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joan-annsfire's picture
Mar.20.2011
RIDAY, MARCH 18, 2011Zero Tolerance for IntoleranceA handful of high-profile, media "progressives," John Stewart and Stephen Colbert leading the pack, have been promoting a harmful ideology that proposes that any display of anger, passion or deep emotional engagement in political struggle...
robin-s-rosenberg's picture
Dec.01.2010
I got around to seeing Megamind this past weekend; I enjoyed the film and some of the implicit psychological "lessons" it conveyed, but was also uncomfortable with one of the take home messages. Here's an overview (with no more spoilers than what's included in the film'strailers) to...
donna-ballman's picture
Aug.31.2010
Which major reviewing publication is accused of discrimination? Why the Wylie deal with Random leaves the issue of who owns ebook rights to older books unanswered. And how writers really get paid with traditional and real publishing. Plus, I'm interviewed on preventing workplace violence. These...
anastasia-m-ashman's picture
Aug.11.2010
Announcing HYBRID AMBASSADORS: a blog-ring project of Dialogue2010You met our multinational cultural innovators this spring in a roundtable discussion of hybrid life at expat+HAREM. Now in these interconnected blog posts they share reactions to a recent polarizing book promotion at the writing...
tim-wise's picture
Aug.02.2010
Memo to Ross Douthat: Sometimes, people fact-check. One of the perks of being an op-ed columnist, as Douthat is--he being the resident conservative essayist at the New York Times--is that you can say pretty much anything you like. It's your opinion, after all, so the standards of accuracy to which...
tim-wise's picture
Jul.30.2010
In this summer of white resentment, one would think it sufficient to have to suffer through the daily droning of Rush Limbaugh, Glenn Beck, and the rest of the crew at Fox News, or perhaps the dishonest machinations of professional liar and fear-pimp Andrew Breitbart. What with their endless claims...
tim-wise's picture
Jul.20.2010
To hear conservatives tell it, there's a one-sided race war going on in America, and white folks are the targets. From President Obama's secret plan to use health care reform as a way to procure backdoor "reparations" for slavery, to his equally secret plan to wreck the economy as a way...
shirley-hall's picture
Jul.14.2010
GRANDÉ  Underarms flapping in a winter breeze gut gently touching my knees soft tits sagging and swaying at will nostrils that flair when I sneeze   Waves of chin menace my oversized neck rings of fat flooding my waist weary thighs feeling the weight of the world battered abused and displaced  ...
tim-wise's picture
Jul.11.2010
Prominent white conservatives are angry about racism.  Forget all that talk about a post-racial society. They know better than to believe in such a thing, and they're hopping mad. What is it that woke them up finally, after all these years of denial, during which they insisted that racism was a...
donna-ballman's picture
Jun.22.2010
How can you protect your ideas before submitting? Should you sign a one-book or multi-book deal? How did Amazon almost put an indie publisher out of business? Are the British courts trying to fix libel law? When will the Google decision issue? Does age matter in Hollywood? These and other...