PM: It seems to me that when you do take that broader perspective in some of...– Greil Marcus in an interview with Popmatters today. This is why I’ve never been entirely comfortable with ratings-based criticism, as necessary a tool as it’s been in the Metacritic era. Often I’m less interested in value judgments than I am in trying to figure out how something works, where it fits...
Consider just a partial list: the death in police custody of Michael Stewart, a...– A November 25, 1988 New York Times editorial, referenced by Matthew Dessem in a piece on Do the Right Thing. Dessem’s Criterion blog is wonderful, but I never check it, so thanks to Matos for the reminder and link.
THE_REAL_SHAQ “Luka” (Suzanne Vega cover)