth is finding its feet not as little replicas

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Blonde Redhead: Melody of Certain Damaged Lemons

In the end, I was a damaged lemon in need of healing, and Blonde Redhead’s album offered me an empathetic treatment for my sadness. What a release.

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23 Dec 2002 // 1:00 AM

You Shall Know Our Velocity by Dave Eggers

I have mixed feelings about Dave Eggers. I stay up at night thinking about it.

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The Spirit of Family by Al and Tipper Gore

Many of the photos are reminiscent of the Work Projects Administration (WPA) Federal Arts Project from 1936-1942.

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Quiver by Stephanie Spinner

Stephanie Spinner's 'Quiver' is not just a good book for young readers, it's a stepping stone to Greek mythology.

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23 Dec 2002 // 1:00 AM

The Ice Cream Headache by James Jones

The works of James Jones should be required reading in time of impending war.

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23 Dec 2002 // 1:00 AM

Bombay-London-New York by Amitava Kumar

Indian fiction, long confined to the coffee tables of Indian expatriates, has now entered mainstream publishing in an understated, but determined manner.

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	Various Artists: Songs in the Key of Z: The Curious Universe of Outsider Music, Volumes 1 and 2

When you consider the various talent levels in the world of popular music, it might look something like this, in descending order: the legends, the

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19 Dec 2002 // 11:00 PM

	Various Artists: Urban Renewal Program

The city—in my case New York City—is not a passive setting. One doesn’t simply move through it on the way to work.

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	Various Artists: Pure Slow Jams

The late Melvin Lindsey was an intern at Howard University’s WHUR in 1976, when the station’s programming director gave him the go ahead to

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19 Dec 2002 // 11:00 PM

Röyksopp: Melody A.M.

Aside from the obvious comparisons to Air, or any other European down-tempo impresario, they wear their affection for pure pop sound producing on their parkas.

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19 Dec 2002 // 11:00 PM

	L.L. Cool J: 10

L.L. is at his best when the chips are down. That’s always been the pattern. He grew up poor and scared and ambitious

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19 Dec 2002 // 11:00 PM

	Khia: Thug Misses

There’s a long list of women in music who have appropriated “bitch” like it’s some claim to liberation and aggression that all women

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19 Dec 2002 // 1:00 AM

Two Weeks Notice (2002)

People keep wanting Sandy Bullock to be sweet and feisty like she was in Speed.

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19 Dec 2002 // 1:00 AM

The 25th Hour (2002)

The 25th Hour opens with huge, hard-hitting shots of the March 2002 tribute to the Twin Towers, the towers of light.

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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

It's useful to remember that, offscreen, both good and bad tend to be tricksy.

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