Posts Tagged ‘Torres’

ToDo ToDay: Pulitzer Center Film Festival, Mudhoney, and Newton’s Noodles

With the first Pulitzer Center Film Festival, the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting wants you to think about some of the world’s lesser-publicized societal ills. The festival’s central film, The Abominable Crime (shown), profiles gay people in Jamaica who must choose between nation and freedom, while other entries look at the final months of Sri Lanka’s 26-year [...]

ToDo ToDay: Cory Doctorow! Mike Birbiglia!

Cory Doctorow wants my royalty check, but I tolerate him anyway. Science-fiction author, essayist, and co-editor of the anti-copyright, pro-file-sharing tech blog BoingBoing, Doctorow and his fellow, ahem, “netizens” are part of a diabolical cultural shift that insists the music industry should die quietly because rock ’n’ roll ain’t worth paying for. Doctorow pimps his new [...]