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It’s Lucky When a Bird Does It To You

They say it’s lucky when a bird poops on you. But what about when you poop on birds? Continue reading

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Art, Context, and Politics

Word has leaked out: Six historical paintings at Houston’s federal courthouse have raised some hackles with two federal judges, who believe the paintings dredge up offensive imagery of slavery. The paintings, depicting the Houston Ship Channel in the late 1870s, … Continue reading

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Antiques Roadshowitis

If you spend over a week in bed with strep throat, and you don’t have cable, you end up watching a fair amount of public television. I’ve logged many hours with Antiques Roadshow in the past week and a half. … Continue reading

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