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  • How To Stuff Your Face and Stay Thin Over the Holidays

    By Elana Horwich

    December 18, 2013 | 9:00 am

    Eat only celery! Just kidding. Like that’s an option. People who give that kind of advice clearly could never be good in bed.

    We warm-blooded people are all going to eat a lot…as this is a time to relax, be with loved ones and stuff our happy faces.

    I often talk about how food...

  • Press photo group stands by winning shot of Gaza funeral

    May 14, 2013 | 1:47 pm

    World Press Photo says it has confirmed the veracity of an award-winning photograph of a Gaza funeral.

    Bloggers had raised doubts earlier this week about the veracity of Paul Hansen’s photograph, claiming the winner of the World Press Photo of the Year 2012 had significantly...

  • Going home with Gary Baseman

    By Tom Teicholz

    April 24, 2013 | 10:11 am

    There’s an old saying that goes something like this: We spend the first half of our lives running away from home and the rest trying to get back. Consider Homer, way back in ancient Greece, who defined our notion of a life’s odyssey as a journey that begins and ends at home.


  • Claude Levi-Strauss,  Raw, Cooked, Kosher, Treyf

    By Rob Eshman

    November 4, 2009 | 3:26 am

    The Jewish biographical particulars of Claude Levy-Strauss, the French anthropologist who died Tuesday at the age of 100, are well-documented.  But the influence of his Jewish background on his thought and creativity leaves room for the knd of speculation he himself delighted in.

  • Sophisticated Kid’s ‘Lit’

    By Michael Aushenker

    November 2, 2000 | 7:00 pm

    In the late 1970s and early 1980s, Art Spiegelman and Françoise Mouly created, edited and contributed to several editions of RAW, an anthology of post-modern comics (or "co-mix," as Spiegelman insisted) that did much to reshape alternative comics. By culling work from a clique of...