China Is Near: Reds Versus Rednecks

Ed Rampell: Instead of playing the Sunshine Patriots in the Sunshine State versus socialists saga for laughs as a farce, the Reds vs. Rednecks storyline veers towards tragedy.

Occupation

Single Guys Reveal What They REALLY Think About Women Over 50

Treva Brandon: In fact, midlife can be a great time to be single, and my man friends here agree. These are nice guys, not shallow, not players, they’re looking for LOVE, not games, not one-nighters, younger chicks, or the bigger, better deal.

Dating Women Over 50

Rushes to Judgment: Top 10 Assassination/Conspiracy Movies of All Time

Ed Rampell: To observe the sesquicentennial of Lincoln’s liquidation here are the Top 10 “Et tu, Brutus?” assassination/conspiracy films of all time, from A – Z. Who knows what evil conspires in the hearts of men? THE MOVIES KNOW!!

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Elsa y Elmar at the Hotel Café

Elsa y Elmar – aka Elsa Carvajal – reminded us why she is so popular in her performance Friday night at the Gypset/KCRW concert at the Hotel Café.

Elsa y Elmar

Breached Freedom on a Full Brazil Stomach

Charles Orloski: A tough situation – of course she looked tip-top for age, and my eyes really should not wander, especially on a $7.00 budget.

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Stage

Occupation

China Is Near: Reds Versus Rednecks

Ed Rampell: Instead of playing the Sunshine Patriots in the Sunshine State versus socialists saga for laughs as a farce, the Reds vs. Rednecks storyline veers towards tragedy.

The Marriage of Figaro

Love – and Mozart – Conquer All

Ed Rampell: This opera is mostly about sex. Although the Count and lowly servant have a war of wits, pitting the patrician against the pleblian, Mozart mostly plays this class struggle for laughs. There are also lots of war-between-the-sexes jokes and jibes.

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Film

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Rushes to Judgment: Top 10 Assassination/Conspiracy Movies of All Time

Ed Rampell: To observe the sesquicentennial of Lincoln’s liquidation here are the Top 10 “Et tu, Brutus?” assassination/conspiracy films of all time, from A – Z. Who knows what evil conspires in the hearts of men? THE MOVIES KNOW!!

The Hand That Feeds

The Hand That Feeds: An Inspiring Organizing Success Story

Lauren Steiner: Imagine my delight when I watched a documentary where I didn’t have to take notes; and I didn’t feel like I wanted to kill myself when it was over.

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Humor

Dating Women Over 50

Single Guys Reveal What They REALLY Think About Women Over 50

Treva Brandon: In fact, midlife can be a great time to be single, and my man friends here agree. These are nice guys, not shallow, not players, they’re looking for LOVE, not games, not one-nighters, younger chicks, or the bigger, better deal.

fast food flirt

Breached Freedom on a Full Brazil Stomach

Charles Orloski: A tough situation – of course she looked tip-top for age, and my eyes really should not wander, especially on a $7.00 budget.

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Music

Elsa y Elmar

Elsa y Elmar at the Hotel Café

Elsa y Elmar – aka Elsa Carvajal – reminded us why she is so popular in her performance Friday night at the Gypset/KCRW concert at the Hotel Café.

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Fusion Fission: Mitre’s Mexican-Gringo Mix at Gypset’s Los Globos Night

Patrick O’Heffernan: Mitre is representative of a new generation of Latin artists for whom language and culture are colors on a palette, not barriers to popularity.

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Poetry

Affordable Burial Insurance

Affordable Burial Insurance

Paul Lojeski: When a kid, they pitched toys, candy and trinkets at you and your friends and through time hawking all the other requisite props insisted upon in this cruel fantasy grinding along burning highways.

Underground Cancer Resistance Movement

When Taylor’s Underground Cancer Resistance Movement Rose in Support of G.L. # 29

Chuck Orloski: And The Smart Money said to gamblers, “Cancer Cells shall win decisively!” Yes, yes, that’s what the smart money said.

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Television

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5 Reasons Laverne Cox Should Be the Fifth Co-Host on The View

Frank McAlpin: Let me just say how unbelievably important and inspiring, on multiple levels, it would be if Laverne Cox joined The View permanently! She would the most fabulous fifth co-host. There would never be a lack of realness or epic feathered headpieces!

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Plimpton: The Effete Everyman of Ink and Screen

Ed Rampell: The so-called “participatory journalist” would step into the ring with champ Archie Moore in order to write about boxing or fly through the air with the greatest unease at a circus to get the insider take on being a trapeze artist.

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Spirituality

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The Butterfly Complex

Mark E. Vigil: As the leaves in the trees began to fall and the warmth of his kind vanished, only then did the reality of his choice to stay begin to set in.

Why Does Racism Persist

Why Does Racism Persist?

Robert Fuller: If anyone took the demise of Jim Crow and the election of a black president to mean that racism was dead, reports of the Justice Department on Ferguson and Philadelphia are sobering reminders that racism lives.

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