V.21 No.51 | 12/20/2012
Italian Western meets blaxploitation revenge in Tarantino’s latest B-movie blow-upQuentin Tarantino may be America’s greatest pulp film historian. He’s certainly the greatest one actually making movies—as opposed to simply writing guidebooks on obscure cinema. His films are crammed with so many in-jokes, homages and references to previous cult films it would take an NYU grad student a week just to alphabetize them.
V.21 No.34 | 8/23/2012
From the Foxhole
Potshots in the Temple
The making of an Army bigotThe Alibi’s Army veteran columnist remembers life at Fort Bragg, where the man responsible for the Sikh temple shooting was also trained.
V.21 No.32 | 8/9/2012
Gun Rhetoric Fires BlanksOnce again, we’re in the middle of two sad American cycles: senseless, lethal violence and the slew of specious arguments that inevitably follow, flying hither and yon like, well, bullets that never quite hit the mark.