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  • Learning the meaning of "Erstwhile," which many comics writers still, apparently, haven't.

    The ADD Blog at Comic Book Galaxy

  • Erstwhile liberal tutors have given birth to another illiberal Left.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Not a May Day Parade

  • Erstwhile History Boy Russell Tovey is popping up all over the place these days: on TV in the latest series of Sherlock, and in the BBC3 shows Being Human and Him & Her.

    This week's new theatre and dance

  • Erstwhile worth-while fun and stunts seemed no longer worth while; and it was a torment to listen to the insipidities and stupidities of women, to the pompous, arrogant sayings of the little half-baked men.

    Chapter 29

  • Erstwhile Portlander Janna Orkney, daughter of the founder of G.I. Joe's, blogged about that experience for a while.

    Jack Bog's Blog: July 2009 Archives

  • Erstwhile winsome star of 60s folk pop Donovan performs the 1966 album Sunshine Superman that saw him shift into psych, plus other hits with the London Contemporary Orchestra and special guests 3 Jun, Royal Albert Hall, SW7 ...

    Live music booking now

  • Erstwhile political candidate and longtime LGBT/neighborhood activist Glendon Hyde -- known as "Anna Conda" in his drag queen persona -- is headed to a seat on the Entertainment Commission, after six members of the Board of Supervisors -- with Board of Supervisors President David Chiu providing the swing vote -- voted to forward Hyde's name over sitting Entertainment Commissioner D.

    Anna Conda Lands Seat On Entertainment Commission

  • Erstwhile D.C. punks whining about how Washington needs a new rock critic?

    Riffs: My "Ultimate Running Mix"

  • Erstwhile cable show host Jesse James, who betrayed cute-as-a-button Oscar winner Sandra Bullock with at least one buxom tattoo model, considers himself the "most hated man in the world."

    Celebritology Weekend: Jesse James surfaces on 'Nightline'; Bono undergoes emergency surgery

  • Erstwhile teen heartthrob and "Partridge Family" star David Cassidy is vowing to fight DUI charges after he was arrested in Fort Pierce, Fla., on Wednesday night.

    David Cassidy arrested for DUI

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