How to be a Good Hotel on a Marathon Weekend

It's marathon season, which means time for runners to book hotels. Actually, it's late September, which means marathon accommodations will be hard to find in many cities. If you're running and haven't booked your stay yet,...

The Babadook: Monster-as-Metaphor, Mostly to the Good

Jennifer Kent's "The Babadook" is hands-down the best horror movie since "Let the Right One In." Where it goes wrong is sometimes treating its monster more as allegory than reality.

TMBG Countdown #5: Science is Real

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ty33v7UYYbw First release: Here Comes Science, 2009 (This is an ongoing countdown that will be updated through April. Click here for the full list.) An album of science songs was a natural choice for They Might Be Giants, especially after...

TMBG Countdown #8: Subliminal

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v6bfJIoabcE First release: John Henry, 1994 (This is an ongoing countdown that will be updated through April. Click here for the full list.) As the first track on the first They Might Be Giants album to feature a full band,...

Chris’s Top 26 They Might Be Giants Songs, 1982-2014

In honor of what might be the biggest year in the band's recent history, I have decided to post a countdown of my favorite TMBG tracks, spanning the band's long history, with help from a few friends.

The Lamb Lies Down…in Ardmore!

Took in The Musical Box performing The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway tonight. Absolutely spectacular. They get better every time I see them. We are about eight rows back from the stage for this...

HBO’s Game of Thrones: Breaker of Chains

A few terrific scenes, a terribly problematic one, and no dragons. My thoughts on Season Four, Episode Three of HBO's adaptation.

Luxor Las Vegas (Vegas Week)

Luxor is one of the sexiest and most striking resorts on the Strip, but its age, lack of amenities, and distance down the Strip have cost it appeal and made it the top choice for bargain hunters. If you're looking to be surrounded by sexy people, look further up the Strip - but if you're looking to visit Vegas on the cheap, and open to taxi cabs or doing a lot of walking, the Luxor is your resort.

TMBG Countdown #13: When Will You Die

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kSQ8tZ35t4U First release: Join Us, 2011 (This is an ongoing countdown that will be updated through April. Click here for the full list.) Join Us was a pure pleasure for most TMBG fans for a lot of reasons, not...

Block title

0FansLike
0FollowersFollow
418FollowersFollow
3,151FollowersFollow
433SubscribersSubscribe