Jazz in the classroom not only teaches children to play instruments; they may also learn a range of essential life skills.
Jesse Kornbluth on celebrating two legends.
Michael Colombini on what it means to be a man from the viewpoint of someone who leads them into battle.
A few years ago, Frank Sinatra let Zaron Burnett in on a little secret. Here, he shares it with us.
Not everything can be genius every single time. But among these disappointments there is often gold and that’s what this post is about.
The history of art is full of reprehensible behavior. Should that matter?
Rob Joyner introduces you to a country legend.
The former Miss Palm Springs and RKO film siren Mamie Van Doren talks to Donald D’Haene about what fires her up, her leftward political drift, and being an enduring sex symbol.
Games go better with good food.
You know your National Anthem… But do you know your Male Anthem? Andrew Smiler labored over readers’ suggestions, and finally narrowed it down to 10. Did your favorite make it into the top 10?
Mark Ellis ponders what it takes to make a song a true Male Anthem, and lists the 10 he thinks fit the bill.
Start spreading the news… Frank Sinatra This week my guest bartender is none other than my Muse–a part time blogger and full time fountain of ideas and knowledge. Each month there is a new theme and I let the bartender concoct their own signature “drink”. April’s theme is Spring Break. Want to know what Happy…