the Footnote, the first tale of Snow White and the Huntsman.
A humorous retelling of the Snow White tale as a romantic and
political intrigue. Graphics by Ted Stamas.
in the Basement, a Kafka-esque, Wizard of Oz, Marx Brothers,
Heart of Darkness, Dante's Inferno-type satire of corporate accounting
of the Cross Reinterpreted
Carvings by Susan Hagen and stories by Mike Walsh.
Hoods and Iron Gags, the Quaker penal experiment at Eastern
State Penitentiary in Philadelphia.
Nightmare Before Christmas: The true story of a bitter, unemployed
writer's pursuit of good gift giving through seasonal employment.
story of the legendary Tube Bar recording,
one of the strangest cultural artifacts you're ever likely to
America: A Utopian Vision of an America Long Gone
Gay Community Day
of the Sun, Season of Danger: Beware the dangers of
the outdoors this summer
to Pick Up Girls, Guaranteed!
the Ponytail Man: Inside the ponytail wearers head,
low, cunning thoughts do lurk
Mr. Congressman, Dont Take My Assault
I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Bob Dylan:
Review of a Dylan concert in Philly in August 2011. It's also
available on BobDylan.com.
Very Wayne Newton Christmas: Not as Funny as It Should Be
Lee Roth Fondles Himself at the Hard Rock Casino: Now that's
The Rock & Roll Eruption of Wanda Jackson.
Weird, Wild, Wonderful World of Liberace.
Ra, the life, music, and philosophy of the jazz genius from
the Love of Elvis: The Jim "E"
Dissembles, Just Like His Role Model: The honorable senator
from PA just can't stop lying (2003)
W. Bush Euphemism Game: When Lies Cannot be Called Lies
W. Bush, Problem Child or Average Guy?
About George H. Bush's Term in Office (1989)
Fear & Loathing At Cheesesteak Junction. The story of
Joey Vento's impact in my former neighborhood.
Ain't Dodge City: The story of an injured cat, a drunk neighbor,
and a gun.
the Cowlicks: A few afternoons in a South Philly barber
Choke Again in '04 but Nothing Compares to ‘64: The 40th Anniversary
of the Most Legendary Choke of All Time
on Ice: The story of Willie O'Ree, the 1st black man to play
in the NHL.
of Dreams: Those Salivatin, Expectoratin Boys
TV, and Books
See Darkness, Twin Peaks. A look back at the wonderful funny,
creepy, and influential TV show from the early 90s.
True Story of the Three Little Pigs, a book review
The Year of the Drooler: The Cinema Reaches New Levels of
and Be Happy: Explore the Magick of Chant-O-Matics