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  • Critic's Notebook: Of 'Mad Men' and a long-lost Beatles cartoon

     
    In what must be the most talked-about licensing of a song in television history, "Mad Men" ended its Sunday episode with "Tomorrow Never Knows," the last track on the Beatles' 1966 album "Revolver." Acquired for a reported $250,000, this track capped an...
  • Airport carpets: Don't be floored by blogger's area of interest

    Airport carpets: Don't be floored by blogger's area of interest
    Weary travelers may long to linger over a cup of coffee or snuggle under a plush duvet. But when it comes to airports, lingering is loathed, because it's synonymous with layover. When George Pendle found himself stuck longer than expected at a New York...
  • 'The Harvard Psychedelic Club' by Don Lattin

    'The Harvard Psychedelic Club' by Don Lattin
    The Patience Stone Atiq Rahimi Translated from the French by Polly McLean Other Press: 160 pp., $16.95 Books have many incarnations. Some come back as plays or movies. If they have questionable karma, they come back as paperback remainders or Saturday...
  • Can 'magic mushrooms' help cancer patients?

    Can 'magic mushrooms' help cancer patients?
    The psychedelic drug psilocybin, the active ingredient in "magic mushrooms," can improve mood and reduce anxiety and depression in terminal cancer patients, Los Angeles researchers reported Monday. A single modest dose of the hallucinogen, whose...
  • The Siren's Call: Love energy

    The Siren's Call: Love energy
    This month's column is about love. Not the Valentine's Day variety. The Siren's Call is interested in love as an elemental force — as something experienced by mystics and glimpsed by poets. Dante caught a glimpse — this column recently...
  • 10 things you might not know about the summer of love

    As Tracy Swartz observes in an accompanying piece, young people draw a blank on the 1967 crystallization of hippie culture known as the Summer of Love. But even veterans of the counterculture might not easily flash back to these 40 -year-old facts: 1....
  • Comments & Curiosities: Planning for a protest

    Ever been to a protest? I haven't. Not on the protest side anyway. We've all seen protests — people shouting, waving signs, burning stuff, yelling "What do we want? Justice! When do we want it? Now!" That kind of thing. I don't get too...
  • Hollywood liberals under fire: The Polanski debate gets political

     
    It was surely only a matter of time. The noisy partisan divide that seems to infect everything in America today -- from what health care plan you want to what car you drive -- has surfaced again. As soon as......
  • David Colker promoted to assistant business editor

     
    Here is a memo from Business Editor John Corrigan to the staff regarding the promotion of business reporter David Colker: Over the years we’ve relied on David Colker for brightly written takes on everything from Bratz dolls to discount caskets.......
  • Whoa dude, it's the Grateful Dead with Washington and Lincoln

     
    Dennis Larkins can be forgiven his feeling of déjà-vu, as he strolls through the new Grateful Dead exhibit at the New York Historical Society. Thirty years ago, he and Peter Barsotti created an iconic poster for the band’s 1980 shows......
  • Final two days for 'Bright White Underground' at Schindler's Buck House

     
    It's not quite a haunted house. But "Bright White Underground," a mind-bending transformation of Rudolph Schindler's Buck House, is close enough to warrant a visit this Halloween weekend. Under the auspices of Country Club, a Cincinnati gallery that...