Arts and Entertainment Columns

Thu, Nov 20, 2014, 5:56am
Alex Daniels discusses the downfalls of sequels in regards to "Dumb and Dumber."
Thu, Nov 13, 2014, 6:02am
Why the Old Fashioned might be the classiest, best drink you never order.
Thu, Nov 13, 2014, 5:48am
The Internet is a cynic’s utopia, a digital metropolis every bit as fertile as it is nurturing to the concept of the knee-jerk reaction—emphasis on “jerk.” Whether this is a direct result of the delicious anonymity that is possible online or the huge potential reach of our words and unsoli
Thu, Nov 6, 2014, 5:02am
How “Nightcrawler” succeeds by being a cinematic rarity these days: an entirely original film.  
Thu, Nov 6, 2014, 4:57am
David Ecker reflects on Prince’s weird, awesome staying power.  
Thu, Oct 30, 2014, 12:52am
Malcolm gets spooky stylish with drink recipes designed to match your Halloween outfit to your beverage of choice this Friday.
Thu, Oct 30, 2014, 12:52am
Taking responsibility for video games as a medium in light of Gamergate.  
Thu, Oct 23, 2014, 1:15am
In this week’s Slightly Off-Key, David Ecker examines Neil Young’s new venture, Pono, and explains why it may be doomed to fail.
Thu, Oct 23, 2014, 1:14am
“Birdman”’s self-awareness allows it to address the issue of superhero commodity in current American film culture.
Thu, Oct 16, 2014, 4:50am
In the bathroom at Rao’s, there’s a picture of Frank Sinatra with the words, “I feel bad for people who don’t drink.