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allan-goldstein's picture
Mar.11.2012
            Ambrose Bierce last produced a version of his masterwork, “The Devil’s Dictionary,” a century ago.  That compendium of satirical, cynical, and ridiculous definitions exposed the harsh, hidden truths behind the commonplace, genteel...
allan-goldstein's picture
Jun.07.2011
A plague of unwatchable movies is upon us. You can tell you’ve been to one by its inevitable ending. Fade to black. You know the scene. The couple sits in roaring silence on an atmospheric porch swing, crickets chirping in the background. They are meant for each other, but despise one another...