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The World According to Garp

How a Book Can Change Your Life

Off The Shelf | Posted 10.28.2015 | Books
Off The Shelf

The World According to Garp was published in 1978, my freshman year at a high school not unlike the one attended by John Irving's title character, T.S. Garp. I don't remember which year I read it, but it was the summer, and I finished it late at night in the corner of the couch, in tears.

Failure, Alarms and After Parties: Chats with The Posies, Dry the River's Peter Liddle and Ghost Town's Kevin McCullough

Mike Ragogna | Posted 10.27.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Jon Auer:There is a freshness that occurs, I guess, at the beginning of anything that you can never replicate.

Robin Williams and the Under Toad

Lois Alter Mark | Posted 10.15.2014 | Fifty
Lois Alter Mark

Since Robin Williams' tragic death this week, I can't stop thinking about the Under Toad. If you're a fan of The World According to Garp, which Robin starred in back in 1978, you're probably feeling that same chill.

GENDER BENDERS: Which Actors Are Believable Playing The Opposite Sex? (PHOTOS, POLL)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Liev Schreiber plays a gun-toting transvestite in 'Taking Woodstock,' Ang Lee's latest film, but he's hardly the first actor to take on a gender-bendi...