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    More Than Skin-Deep

    A new generation of artists is bringing stunning – and occasionally terrifying – 3-D to the ink-stained wretches
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    A Prairie Hoops Companion

    The city game is being dominated by some college teams in the Midwest. What hath Larry Bird wrought?
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    The Singer Not the Song

    As you rock to your radio, remember: The artist performing that ditty you’re bopping to isn’t seeing a dime
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    The Post-Feminist Flash Gordon

    She went viral in shoulder pads and a helmet, running over, around and through the boys, and now Sam Gordon is looking forward to a bigger challenge… and fifth grade
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    Independently Dead

    The real money at Sundance is not 'Before Midnight' but during the witching hour.
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    Last Gasparilla in Tampa

    Every year, this Florida city dresses in pirate costumes and gets falling down drunk in its search for identity
  • 2.14_LS0307_Heptathlete

    What Makes Sami Not Run?

    Being the best at her sport, a great student and squeaky clean aren’t enough to get her into the championships.
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    A Fashionable Turkey

    A country known for little more than making copies is now a burgeoning scene for creative designers
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    Words to Love By

    From Valentine’s Day to an Irish wake, the work of an accordion-playing transgender telegram singer is never dull
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    Paradox Lost

    Move over, Tony Soprano. HBO has another tortured, riveting antihero in True Detective. Yes, we’re talking about the show’s creator
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    Bringing Back Ed Sullivan

    The decision to invest in the iconic music performances on an iconic show was as obvious as it was challenging
  • 2.7_LS0306_Soccer

    Speaking Soccer

    Translating the tortured, tortuous language of soccer can be a kick in the head
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    Beck’s Got Next

    A soccer demigod may be ready to plant his MLS franchise in Miami, a town that’s in no mood to build him – or anyone – a new stadium
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    The Parent Trapped

    Parents should stop driving themselves crazy trying to make a safe and sane future for their children, according to Jennifer Senior’s new book
  • 1.31_NJ_Football

    Down and Out in New Jersey

    Football started here. So there. Here’s a timeline of the Garden State’s most memorable football moments, some of which denizens wish they could forget
  • 1.24_LS0104_Neumann

    Hello, Neumann

    He might be the best basketball player you’ve never heard of, but hoops isn’t why you need to hear Johnny Neumann’s story of weed, women, rebellion and homework
  • 1.17_LS0303_Dystopia

    Choose Your Dystopia

    A spate of recent novels by prominent writers paint a bleak vision of tomorrow – and today
  • 1.17_LS0303_Pinter

    In on the Joke

    Broadway audiences are lapping up plays by Harold Pinter, England’s cryptic master of comic menace