Category Archives: Pop Culture

Adjusting Our Cultural Icons

Okay – it’s over. That would be the single most unifying event in American life, the Super Bowl. And the game is over now too – the underdog Giants beat the always-on-top and now quite tiresome Patriots. And even those … Continue reading

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Paris Hilton Day

Sometimes you think you’re done with Paris Hilton. When they took her off to jail last summer the news helicopters a few feet over the front door were really irritating – but she sold the house over on King Road, … Continue reading

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