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New Ball

October 21, 2014 7:57 AM EDT

87 BOUNCES from collectif HOTU on Vimeo.

Shrimps Are the Idiots of the Sea

October 21, 2014 7:30 AM EDT

En Garde!

October 16, 2014 10:44 PM EDT

The road to the governor’s mansion always leads through the Garde Arts Center in New London. It’s always the rowdiest debate crowd. It can be exceptional in other ways. Tonight’s debate was the first to include third party guy Joe Visconti, and he did shake things up a little. I’m not sure how much it […]

Notes for the Nose, Week of of Oct. 17

October 16, 2014 9:42 AM EDT

Our Friday show, the Nose is coming near. Anti-football fella Steve Almond will join the panel for the first time, along with veterans Tracy Wu Fastenberg and James Hanley. What will we talk about? Steve just came out against high school football. But are a tiny Asian nursing mother and a gay cineaste raised in […]

Thank You, Mr. Bruni

October 15, 2014 10:37 PM EDT

Somebody needed to say this.  We are way too scared of ebola, and blithely indifferent to most other things. Spend some time with (the topic of) antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

The Mystery of Giving

October 15, 2014 10:32 PM EDT

I read this, and I think: $8 milllion for UConn soccer? Really.  Please tell me you’re also giving four million to Doctors Without Borders. Lots of people will actually go on living, instead of dying. Of course, you can’t say that. Generosity should never be faulted. And I spend a lot of time asking people to […]

Do You Believe In Trendlines?

October 8, 2014 8:08 AM EDT

If you do, Dan Malloy is going to win his election. The Q Poll dropping today shows Malloy erasing the six-point lead Foley had a month ago. There’s also this week’s PPP poll that showed him with an eight-point lead . Let’s set that aside for now so we can focus on trends in the […]

Everybody Was Kung Roo Fighting

October 7, 2014 9:53 PM EDT

Dress Like Bill Curry. Win a Fabulous Prize.

September 28, 2014 5:01 PM EDT

There’s still time to reserve a spot at our Fifth Anniversary Party. Here’s how.  If you’re coming, consider entering our Best Bill Curry Outfits contest. We are prepared to award multiple prizes to people who achieve the Full Curry:  Blue blazer, blue shirt, red (or maybe blue) necktie, khaki pants, brown shoes. Points will be […]

The Week Ahead: Shows, A Party, a Forum

September 28, 2014 12:09 PM EDT

October is going to be crazy, and this first week is no exception. Monday: The Scramble The Scramble is back with Ben Naddaff-Hafrey, musician and music editor at MIC news. He’s excited to be our SuperGuest, after first joining us several months back to talk about Bob Dylan’s Super Bowl commercials. We loved him then […]