Jacob Rubin

Jacob Rubin is a writer in New York City.

Movies
Nov. 29 2011 6:30 AMThe Death of TitlesI Hate My Teenage Daughter, Tower Heist, Cowboys and Aliens—why can't anyone think up a decent title anymore?
Books
Dec. 20 2010 7:13 AMGoodbye Epiphany, Hello EcstasyHow Barry Hannah changed the American short story forever.
Gaming
May 12 2011 5:55 PMPixelated Breasts and Fountains of BloodMy strange, brief career as a video-game obscenity watchdog.
The Good Word
Aug. 30 2007 2:56 PMSo Many Exclamation Points!A new style guide says we should pepper our e-mails with them. Really?
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