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  • I was a teenage punk

    By Tom Teicholz

    February 1, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    Recently I asked a 15-year-old boy what music he listened to. His answer: "No one you ever heard of." A perfect answer. Because what every fan needs, what every person should have, is music that is his own.

    Over the years, there's been a lot of music that has mattered to me. That...

  • The Self-Imposed Death of Institutional Judaism

    By Douglas Rushkoff

    October 2, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    I'm a Jew. Or, at least I was last time I checked.

    But New York's official institutions of Judaism would say that I'm not, and, most likely, neither are you. No, it's not because my mom's not Jewish (the usual racist excuse), but because, like so many other intelligent, engaged...