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V.23 No.5 | 1/30/2014

Book Review

The Malvinas Strike Back

The Islands

Just pages into Argentinian author Carlos Gamerro’s sprawling, genre-bending novel The Islands, we meet one of the most chilling and repulsive characters in contemporary literature.
V.21 No.6 |

NEWS

The Daily Word in purple squirrels, drug-testing for St. Michael's students and Whitney Houston dead in a hotel room

The Daily Word

Macaulay Culkin is now Willem Dafoe.

St. Michael's high school in Santa Fe may institute a random drug-testing policy.

Whitney Houston was found dead in a hotel room, possibly by her bodyguard.

A purple squirrel in Pennsylvania.

1930's musicians' reaction to the demise of live musical accompaniment in movie theatres.

The Falkland Islands are experiencing a food shortage.

These Marine snipers employed an SS symbol nearly identical to the Nazi SS runes as their own, but apparently it's all a big misunderstanding....

Take your Valentine on a date... to an NYC sewage treatment plant.

Check out this nifty Gene Vincent tour documentary from 1969.

On this day in 1980 Christina Ricci was born.