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How the Strokes and Other Indie Bands Reignited Rock 'n' Roll in NYC and Beyond

How the Strokes and Other Indie Bands Reignited Rock 'n' Roll in NYC and Beyond

By David Chiu

24 May 2017 // 2:30 AM

Author Lizzy Goodman talks with PopMatters about "beautiful, accessible, sexy, dirty, pretty punk rock" and her new book, Meet Me in the Bathroom....

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An Unmerciful Consideration of Anne Lamott's Book on Mercy

By Megan Volpert

23 May 2017 // 3:00 AM

The profession of teaching has taught me that Lamott’s view of merciful action is impractical and improper. ...

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Midwestern 'Weirdness' Inspires Neil Gaiman's 'American Gods'>

Neil Gaiman’s American Gods tackles earth-rumbling concepts -- faith, mortality, media obsession -- but his acclaimed novel is rooted in the relative quiet of the Midwest....

Alec Baldwin Reflects on His Life, Career in Witty Memoir 'Nevertheless'>

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