Story | Nov 7, 2014 | 1:57 PM
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Story | Nov 18, 2014 | 3:32 PMLeave it to capitalism to make shopping a holiday. I mean, really—we’re almost at that time of year where it’s common sense to just go out and buy all the things, whether you need, or even want, the things, because it’s the end of the year, and supposedly that’s just what we do. In my line of work we call that hegemony: rule with the consent of the ruled. I totally consent to being ruled by capitalism every time I go ahead and get the large popcorn for just 50 cents more or buy a coupon for 50 percent off at the batting cages even though I’ve never even swung a bat, but hey, SALE! Capitalism’s our shared religion in this country, and most of us are steady adherents, even if we know better.
Bob Lienhardt will tell you some of the best stories you've ever heard--as long as he can remember them
Story | Oct 27, 2014 | 10:54 AM
Story | Oct 21, 2014 | 9:45 AM
I have one of those sweet day jobs where I don’t generally have to be anywhere on Fridays. I schedule all the stuff of life outside the workplace in that day—dentist appointments, therapy, trips to the aquarium to avoid the stickiness of...
Story | Oct 2, 2014 | 12:21 PM