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Lolita

  1. bad men
    Quit Using Lolita To Absolve Your Guilt, John HockenberryHe gets Nabokov’s novel all wrong.
  2. bad ideas
    Yes, They Once Tried to Make a Broadway Musical Out of LolitaAnd it was just as misbegotten a project as you’d guess.
  3. backstories
    In The Real Lolita, Sarah Weinman Reclaims Sally Horner’s StoryThe true-crime book details the real-life kidnapping and molestation case that partly inspired Nabokov’s best-selling novel.
  4. book excerpt
    The Last Days of the Real LolitaAn excerpt from Sarah Weinman’s new book tells what happened to Sally Horner after the kidnapping that helped inspire Nabokov’s novel.
  5. style tribes
    The Japanese ‘Lolita’ Subculture Takes New YorkThe reopening of cult store Tokyo Rebel attracted a well-accessorized crowd.
  6. stunna shades
    The 50 Most Iconic Sunglasses of All TimeLolita’s heart-shaped glasses, Kanye’s shutter shades, and so much more. 
  7. vulture lists
    Schulz: The 5 Best Punctuation Marks in LiteratureGeorge Eliot’s em-dash — plus, T.S. Eliot’s ellipses … (not to mention Vladimir Nabokov’s parentheses).
  8. Empire Building
    Turney and Safran Bringing Red-Saucer Little Nonna’s to the Former FishThere’s still no word on what will go into the larger Rhino Bar space around the corner.
  9. Rumor Mill
    Some Scant Details Emerge on What’s Going on at the Former Fish and Rhino BarThe revelation only deepens the mystery.
  10. Grub Guide
    Five Places to Go Loco on Taco TuesdayHere are some weekly taco deals well worth considering.
  11. Tacos
    Lolita and Tattooed Mom Do Taco Tuesday; Chris’s Taco Cart Up For GrabsIf you’ve ever dreamed of being a taco tycoon, here’s your chance.
  12. Tacos
    It’s a Taco Takeover at LolitaThe Mexican BYOB kicks off Taco Tuesday tonight.
  13. Interviews
    Marcie Turney Talks Tapas, ‘Carmen’ and What to Expect at JamoneraThe new Spanish tapas bar from Barbuzzo’s owners opens this weekend.
  14. Neighborhood Watch
    Downtown Gets a Five Guys; the Seaport Gets a Naked GuyPlus turkish meatballs, cocktails and more, all in our weekly neighborhood round-up.
  15. Booze You Can Use
    Drink Up at Lolita’s New ‘Happy Hour’Tough to go wrong with cheap tacos.
  16. The Other Critics
    Visit Pronti Pronto; El Centro Is AuthenticPlus kind words for Del Frisco’s and more, all in our weekly critics’ round-up.
  17. Booze You Can Use
    Booze to Flow at BindiThe BYOB could be pouring drinks before summer’s end.
  18. Top Chef
    Top Chef Taps Two TurneysWe have confirmation on who the two chefs are that the show reportedly tapped for next season.
  19. Neighborhood Watch
    Annabelle’s Open in Hyde Park (Yes, Hyde Park!); Sonic Will Serve Shakes RoundPlus, Lolita’s is open for business in the Back Bay, and much more all in our neighborhood food news round-up.
  20. Openings
    Lolita Readies ‘Thick and Throbbing’ Atmosphere in Back BayThat’s an unfortunate word choice!
  21. The Philadelphia Diet
    Marcie Turney Eats Pizza, Tweaks, Tastes and Eats More Pizza“Back at Barbuzzo it occurs to me that that my staff is not getting younger, I’m just getting older!”
  22. Openings
    Bijou Brings Utensil-Free Dining to the Theater DistrictCafeteria’s owner is opening a Stuart Street nightclub.
  23. Menus
    Barbuzzo Makes Its Debut TonightThe menu serves as a showcase for the restaurant’s many housemade ingredients.
  24. Grocery
    Mexican Buffet at Grocery: Ropa Vieja and Juicy Chicken“Little Lolita” comes to Grocery
  25. TV Land
    TV Shows Focus on Philly FoodFlying Monkey and Lolita will both be featured on the Food Network tonight.
  26. Beef
    Restaurateurs File Suit Against PLCB Over Garces Trading Company’s WineThe Coalition of Restaurant Owners for Liquor Control Fairness officially filed suit against PLCB in Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas.
  27. Celebrity Pug Menaced!Local greyhound denies any wrongdoing.
  28. the early-evening news
    Woolworths Takes the Next Step in Tie-in Marketing With the ‘Lolita’ Children’s BedPlus: David Bowie, John Guare, and Captain America.