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Mad Men: On the Comeback Trail in a Changing Cultural Landscape

William Bradley | Posted 06.10.2013 | TV
William Bradley

Mad Men is back, and I'm glad. Even though the two-part premiere episode wasn't perfect, it brought some keen acting, sharp dialogue, and stunning visuals. And it brought the show fully into the beginning of the fire that consumed the late 1960s.

1967: A Visit From the Fuller Brush Man

Bob Purse | Posted 04.15.2013 | Arts
Bob Purse

When was the last time that was heard as a sales pitch, from a door-to-door salesman, to the customer's child? When was the last time salesmen came to the home regularly enough to know your children's names and which of your products they used?

'Scuse Me While I Kiss the Sky: Revisiting the Monterey International Pop Festival Through A Perfect Haze

Holly Cara Price | Posted 02.19.2012 | Books
Holly Cara Price

The Monterey International Pop Festival took place at such a guileless time that the promoters used the word "pop" in its title. Not long after this would have been unthinkable, after the lines were drawn between "pop" music and rock and roll.

A Reason to SMiLE

Joseph Vella | Posted 01.03.2012 | Home
Joseph Vella

2011-11-03-Screenshot20111103at5.29.03PM.jpg On November 1st and 44 years later, the long awaited SMiLE sessions have officially been released with Brian Wilson's blessing for all to finally appreciate.

Life In Prison For Man Convicted Of Ohio Schoolgirl's 1967 Slaying

AP | By JOHN SEEWER | Posted 12.29.2011 | Crime

TOLEDO, Ohio -- A man accused of snatching a teenager on her way home from school in 1967 and holding her captive for days in his basement before kill...

Judge Sets New Trial In 1967 Killing Of Ohio Schoolgirl

AP | JOHN SEEWER | Posted 10.29.2011 | Crime

TOLEDO, Ohio — A man accused of holding a schoolgirl captive for days in his basement before killing her and dumping her body in Michigan in 196...

Hung Jury In Girl's 1967 Killing

AP | By JOHN SEEWER | Posted 10.24.2011 | Crime

TOLEDO, Ohio -- Jurors deadlocked Tuesday on a lone murder charge against a man accused of snatching a teen on her way home from school in 1967 and ho...

Jerusalem 2011

Ir Amim | Posted 08.13.2011 | Politics
Ir Amim

By Dr. Menachem Klein To be an egalitarian city, the unification of Jerusalem would had to have held this as its vision. Jerusalem could have been a ...

I See The Who's First American Gig With Murray The K, 1967

Binky Philips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

We never saw The Who as anything but gods. They were in full flight within 10 seconds of the beginning of their opening song and we hadn't even gotten a glimpse of them.

Angie Dickinson Performs Steve Reich On Lee Marvin's Chest

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

When Angie Dickinson's character gets angry at the hero, Lee Marvin, in the 1967 film Point Blank, she wails on him for a good thirty seconds. He stan...

Pete Townshend Meets My Mom and Dad at the Fillmore East

Binky Philips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

As The Who show progressed, with no security staff whatsoever, the wings of the stage started getting jammed. But, I was still the only one onstage.

Reflections on Jerusalem Day in an Impoverished, Extremist, and Divided City

Ir Amim | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ir Amim

Over time, Jerusalem has become the symbol of the Israeli "having it all" illusion. The attempt to "have our cake and eat it too" has no future and relegates the city to a chaotic state of uncertainty.

A Tea Party's Quixotic Effort to Recall the Senate

John R. Bohrer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
John R. Bohrer

Never mind the Constitution: a Tea Party group from a rural northern New Jersey county is trying to recall Senator Robert Menendez.

Remembering Palestine

Ray Hanania | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ray Hanania

Why should Palestinians stop fighting for that land when their role models are the very Israelis who said they wanted their homeland back too? They waited 2,000 years. It's been only 61 for us.