Day: November 8, 2005

Everyone I’ve Ever Loved

is at Cooper Union tonight. About five steps from where I’ll be studying in the library. I hate my life. If you live in New York, go. If you don’t, or if you’re desperately trying not to fail out of…

Newsflash: Fox News Biased

Only this time it’s not in their coverage, it’s in the workplace. The commission claims that a Fox vice president, Joe Chillemi, “routinely used gross obscenities and vulgarities when describing women or their body parts,” language that it says Mr.…

NYU Grad Student Strike

This has been brewing for a while, and it’s set to happen tomorrow. The situation, basically, is this: Under a 2000 National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) decision, graduate students, who teach classes in addition to taking their own, had the…

Send ‘Em Back to Africa

Nah, this guy isn’t racist, just realistic. The assiduously courted invasion usually rests on a curious idealism that I find hard to credit in adults. The notion is that we are all just people, brothers under the skin, that all…