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  • Whale sightings off Chile raise hope

    From the earliest days of exploration, mariners in Chile's cool southern waters marveled at the abundance of whales. A Jesuit naturalist wrote of the sea "boiling" with the spouts of the leviathans. Among 19th century Nantucket boatmen, the island of...
  • Drip by drip, Starbucks lost what made it shine

    Drip by drip, Starbucks lost what made it shine
    ++++++++++++++++++++ || || || ++++++++++++++++++++ I still remember my first Starbucks moment. It was in 1988 at a new mini-size coffee bar in Illinois Center. I recall being mystified by the strange name, not catching the connection to a character in...
  • Stirring the storyteller

    Laurie Anderson has not pulled out all her plugs. But in her latest work, "Homeland," she's killed the multimedia. Wednesday night on a stage in Santa Barbara littered with candles, she stood, she sang, she spoke, she played a bit of electric violin....
  • In defense of Led Zeppelin on YouTube

    In defense of Led Zeppelin on YouTube
    Let's be clear about one thing: They were a great band. I thought so wholeheartedly in 10th grade. But then my musical taste broadened, grew more "sophisticated" or "adult." They became a guilty pleasure, a reminder of my adolescence, the kind of band I...
  • The ultimate self-doubter

    Alfred Kazin By Richard M. Cook Yale University Press, 452 pages, $35 'I love to think about America," Alfred Kazin, 26, recorded in his journal in February 1942. He was finishing his canonical study of modern American literature, "On Native Grounds,"...
  • Pack of liars

    The Reserve By Russell Banks Harper, 287 pages, $24.95 In summer 1898, philosopher William James climbed Mt. Marcy, highest peak in the Adirondacks and a geographic locus of Russell Banks' new novel, "The Reserve." Writing to his wife of his trip in...
  • Obama heartens his base

    Obama heartens his base
    CAREER disasters (which usually involve some embarrassing bootlegged video or gossip magazine exposé) are commonplace in Tinseltown. If you're lucky, you can redeem yourself by being honest -- and then dazzling audiences with an unexpected Oscar-worthy...
  • ACORN was managed squirrelly: report

     
    by Frank James ACORN haters, including the John McCain's presidential campaign and Republicans across the nation, have more ammunition today to fire at their version of Moby Dick, New York Times report on an internal probe by a lawyer working......
  • Live Nation introduces a $50 season pass at club-level concerts

     
    Los Angeles-based concert promoter Live Nation is introducing a sort of season pass for club-level concerts, allowing fans to purchase a $49.99 "passport" to reserve a spot at non sold-out shows for the remainder of 2009. Beginning today, fans will......
  • '30 Rock': It's back!

     
    At last! After a far-too-long hiatus, â??30 Rockâ?? finally returned last night. And if the season premiere wasnâ??t the funniest episode ever, it was nevertheless solid. There seems to be a mini-backlash brewing against the three-time Emmy winn...
  • An unlikely tipping point in California's fight on domestic-violence shelters? Moby.

     
    Wednesday, the California Legislature voted to restore $16.3 million in funding to the state's domestic-violence shelters previously cut by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger during the latest round of apocalyptic budget crises. To many, those cuts seemed like...
  • The Theatre@Boston Court's 2010 season to promote new work, and sharing

     
    Sharing the artistic cred -- and the risk -- of producing new plays is a guiding principle for the 2010 season at Pasadena's The Theatre@Boston Court, which has announced four world premieres, three of them in cooperation with other theater......