| Dec 30, 2014
| 12:08 PM
I had a vague sense that there had been something enervating about 2014, and then Slate put it beautifully in words. Actually, words were only part of it: The online magazine assembled a remarkable graphic that featured a series of tiles, each one...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Riot Fest Twitter guy
In 2013: Attempted to get Jesse and the Rippers from “Full House” to play Riot Fest and had to settle for a butter sculpture; managed the most personality-driven festival Twitter handle...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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Say Yes to the Dress: Since the Big Day...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Lena Dunham, creator of the sensational HBO series "Girls" — and now the object of overwrought child abuse accusations by boys on the right — seems the perfect antidote to election fatigue.
Poor Dunham. Everything was rocking along just...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 2:55 PM
In these last days of 2014, it seems like the delicate, freedom-hugging art of narrative storytelling has exploded in our faces. Not unlike the head of a certain political leader in a fictional movie now not coming to a theater near you.
| Dec 10, 2014
| 12:33 PM
It wasn’t long ago that feminists were ostracized activists viewed as nothing more than man haters. But thanks to years of work and the recognition from a few key figures, pop culture has finally embraced the notion of gender equality.
| Dec 12, 2014
This past Nov. 9, the best-selling writer R.A. Montgomery died.
Many of you are scratching your heads right now, wondering who the heck R.A. Montgomery was. Why can't we place a person who is responsible for popularizing a series of books that have...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 9:10 AM
I recently did a whole bunch of year-end employee evaluations in which I was asked to gauge what they need to stop, start and continue doing. I realized that I should apply the same principle to my fourth-annual year-end RedEye New Year Resolutions. I...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 7:11 AM
Welcome to the 3rd annual Biblioracle Book Awards!
Is three years long enough to be considered an institution? I'd like to be an institution someday.
The first year I decided to name the nonexistent trophy after my dog Oscar, but that name was taken....
| Dec 19, 2014
| 5:38 AM
"What's the point of even sleeping?"
Let it be noted that although 2014 was the year I achieved near-total omniscience over all media, I saw St. Vincent sing that line only three times in the past 12 months. I apologize for that. It was a regretful...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 5:26 PM
Lena Dunham, who in recent days has been accused of sexually abusing her younger sister Grace Dunham based on excerpts from her memoir, apologized Tuesday for "the comic use of the term 'sexual predator.'"
The "Girls" creator and star, in a statement...