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Celebrate the Midwest's Mutli-Ethnic Heritage with Folksongs of Another America

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 08.06.2015 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

James P. Leary's new book and CD set, Folksongs of Another America, reveals astonishing diversity in the music of the Upper Midwest.

The Definitive List of Men You'll Find At Whole Foods

Literally, Darling | Posted 04.19.2015 | Women
Literally, Darling

If you're looking for a man, look no further. I'm here with the definitive list of men you'll find at what I like to call, "Disneyland for those with dietary restrictions."

Hot Albums Before Folk Alliance 2015

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 04.20.2015 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

Two of the Alt's members live and work in the U.S., and they recorded the album here, making them part of the long story of Irish music and song in America. Another piece of that puzzle is provided by Brian Miller and Randy Gosa on their release The Falling of the Pine.

The Only Good News For Newspaper Reporters Is Still Bad News

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 04.15.2014 | Media

Good news! Newspaper reporter is not the worst job in the U.S. anymore. According to the 2014 Jobs Rated report from the website, it...

'Ax Men' Season Finale: A Close Call For The Big Gun Loggers

Posted 05.21.2012 | TV

The two-hour Season 5 Finale of "Ax Men" (Sun., 9 p.m. ET on History) saw the men of Big Gun logging have a dangerously close call. A piece of equi...

'Ax Men': Shelby Is Grossed-Out By Davi's Toenails

Posted 05.14.2012 | TV

On "Ax Men" (Sun., 9 p.m. ET on History) Sunday night Shelby Stanga's new helper Davi had a rough day. First, Davi got stuck in a tree and dangled...

Almost Naked In The Rain On 'Ax Men'

Posted 04.23.2012 | TV

On "Ax Men" (Sun., 9 p.m. ET on History) Sunday night fan favorite Shelby Stanga took advantage of a thunderstorm to indulge in a so-called "cajun bat...

Logger Joe Strips To Get A Raise On 'Ax Men'

Posted 02.27.2012 | TV

All the "Ax Men" (Sun., 9 p.m. EST on History) are tough, but Papac Alaska Logging's Joe Linderborg is definitely one of the toughest. Joe wanted ...

Fight Breaks Out Between The 'Ax Men'

Posted 02.20.2012 | TV

Tempers flared on "Ax Men" (Sun., 9 p.m. EST on History) and Rygaard Logging employees Dave and Fernando finally came to blows. The pair had been c...

Truck Driver Loses Logs, Narrowly Escapes On 'Ax Men'

Posted 02.13.2012 | TV

Logging is one of the most dangerous jobs in America, and on "Ax Men" (Sun., 9 p.m. EST on History) viewers got to see why. A trailer fully loaded ...

J. Crew Conquers The Upper East Side (PHOTOS)

Cator Sparks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Cator Sparks

Last night the Upper East was knocked off its perfect white pedestal. I don't think they had seen so many men with beards, wearing plaid and snake boots since Teddy Roosevelt loaded up at Abercrombie for his African adventures.