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The Garden State soundtrack was a gateway drug of sorts, at least for me and my millennial kin. Before its arrival in 2004, my musical tastes ranged from "this summer's Warped Tour lineup" to "whatever is playing on KROQ." Th...Blog | November 17, 2014
Lance Armstrong was my gateway into the world of professional cycling. After watching a few World Cups and developing a love of international sports that take place in "non-prime-time," "non-American" hours, cycling emerged as the most worthwhile. Pl...Blog | August 30, 2012
The brilliance of Mad Men is that it knows it's selling us a faulty bill of goods. Don Draper's looks, style and cast-iron liver are all Madison Avenue illusion, a performance dreamed up as a gateway to a better, blonder life by poor war coward Dick ...Blog | September 26, 2011
Melissa McCarthy is having an excellent week: On Sunday, she won the Emmy for Best Comedy Actress, and yesterday, CBS picked up a sitcom she co-wrote with her husband, Ben Falcone. (It is, in her own words, "about a woman in her mid-40s who has a spe...Blog | September 20, 2011