Archive: February 15, 2009 - February 21, 2009

Five Great Books About Punk Rock

My older daughter Wenona turned me on to Green Day, who became my gateway to punk rock. This passion led to being schooled mercilessly by serious fans of the Clash and the Sex Pistols to whom Green Day were mere poseurs. But my fascination with Fugazi, one of D.C.'s most...

By Mary Ishimoto Morris | February 19, 2009; 1:10 PM ET | Comments (3)

One Night of Unbridled Passion

In the spirit of romance, I asked some willing authors: "If you could spend one unbridled night with any fictional character in the world, who would it be?" Janet Evanovich: Uncle Scrooge, from Carl Barks's Disney comics. He's always going on adventures, he pushes his money around with a bulldozer,...

By Ron Charles | February 18, 2009; 7:03 AM ET | Comments (20)

 

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