February 12, 2008

Cunning Linguist: 20 Questions From An Angry Irishman

1. Is it possible to exile Arianna Huffington and Ann Coulter on a deserted island together? With nothing but Medieval weaponry? 2. What if Indiana Jones and The Kingdom of The Crystal Skull (ouch, my […]
February 3, 2008

Cunning Linguist: My Fellow Americans… Our Food Is Lame

I’ve often wondered why food tastes vary so much across different cultures (other than the obvious geographic and economic reasons). And during these sporadic musings I’ve also wondered why domestic “American” food sucks so much. […]
January 30, 2008

Cunning Linguist: Y – The Last Issue

Y: The Last Man #60 (from co-creators Brian K. Vaughn and Pia Guerra) hits comic shops, marking the culmination of a narrative journey many readers have been taking for five years now. Admittedly, I jumped […]
January 28, 2008

Cunning Linguist: The Best Heath Ledger Comments Yet

One night, as I’m standing on LaSalle Street in Chicago, trying to line up a shot for “The Dark Knight,” a production assistant skateboards into my line of sight. Silently, I curse the moment that […]