Day: October 3, 2005

Call for Abortion Stories

From an email I got today: Are you a woman who has had an abortion? You are not alone and your story is important. We are editing a book about abortion and we want to hear your story. BEYOND CHOICE:…

And The Nominee Is…

…who? Gotta love cronyism. This is actually a pretty stealth move on behalf of the Bush administration. It puts Democrats in a tight spot. They’re faced with a nominee who they know nothing about (other than her and GWB are…

August Wilson Dies at 60

The man who wrote the only play I’ve ever liked (“Fences”) has died at age 60 of liver cancer. In his work, Mr. Wilson depicted the struggles of black Americans with uncommon lyrical richness, theatrical density and emotional heft, in…