Category Archive for 'Culture'

Bowie/John Lennon, from Dylan Jones’s “David Bowie: A Life”

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

David Bowie, John Lennon, and Ava Cherry talk (respectively) on the Bowie-Lennon relationship, which seems to have been a match made in heaven.

Bowie: coming out, from Dylan Jones’s “David Bowie: A Life”

Monday, September 18th, 2017

A few words on Bowie’s coming out as gay in 1972, courtesy of Michael Watts and John Lydon.

America today

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

In the pantheon of visual metaphors for America today, this is the money shot. pic.twitter.com/09COuDutBC — David Simon (@AoDespair) September 7, 2017 David Simon is right. The image is not doctored in any way, if you are thinking of that.

Review: Miranda Doyle – “A Book of Untruths”

Friday, September 1st, 2017

My review of Miranda Doyle’s “A Book of Untruths”. I give it 3/5.

Review: “Letters of Note”

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

My review, and I give it 3/5.