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  • In praise of the Magna Carta

    You can believe it or not, but I sat down at a beautiful scenic pool overlooking the gorgeous Connecticut River over the Fourth of July and had with me a welter of newspapers and tabloid magazines plus a copy of a little priceless book titled "1215: The...
  • Does 'slime' pay (and will it rule) in NYC politics?

    "SLIME Pays!" ran the headline in The New York Daily News this week while the New York Post wrote "Weiner, Spitzer Both Leading in New Poll." What's really going on in the minds of New York Democrats who are going to be electing a new mayor and...
  • Greg Schwem: Your baby can now get the celebrity treatment!

    Last week, as I sat munching the remains of a soccer ball-shaped cake made in honor of my daughter's 10th birthday, I wondered if I had failed as a father. When she entered the world a decade ago, her arrival and the events leading up to it were met with...
  • Film Review: 'Made in America'

    And now for something completely different: Ron Howard follows the revved-up Formula One action spectacle of "Rush" by taking the wheel of "Made in America," an ambitiously multifaceted documentary about the eponymous 2012 Philadelphia music festival...
  • Album review: The-Dream, 'IV Play'

    Album review: The-Dream, 'IV Play'
    *** (out of four) The-Dream's appropriately titled fourth album, “IV Play,” opens with a song called “High Art,” a title that's almost aggressively ill-fitting. The song purposefully pokes fun at stuffy ideas of art with its...
  • Fan slaps Beyonce on behind in Copenhagen, and she's not happy

    A fan slapped Beyonce on the behind at a Denmark concert this weekend. And Queen B, currently on her Mrs. Carter Show world tour, wasn't too happy about it, giving him a small dose of what it's like to anger her alter-ego, Sasha Fierce. During her...
  • Cognac with hip-hop cred

    Cognac with hip-hop cred
    The stereotype of men of a certain age sipping cognac in wood-paneled gentlemen's clubs has been replaced by the image of a younger generation drinking the French spirit in nightclubs and at fine dining restaurants. That hipper image of the brandy is...
  • BET Awards 2013: Complete list of winners

    BET Awards 2013: Complete list of winners
    The BET Experience focused its attention on the awards portion of the weekend's festivities after numerous performances, high temperatures and well-attended seminars. Rapper Drake led with the most nominations as the awards were handed out at L.A.'s Nokia...
  • Ranking Jay-Z's power

    Ranking Jay-Z's power
    Jay-Z has been on top for so long that sometimes it’s hard to remember where he began. The rapper, who grew up in New York’s Marcy projects, started from the bottom and now he’s chilling with the President. Some people say the Jigga Man...
  • Jay-Z reveals 'Magna Carta' art next to the actual Magna Carta

    Jay-Z reveals 'Magna Carta' art next to the actual Magna Carta
    We're not sure where Kanye West and Jay-Z's duel of self-mythologizing will end up -- perhaps with a "Yeezus" sequel titled "I Am Cthulhu"?  But Jay-Z has escalated matters with his newest promotional gambit. His new album, "Magna Carta Holy Grail," has...
  • First impressions of Jay-Z's new album, 'Magna Carta Holy Grail'

    First impressions of Jay-Z's new album, 'Magna Carta Holy Grail'
    Jay-Z’s new album, “Magna Carta Holy Grail,” came out Wednesday night, and as the rapper predicts on one track from it, he did indeed crash the Internet. Not literally, of course, but the artist's 12th solo studio album, released early...