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March 2011

Roy Lichtenstein at Pepperdine University

If Andy Warhol is the father of Pop Art, Roy Lichtenstein is the less flashy uncle.  While Warhol declared everyone and everything worthy of celebrity, Lichtenstein opened the door for thousands of artists by deeming the cartoon a worthy…

Guns N’ Roses Playing Rock In Rio…Maybe

This, according to renowned Brazilian journalist Ancelmo Gois, who publishes a column at influential newspaper O Globo. Blabbermouth picked up his piece about Guns N’ Roses more than likely performing at this year’s Rock In Rio festival .…

Reagan, Obama, and Presidential Leadership

I have a new book that came out a few weeks ago on presidential leadership, aptly titled "Presidential Leadership: 15 Decisions that Changed the Nation.  I'm claiming that as my excuse for not blogging much on this site since the 2008…

Open Thread

For MW, Kranky, myself and for America: Here's the deal: I'm no good at Photoshop and I'm colorblind. If someone can make these more presentable we can post them here and link to them whenever the opportunity presents itself. Have a great…

Converge Have Lots On Their Proverbial Plate

Seriously. Some bands issue updates -- Converge issue extensive, quarterly reports. Today’s most recent update includes tour dates the band will soon be playing with Trap Them and Burning Love. After the jump, you can peep them all. The…

Heavy Metal Rebecca Black Covers Start To Surface

If you don’t know who Rebecca Black is, then bless your soul: You have somehow managed to avoid this week’s internet meme and are therefore either a person with no friends or someone who thinks Perez Hilton is Paris’ adopted Mexican…