James Franco disappoints while Mila Kunis delivers a spellbinding performance
A trip to a Victorian world that never was
As we usher out 2011, Saturday evening is our one last chance to celebrate the past year and, of course, bring in the possibly apocalyptic 2012. Or, in the case of the Scrimshaw brothers, Joseph and Joshua, there are four chances. The pair are part of a quartet of performances New Year's Eve at t ... More >>
Not such a bright idea anymore.Thomas Edison had a really bright idea when he invented the incandescent light bulb back in 1879. But despite a culture war lit by Michele Bachmann over the dim fate of the glowing orbs, they are destined for the history books. That's why, pretty soon, you won't ... More >>
You're the birthday, you're the birthday, you're the birthday boy or girl!
You scrubbed radioactive toilets. You fleeced tots at carnivals. You ground the beaks off baby birds. You sent City Pages your summer job stories--and we didn't even give you minimum wage in return.
Dancing down the legacy of the Wright brothers
You won't believe what Quintron and Miss Pussycat can do with a marionette
Grandaddy and Modest Mouse ride suburban alienation from the interstates to outer space
The Edison Project's formula is simple: Take a Minneapolis public school, add some entrepreneurial savvy, and watch the profits roll in. Trouble is, it doesn't add up.
An alternative approach to your family's aches, pains, illnesses, and wellbeing
Play it again, Melvin: Dooley Wilson (in Casablanca) and Melvin Van Peebles in Melvin Van Peebles: Classified X
Kerouac and In Their Own Voices