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The Gift of Spirits

by Stephen Leon December 18, 2014


  To get into that holiday spirit, what could be more festive than the gift of spirits? I remember when I first came of age, not just legal drinking age, but the age at which I had ...

Gift Guide: Blu-ray & DVD

by Shawn Stone December 11, 2014


  The mad run-up to Christmas has begun, with a cornucopia of new Blu-ray and DVD releases this week. Just in time for Christmas, Disney has the year’s biggest film, the sci-fi smash Guardians of the ...

Gift Guide: Cookbooks

by B.A. Nilsson December 11, 2014


  Our God, who art in the living room, flat-screen be Thy name. We flock to wrest possession of them when the shopping fever hits, then structure our time and sensibility around What the TV Tells ...


Holiday Gift Guide: Locally Authored Books

by Erin Pihlaja December 12, 2013


It’s that time of year again. The malls are chock full of specialty-item kiosks—puppy calendars, pillow pets, the weird As-Seen-on-TV gadgets. The mall is chaos. The other night I even watched a dogfight in the ...