The Magnificent Moto How many artists out there can say they completely transformed an entire genre so much that there is a clear demarcation point between what came before and what came after?
Manga artist […]
Sixty Hours to Mexico City The bus thumps across the Bay Bridge, over Treasure Island, past container ships and massive cranes, a yard of cargo boxes, the Horizon and Hapag-Lloyd lines, and under a wren of […]
When Syphilis Was Trés Chic Who didn’t have syphilis in Belle Epoque Paris? Nobody who was anybody — at least if you read Deborah Hayden’s book Pox: Genius, Madness and the Mysteries of Syphilis.
The disease had […]