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After a Fashion
Your Style Avatar doesn't care what you wear in your own backyard; just don't stink up our Conference with it
"...the Mavericks and Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth of Talking Heads, Friday Night Lights star Dana Wheeler-Nicholson and U2..."

March 19, 2010 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Page Two: Up, Up, and Away
Do Obama's sky-high approval ratings and unprecedented support indicate unrealistic expectations?
"...– Talking Heads, "Life During Wartime"..."

Jan. 23, 2009 Column by Louis Black

Chapter 2: Biweekly and Proud
September 1982-August 1988
"...misplaced photo of Tina Weymouth, bass player for the Talking Heads. She kept raving, "No previous musical experience!" about..."

Sept. 7, 2001 Features Feature

Lust for Life
Ahhh … the good old daze
"...me about?" he asked his friends. They shook their heads and he looked back to us. "I have to..."

Aug. 11, 2000 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Dialogues With Allie Light
"...matter. In an expository genre that traditionally relies upon talking heads, voiceovers, and cinema vérité footage, the couple freely..."

Oct. 9, 1998 Screens Feature by Anne S. Lewis

Behind the Tall Tales of Lester Bangs in Texas
Lester's Last Stand
"...of triumph onstage before entering the recording studio. The Talking Heads were playing the Armadillo, the concert hall made..."

March 7, 1997 Books Feature

Page Two: Spinning Tales
The GOP masterfully weaves a tapestry of deceit
"...how they can talk about the party's platform without talking about deregulation. This isn't a new development; for a..."

Sept. 26, 2008 Column by Louis Black

Planet of the Apes
"...was wholly of its time. Schaffner's film -- with talking chimps Roddy McDowell and Kim Hunter aiding and abetting..."

July 27, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Stop Making Sense
"...but plenty of others have no such problems. The Talking Heads were at their artistic zenith when the film..."

March 17, 2000 Screens Review by Bud Simons

Page Two: A Small Hurricane of Emotions
Jonathan Demme's Bob Marley Stay With the Rhythm pushes beyond the boundaries of the screen
"...is a form of prayer and a way of talking to God. Reggae is religious, seeking the holy; it..."

July 17, 2009 Column by Louis Black

Ghost in the Shell
Scar Jo as cybernetic warrior
"...a kick to watch, of course. Johansson’s blank-faced Major heads up Section 9, a band of ace covert agents..."

April 7, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Page Two: True Stories: Then and Now
Connecting the dots between the SIMS Foundation and a day on the set of David Byrne's sleeper hit film
"...1986: The Talking Heads were at the peak of their popularity, with..."

Nov. 18, 2016 Column by Louis Black

Krampus
This horror-comedy brings a demon to the holiday gathering
"...a riff on National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, and then heads into Gremlins territory before it finally unleashes the titular..."

Dec. 11, 2015 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Dark Skies
Aliens mess with a suburban family's peace of mind in this unsettling, slow-burn thriller.
"...predatory aliens are creatures that mostly mess with people’s heads prior to abducting them. Why they do that seems..."

March 1, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Fire in the Night, Music in Bone-Deep Bassnote Throbs
Reveling among the multiform delights of Art Outside
"...the live fireworks exploding off the tops of their heads...."

Oct. 29, 2012 Chronolog Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

We're a Happy Family
Speak no evil
"...Awards. Chris Frantz, Tina Weymouth, and Jerry Harrison of Talking Heads presented the plaque to the quartet, who were..."

Oct. 28, 2011 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Chest Cavities, Empty Kneecaps, and Elbows
A week at Austin's all-ages live music venue Redrum and the 'School of Rock' lessons learned
"...Those ominous words float across the heads of the crowd at Redrum this Monday night, spoken..."

Nov. 11, 2005 Music Feature by Audra Schroeder

TV Eye
'If it didn't happen on television, then it didn't happen'
"...so said Pope John Paul II, according to various talking heads remarking on his legacy last week on CNN..."

April 15, 2005 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

Page Two
To completely pretend this week isn't somehow special was ludicrous, but we're paying our respects with silence.
"...of the best concert films ever), Demme filmed the Talking Heads' Texas tour on Super-8, with several local filmmakers..."

Sept. 13, 2002 Column by Louis Black

Leaving Las Vegas
"...stuff, pulls his convertible out of the driveway and heads to Las Vegas, where he plans to drink himself..."

Nov. 22, 1995 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Final Year
Behind the scenes with the Obama foreign policy team
"...affairs has slipped from discussing the issues into gotcha talking points. The Final Year tries to redress that imbalance...."

Jan. 26, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Nymphomaniac: Volume 2
Second verse, not as good as the first.
"...(Gainsbourg), but, perhaps inevitably, seems like director von Trier talking to himself, about himself. The conversation/confession between Joe and..."

April 4, 2014 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Wrong
Quentin Dupieux, the director of Rubber, is back with another film brimming with encounters with the bizarre and surreal.
"...Have you ever been stuck at a party talking to a guy who thinks he’s a comic genius?..."

March 29, 2013 Movie Review by Leah Churner

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
The slapstick humor remains, as does the slack plotting, in this animated sequel that's nevertheless fun for all.
"...is likewise a decent diversion that's not much worth talking about afterward. The visual cleverness arises foremost from the..."

Nov. 7, 2008 Movie Review by Theresa Everline

Page Two: To Whine Is to Love Again
The GOP masterfully weaves a tapestry of deceit
"...feet walking drowns out the sound of my voice talking. It's not just my elephant-heavy footsteps that make it..."

Oct. 3, 2008 Column by Louis Black

Intelligent Briefing
In 'Nobelity,' nine Nobel laureates offer straight talk on the planet's future
"...week. Op-ed columnists, administration apologists, bloggers, PR flacks, chat-show talking heads – they're part of the army of agenda-pushers..."

March 10, 2006 Screens Feature by Robert Faires

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
For a movie about magic pants, this film shows a surprising level of sophistication – in its performances, its production values, and its emotional maturity.
"...adventures. Sassy writer-to-be Carmen (Real Women Have Curves’ Ferrera) heads south to spend the summer with her estranged father..."

June 3, 2005 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Elevation
Taking stock of music DVDs
"...Angus!! ... Angus!!Once in a Lifetime What makes the Talking Heads' unparalleled Stop Making Sense unique to concert films..."

Jan. 18, 2002 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

puh-LOB-o-liss!
How a handful of Dartmouth College stoners started a revolution in modern dance.
"...You can't talk about Pilobolus without talking about the N word. In any other group's hands,..."

March 2, 2001 Arts Feature by John Job

Where TV Fails
"...... ." Eyewitnesses know that tears are acceptable when talking to newscasters, as long as they do not choke..."

April 30, 1999 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

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