He’s Smoking at 80: Leonard Cohen and “Popular Problems”

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When you are 80 years old, you are allowed to go slow. Leonard Cohen uses his slowness as a way to sizzle.

My Take on i0S8

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Frank Verderosa has IOS8, and it’s like someone read his wish list.

9 Latin American Writers You Should be Reading in 2014

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Back away from One Hundred Years of Solitude and toss that old paperback of La casa de los Espíritus into the book donation bin, because Latin America’s rich literary heart was beating long before “the Boom,” long before colonization, even—and it hasn’t slowed yet.

Fun Dads, Loss, and ‘Saving Mr. Banks’

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Like Mary Poppins’ creator, writer Kip Robisch lost his ‘fun dad’ early.

Equating Love With Possession

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The definition of love is not determined by the way we believe most people act with their lovers.

Discover Four More Great Children’s Books From Around the World

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Four more micro reviews of rare, great and unique children’s books from around the world, courtesy of One Potato.net

The Buffest Nation on Earth: An Essay About Male Bodies

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Oliver Lee Bateman discusses Pain & Gain director Michael Bay’s problems with male body image.

Making Love All Day Long

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Zach Rosenberg may be a married father of a preschooler, but he and his wife don’t let their sex life suffer. What’s his trick?

5 Hopelessly Romantic Facts About the Late Roger Ebert and His Wife Chaz

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Roger and Chaz had a relationship for the ages.

How to Move Without Being an A-Hole

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Josh Bowman just moved into a new apartment, and wants to share the many bits of wisdom he has learned from moving way too many times in his life.

The Let’s Dad! Great Gift Guide #1

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September is the most common birth month. Count back nine months and it’s Christmas. In the giving spirit, here are some gift ideas for newborns.

Let Us Now Praise Paul Cezanne the Still Life in the Kitchen

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My House Which I Rent

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Opinion: The Commentary Track for the March 8th Buy Pile, Issue #28 [@cbr] “Happy Anniversary!”

An analysis of elements from Hannibal Tabu’s reviews column on Comic Book Resources.

Opinion: The LATE Commentary Track for the February 22nd Buy Pile, Issue #27 [@cbr] “Four Of A Kind”

An analysis of elements from Hannibal Tabu’s reviews column on Comic Book Resources.

Opinion: The Commentary Track for the February 9th Buy Pile, Issue #26 [@cbr] “Mostly Fire”

An analysis of elements from Hannibal Tabu’s reviews column on Comic Book Resources.