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  • Blogs

    June 24, 2014

    How Legend sold Bob Marley to the suburbs

    At the time of his death, in May 1981, Bob Marley was 36 years old, reggae's biggest star, and the father of at least eleven children. He was not, however, a big seller. For Dave Robinson, this presented an opportunity. Two years after Marley's passing, Chris Blackwell, the founder of Marley's lab ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 23, 2011
  • Blogs

    April 29, 2009

    Dairy Queen iPhone app hits the streets

    Get dem Blizzards in a row, yo! Dairy Queen enters the iPhone app fray.

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2005

    8/1: Morning Communique

    THESE DAYS Representatives of Hollywood's top movie studios say they have agreed on technical specifications that will make it easier to distribute and display movies digitally. Digital Cinema Initiatives, the industry consortium created in 2002 to unite studios, theater owners and tech manufacture ... More >>

  • Art

    July 28, 2004

    Toy Story

    Tom Hazelmyer proclaims that fun comes in only one size: Eight inches

  • Arts

    June 16, 1999

    Dope, Guns, and Settling Down

    How Amphetamine Reptile changed American music--and then went into the bar business