Thorezine- Social Distortion

Thorezine- Social Distortion

By Kim Thore I was driving in the car last weekend, enjoying the warm weather, looking forward to a screening of Miles Ahead and listening to my local NPR station…all was good and then it all became bad. NPR was doing a story on Julia Ioffe –you may not know the […]


Thorezine – Trumped

By Kim Thore   Holly Golightly: You know those days when you get the mean reds? Paul Varjak: The mean reds, you mean like the blues? Holly Golightly: No. The blues are because you’re getting fat and maybe it’s been raining too long, you’re just sad that’s all. The mean […]

by · December 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Columns, Thorezine
cultural obsession

Thorezine- Butt Seriously?

By Staff   “Our culture is shallow because we don’t respect the elderly.  We venerate the young and let them rule everything. We let them run everything. How else would you explain the cultural moment that is now being enjoyed by the human buttocks? It’s an ass. It’s been around […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 2 comments · Columns, Thorezine
miriam weeks

Thorezine- Belle of the Ball – Porn & the Modern Co-Ed

By Kim Thore In my endless fascination with pop culture, I have been following the story of the college student turned porn star. You know –  THAT one that blew up the internet in the southeast a few months ago. I’ve watched the interviews, read her op-ed, and of course […]

by · June 12, 2014 · 1 comment · Columns, Thorezine
mr. d

Thorezine- Twitter is the Devil

By Kim Thore’ “I work out every day — Monday to Saturday.” Jessica Biel “Why is that people always try to understand estimate my intelligents?! They should never do that! I haven’t been on (cont.)”  - Mary J. Blige “No, no, I didn’t go to England; I went to […]

by · May 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Columns, Thorezine
Thorezine- Heaven Ain’t Close in a Place Like This

Thorezine- Heaven Ain’t Close in a Place Like This

By Kim Thore I never thought these words would exit my lips but losing my home was the best thing that ever happened to me. Don’t worry, I’m not being glib or consciously uncoupling from the life I used to know-it is simply that I have learned that when the […]

by · April 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Columns, Thorezine

Thorezine – The Wintour of My Discontent- An Open Letter to Anna Wintour

By Kim Thore I really shouldn’t be surprised—nothing is sacred anymore. I’ve watched certain staples go by the way side one by one—I’ve seen people wear jeans to Tea at the O’Henry, Uggs with everything, and I am clearly the only person on the planet still writing thank you notes. […]

by · March 22, 2014 · 86 comments · Columns, Thorezine

Thorezine- The Deeper the Cut – Plastic Surgery & Aging Post Kim Novak

By Kim Thore As I sat there in the waiting room, I couldn’t help but notice the woman in the large dark sunglasses and big floppy hat to my right—don’t get me wrong I adore big accessories—I was sold on them the moment Audrey Hepburn tried to hail a NYC […]

by · March 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Thorezine
todd harrell

Thorezine- Three Doors Down- One Door Closed

By Kim Thore’ One of the aspects of being a music critic is my email is flooded daily with press releases, notifications that some band is touring, or someone is available for interviews. I love writing about music and I am always in slight awe of the fact that I […]

by · February 26, 2014 · 2 comments · Columns, Thorezine
Liz Taylor

Thorezine- BUtterfield 8 Revisted

By Kim Thore   I was perusing the internet today and of course all the buzz was about the Golden Globes..still….Who wore what, who looked like hell, why Woodie Allen is the anti Christ…as the headlines blurred past me, I zoned out. I didn’t see any of it b/c in […]

by · January 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Columns, Thorezine