Chesapeake Bay

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2010

    Tom Petters' lieutenant to flog off the yacht

    ​While convicted Ponzi schemer Tom Petters asks that taxpayers shell out for his latest legal expenses, a court-appointed receiver is trying to sell off assets related to the fraud to help make Petters' victims whole. Yesterday, the receiver filed papers saying that a buyer had been found fo ... More >>

  • News

    February 11, 2009

    A Guide to Oysters

    Five species of oysters are eaten in the Western world

  • Restaurants

    October 3, 2007

    New Chef Rising

    Love Relocates a Great Chef to Minnesota and the Mall's Napa Valley Grille

  • News

    August 15, 2007

    Who's to Blame?

    In the wake of the I-35W bridge collapse, it's time to take a hard look at the politicians and policies that may have contributed to the disaster

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2007
  • Movies

    May 3, 2006

    World of Pain

    Jet-setting Cruise gives us a beating in 'M:i:III'

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2005

    WSJ on the environmental damage wrought by Katrina

    There's a superb story by Ken Wells in last Friday's Wall Street Journal titled "Oil, Saltwater Mar Louisiana Coast, Threaten Future." Here are some salient excerpts: [A]t least 193,000 barrels of oil and other petrochemicals were blown or driven by tides across the fragile marshy ecosystems and de ... More >>

  • Books

    November 14, 2001

    You Have Neither The Wits Nor The Patience To Read This Book

    John Barth's Excruciatingly Self-Conscious Novel Finds Metafiction Slipping Into Monstrosity