Reading partly as a companion to Donna Gaines Teenage Wasteland Suburbia Dead End Kids (Harper Perennial, 1992) and partly as an ethnomusicological offshoot of Robert Walser Running with the Devil: Power, Gender, and Madness in Heavy Metal Music (Wesleyan, 1993), Harris Berger book investigates the practices of musical experience and musical perception within the genres […]

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The Platform Is Losing Its Popularity This season it’s very apparent that popular “shoe designers” are making every attempt to get rid of the popular platform pump. One has to just check out “Christian Louboutin’s” Newest shoe collection to see “the writing is on the wall.” It so appears that lots of celebrities have already […]

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If we can’t, either of us may commence arbitration with the American Arbitration Association. An impartial arbitrator near where you live or in King County (Seattle area), Washington, if you prefer will consider both sides and resolve the dispute promptly. Or you can bring an action in small claims court, either in the county where […]

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Instead, the show would trust in the power of style, subtlety and, above all, secrets. Weiner conceived his protagonist as a handsome, successful but rootless man, trying to force himself into the role of a sophisticated executive and stable family man despite his hardscrabble, peripatetic past. Dick Whitman, future adman, solved the problem of his […]

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