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  • Dracula - Not Jewish - A poem for Acharei Mot

    By Rick Lupert

    May 6, 2016 | 9:48 am

    It’s amazing we invented the concept
    of the scapegoat, only to have it used against us
    during the second war to end all wars.

    And one can’t help but feel bad for the goat
    both of them really. One to be sacrificed
    the other to be sent off into the desert.

    Who decides?

  • My 1930s education at the movies

    September 22, 2014 | 1:35 pm

    I’d long wanted to see the two movies on the double bill at our neighborhood movie house, the Princess at 61st and Main streets in Los Angeles, that week in 1939. Brother Raul and friend Ernie wanted to see the films too, even though they had been made eight years earlier. Mother...

  • Comic book artist Gene Colan dies at 84

    July 14, 2011 | 3:17 pm

    Comic book artist Gene Colan, a “towering figure” and “one of the giants of the comic book industry,” who drew characters from Batman to Dracula to Howard the Duck for nearly seven decades, died June 23 at 84.

    Colan drew for the two mainstays of the North American comic book...