February 10, 2014
PRESS RELEASEWashington, D.C. — The New Republic's Books and the Arts ampersand series won the Type Directors Club Communication Design Competition and received the "Certificate of Typographic Excellence."
Sure, she's amazing, but don't you think Yulia Lipnitskaya looked a little...pubescent out there?
February 09, 2014
Michael Sam will be the first openly gay NFL player, if the NFL can get over itself.
In a boxing match, the combatants are rarely more than a couple of feet apart. Even the punch that separates them absolutely—the moment marking the difference between victory and defeat—unites them in brutal intimacy.
February 08, 2014
At the turn of the twentieth century, Gabriele D'Annunzio was as famous as any writer alive and certainly as well-sexed. If his personal example was naughty, his political example was dangerous.
"We’ve given over 200 interviews in the last month,” says the owner of Sochi's gay bar.
I have tried to steer clear of the controversy created by the publication by New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof of an open letter by Dylan Farrow alleging that Woody Allen molested her when she was seven years old.
Evegeni Plushenko is 31 and has had 13 surgeries, but a silver medal just won't do for this Olympic cry baby.
Where was contemporary Russia in the Olympic opening ceremony? In its carefully pruned and beautified history.
February 07, 2014
“This is not the anti-Zionism of people who think that the Palestinians get a raw deal from Israel: it is the anti-Zionism of the Protocols of the Elders of Zion."