Author Archives: Linus

About Linus

The man behind the curtain. But couldn't we get a nicer curtain?

The Protester

Photo: In Zucotti Park on the day of the N17 action, an Occupy Wall Street protester stands vigil. Continue reading

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Limn’s Theorem

Photo: Last year at this time, winter had teeth. Continue reading

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And it’s Not Even Monday

Somewhere else? I got beers here, Man, and girls. Continue reading

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Guess That’s Why they Call it the Blues

If you don’t like the Underworld movies, the real question is what you’re doing in the theater watching this. Because, like, seriously? It’s an Underworld movie. Continue reading

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Winter, When we Have it

Photo: Along the Brooklyn Heights Promenade, the cold trees twist and dance in the first – and so far only – snowfall of 2012. Continue reading

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In Thy Orisons

“Five Time Champion” is generally packaged as a coming-of-age movie, and that’s partly what it is. It’s really a film about the chaotic banality of dishonesty. Continue reading

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Blueish

(Photo) Kristina Nekyia dances Dario Argento. It’s a beautiful thing. Continue reading

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The House(maid) that Dripped Blood

We can sympathize with her uncertain acquiescence to his seductive approach. He’s the master of the house, after all, an epitome of wealth and power and culture. And not for nothing: ripped. Continue reading

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Talking Blues

The trouble is not in your set. The trouble is all over the floor of my apartment, in sullen stacks. Continue reading

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Pepper v. 2.0

It feels like it took an awfully long time for so little time to pass, but at least it was over in a flash. Continue reading

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