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100th Blog Spectuacular! Fox News Sexual Harassment Scandal Episode III: Revenge of Megyn Kelly and the downfall of the Roger Ailes

100th Blog Spectuacular! Fox News Sexual Harassment Scandal Episode III: Revenge of Megyn Kelly and the downfall of the Roger Ailes
LADIES AND GENTLEMAN: You’ve tuned in this afternoon to hear the third installment of Fox News Theater, starring Gretchen Carlson, Roger Ailes, Hopalong Bill O’Reilly, and introducing that beautiful girl that Donald Trump loves to hate, Megyn Kelly! Sit back and watch the drama, smell the war paint, and hold onto your hats as the roller... Read more »

The Hype Over Hamilton: The Musical and the fickleness of public opinion

The Hype Over Hamilton: The Musical and the fickleness of public opinion
Unless you’ve been living under a particularly resilient rock over the past months, you know that the hottest ticket in New York, as well as every city on the future tour, is Hamilton: The Musical. Like Cats and Wicked before it, the 2015 Tony-guzzling musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda (In The Heights) about Politician Alexander Hamilton has... Read more »

When Steven Met Little Edie or "The S-T-A-U-N-C-H Road Not Taken"

When Steven Met Little Edie or "The S-T-A-U-N-C-H Road Not Taken"
Robert Frost’s immortal poem The Road Not Taken is one of the most sensuous poems in our lexicon, bristling with beauty and the specific joy of living. That being said, it’s also one of the most misquoted poems in the world, as evidenced by this example: The most quoted part of this poem reads as... Read more »
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