Tuesday, August 7 2012
In Olympic action we hope to see perfection. With jazz improvisation we want something beyond even that.
Sunday, August 5 2012
Like the scene in romantic movies where two lovers see each other from across a crowded room and begin running towards one another, culturally the US seems to be rushing towards China as fast as China is rushing towards the US.
Tuesday, July 31 2012
Maybe today's US men's basketball team couldn't take down the original Dream Team. But who's to say there couldn't ever be a better team assembled (hypothetically speaking, of course)?
Thursday, February 25 2010
Saturday, February 13 2010
Lavish extravaganza overshadowed by an athlete’s tragic death.
Thursday, February 11 2010
Monday, November 23 2009
Thursday, October 22 2009
PopMatters sends its weekly culture columnist abroad, with hopefully a one-way ticket.