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Bono Julie Taymor Spiderman

I am always deeply disappointed when strong, talented women collapse in the face of lesser talent - Julie Taymor sucks up to Bono.

"So is this ascent from jaw-dropping badness to mere mediocrity a step upward? Well, until last weekend, when I caught a performance of this show’s latest incarnation, I would have recommended “Spider-Man” only to carrion-feasting theater vultures. Now, if I knew a less-than-precocious child of 10 or so, and had several hundred dollars to throw away, I would consider taking him or her to the new and improved “Spider-Man.” It’s just a bore..

That Pandora IPO and user benefits: or not

Brewster Kahle on preserving printed books