Monthly Archives: October 2005

Cennino’s art handbook, still illuminating






Art, genuine art, is a pleasure not only in the thrill of color and line but in its procedure and materials. In fifteenth-century Florence, an artist named Cennino d

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Passing along rumors re Cheney






[Item below posted purely as speculation and rumor, from Buzzflash: ] below, some extremely sensitive information about the impending conclusion of the valerie plame investigations. the sources include two senior members of senate and key staffers; counsel for individuals that have been called before the grand jury; and two journalists taking a lead position in Read More

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Transparent Means Desperate






[This column ran in the PG Sentinel this week:]   Well, the man in the White House is nothing if not transparent. His two picks for Supreme Court justices have solely one, solid, take-it-to-the-bank recommendation, that they are both joined at the hip to George W. Bush. The ties may be euphemized as “loyalty,” but Read More

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