From Yves Saint Laurent's couture homages to Mondrian, Matisse and Braque to Yayoi Kusama's dotty collection and shop environments for Louis Vuitton, high fashion and fine art have long been entangled. It's a mutual admiration club you can wear on your body -- if you can afford it -- that raises the ... More >>
The xx is an electronic pop group from London, England whose music is informed by soul and post-punk as well as hip-hop and modern electronica. The act's critically acclaimed, self-titled debut album from 2009 garnered the outfit widespread popularity. And while a lot of bands would have stopped dev ... More >>
Nerds are powerful, according to Chris Hardwick. And he should know. The self-proclaimed nerd has started a whole podcast and entertainment website based on nerdiness. He'll bring his popular podcast, Nerdist, live to the Boulder Theater tonight complete with stand-up performances, an interview with ... More >>
Ay caramba, the '90s!Bart Simpson was arbitrarily declared 32 years old today by Twitter trends, a designation that had something to do with the release of the first episode of The Simpsons in 1989 plus Bart's age, which has always been ten years old. Except the show debuted on December 17, 1 ... More >>
A Flickr photoIn cartoon world, Matt Groening brought us Duff beer, and Hanna-Barbera created fast food brontosaurus ribs. In books, C.S. Lewis is responsible for the Turkish delight with which the White Witch tempted Edmund in The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, and we can credit Lewis ... More >>
Breathe easy, Simpsons fans: It doesn’t suck.
This comic superhero es muy popular.
MacHomer animates Shakespeare.
Can Daniel Johnston keep the devil at bay long enough to be successful?
Brave Combo plays polka without borders.
Al Gore’s daughter, Kristen, lampoons the power of D.C. in her first novel.
The Simpsons 300th Episode
Life imitates art for Kathi Kamen Goldmark, who mined a novel from the rock of famous authors.
Daniel Johnston ventures into the wicked world with a batch of new music and a blank slate.
Can superheroes and alternative comic authors really get along?
From the week of June 28, 2001
The voice of Flanders is the voice of reason, absatively posilutely.
When Fox-TV canceled American High, the network hit a new low.
Tom Hanks looks for redemption on The Green Mile.