Articles by Chris Cohen

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Week in Review

News, Apr 23 2012

by By Chris Cohen, Emily Gogolak & Erica Schwiegershausen

KICK IN THE ARSENICThe state legislature of Maryland acted last week to ban the use of arsenic-laced feed in poultry production. …

Alberto Contador Faces Penalties for Doping

INDY BLOG, Feb 12 2012

by Chris Cohen

Last December, the Indy ran a piece on the Spanish cyclist Alberto Contador, and the history of doping in professional cycling. …

A Pint Sized Perspective

Arts & Culture, Dec 08 2011

by Chris Cohen & Stephen Carmody

As someone who is reaching adulthood, it is easy to lose sight of the lives of those younger than yourself. To …

Eleven Things You May or May Not Know About NBA Legend (#11) Isiah Thomas

Metabolics, Dec 08 2011

by Chris Cohen

1 In 1996, Isiah Thomas was voted by a committee of players, journalists, and executives as one of the 50 Best …

Tainted Meat

The Ambiguities of Doping in Professional Cycling

Metabolics, Nov 28 2011

by Chris Cohen

On July 21 2010, drug testers at the Tour de France found trace amounts of the banned weight-loss drug Clenbuterol in …

Blue Plate Special

featured, Oct 27 2011

by by Chris Cohen

The Ocean State defends its local food traditions with a fervor inversley proportional to its size: Rhode Island diners take pride …

Sustainable on the Half Shell

Re-Evaluating the Oyster

Metabolics, Sep 17 2011

by Chris Cohen

Stereotypically, raw oysters are a high roller’s food. A tray of raw oysters on the half shell, carefully laid on a …

Ten Years On: Bush's First Pitch

blog, Sep 11 2011

by Chris Cohen

I feel pretty comfortable saying that the Texas-drawling, cowboy-swaggering, George W. Bush approach to more or less everything has been shown …

Labor Day at McCoy Stadium

blog, Sep 07 2011

by Chris Cohen

For the big time teams of the Major Leagues, September baseball means the end of the dog days of summer, when …

Take Ivy

Arts, Sep 26 2010

by Chris Cohen

In November of 2008, a reprint of a slim, obscure Japanese photo book incomprehensibly titled Take Ivy sold on eBay for …


Metro, Mar 19 2009

by Chris Cohen

Chris Bull and Brian Chapman turn steel tubes into bicycles at their Providence shop, Circle A Cycles. This week, they sat …