2003-12-05

Date: 
Friday, December 5, 2003

The George WBush Presidency | America Unbound | Imperial America

Books Reviewed in This Essay The George W. Bush Presidency An Early Assessment Edited by Fred I. Greenstein Johns Hopkins University...

Transfigurations

There is simply no mistaking an El Greco. But once you identify it, do you really look at it? That is precisely the challenge facing the Metropolitan Museum of...

Little Shop of Horrors | Wicked

Let’s face it-evil is much more interesting than good. Dante’s Inferno seduces us like a terza rima thriller; the Paradisio, by contrast, is a...

Kill Bill-Volume 1 | Lost in Translation

Kill Bill-Volume 1 has brought Quentin Tarantino his usual reviews: the man is a genius, the man is a schlockmeister, the man is a virtuoso of postmodernism,...

Premature judgments

As expected, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court has ruled (Goodridge, et al. v. Department of Public Health) that denying same-sex couples the right to...