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Jori Bolton

A Philadelphia Story

Michael Warren's Christmas story

BY MICHAEL WARREN

December 29, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 16

katherine messenger

Plato’s Diner

Mark Hemingway, Urban Diner

BY MARK HEMINGWAY

December 22, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 15

Jori Bolton

Strait Man

Christopher Caldwell's Bosphorus Blues

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

December 15, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 14

Gary Locke

Voice of Experience

Philip Terzian, literary chauffeur

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Jori Bolton

The Dakota Directive

Joseph Bottum in The Snowball Identity

BY JOSEPH BOTTUM

December 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12

David Clark

Everyone Has His Price

Joseph Epstein counts his pennies.

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

November 24, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 11

Candidate Mike with wife Tina and campaign workers

They Like Mike

Matt Labash, election observer

BY MATT LABASH

November 17, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 10

Gus, center, with his four sons (Harold at right)

Another Country

Lee Smith unfolds family history.

BY LEE SMITH

November 10, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 09

Chris Beatrice

Tse-Sick

Christopher Caldwell, Hydrox hypochondriac

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

November 3, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 08

Jori Bolton

Wheels of Fortune

Ethan Epstein looks a gift workhorse in the mouth.

BY ETHAN EPSTEIN

October 27, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 07

Smokes

I’d Walk a Mile

Philip Terzian goes Camel hunting

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

October 20, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 06

Jori Bolton

Summer of My Discontent

Joseph Epstein; a fan's notes.

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

October 13, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 05

Jori Bolton

Keep Calm and Say Something

Julianne Dudley keeps quiet and carries on.

BY JULIANNE DUDLEY

October 6, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 04

Jori Bolton

Comic Relief

Jonathan V. Last, comic custodian

BY JONATHAN V. LAST

September 29, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 03

Dave Clark

Less Is Less

Matt Labash, maximal minimalist.

BY MATT LABASH

September 22, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 02

Dave Clark

It Ain’t My Nature

Joseph Epstein knows his nature.

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

September 15, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 01

Dave clark

Fighting Irish

David Skinner, aging jock.

BY DAVID SKINNER

September 8, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 48

A New York barbershop, 1946

Barbering Back Then

Irwin M. Stelzer books the barber

BY IRWIN M. STELZER

September 1, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 47

David Clark

Guided Torture

Philip Terzian takes a (mandatory) tour

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

August 18 - August 25, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 46

Jori Bolton

Game of Yawns

Jonathan V. Last abdicates the Throne

BY JONATHAN V. LAST

August 11, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 45

Denton

Jeremiah Denton, 1924-2014

Fred Barnes on an unforgettable hero.

BY FRED BARNES

August 4, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 44

Michael Sloan

Unsentimental Journey

Joseph Epstein contra voguishness

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

July 28, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 43

David Clark

The Daily Dishes

David Skinner, dedicated dishwasher

BY DAVID SKINNER

July 21, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 42

Getty

Stranger on a Train

Christopher Caldwell's near-miss with destiny

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

July 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 41

Dave Clark

Making a Spectacles of Myself

Joseph Epstein sees himself through four eyes.

BY JOSEPH EPSTEIN

June 30, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 40

david gothard

The Snake in the Garden

Philip Terzian, epical exterminator

BY PHILIP TERZIAN

June 23, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 39

Jori Bolton

The Family Man

David Skinner's first muse

BY DAVID SKINNER

June 16, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 38

katherine messenger

Fry, Fry Again

Terry Eastland, Southern fried chicken man

BY TERRY EASTLAND

June 9, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 37

dave clegg

Technical Difficulties

Victorino Matus finds anachronism is relative

BY VICTORINO MATUS

June 2, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 36

Michael Sloan

Strictly Ballroom

Maria Santos, bodega ballerina

BY MARIA SANTOS

May 26, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 35

Stephanie Saraceno / MCT / Getty images

Ken Tomlinson, 1944-2014

Fred Barnes remembers Ken Tomlinson

BY FRED BARNES

May 19, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 34

Jori Bolton

Uncommon Grounds

Jonathan V. Last, Java man

BY JONATHAN V. LAST

May 12, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 33

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