From Crosby Gaige's Cocktail Guide and Ladies' Companion (Illustrated by Rea Irvin)

What’s in a Name?

A 1941 book called Crosby Gaige’s Cocktail Guide and Ladies’ Companion is where my favorite cocktail first appears in print.

The Gawker Trial of 2016

Never forget this horrible spectacle

Music as Dissent in Tunde Kelani’s Film “Saworoide”

True musicianship powerfully connects the plot to the true history.

How Much Did Tesla Gain Since Last Tuesday? 

"The logic appears odd to us"