Have you ever freestyle rapped? Please, right now, take the time to try it. Go to YouTube, find an instrumental, and just try to rhyme in rhythm off the top of your head about whatever you want. Seriously, try it. I'll wait here. See also: I Won an Evangelical Christian Rap Battle
The Inwood area of Manhattan is not exactly known for its bustling restaurant scene, but plastic artist and entrepreneur Dario Oleaga wants to change that. So he's opening Vacca Grill & Lounge, a 5,800 square foot restaurant in what used to be the home of a mechanic's garage.
Debbie Downer's Girl Walks Into a Bar is hilarious
With lesbian sex not only accepted but boring, what's left to outrage?
Joey Ramone would have been 60 years old on May 19. This week, in celebration of the birthday of the Queens-born gone-too-soon punk legend, Sound of the City will run a series of features on his life and his legacy. Bruce Frankel/courtesy Allan Arkush Allan Arkush has executive produced a bu ... More >>
Half man, half machine, all statuePatrick Cassels wrote an impassioned plea to the city of Detroit in Slate, imploring them to seriously consider the plan to build a Robocop statue. He says that the public arts work is worthy, as it depicts "a character who represents triumph over this sad la ... More >>
Chattering with Emmy winner Leslie Jordan, plus sounding off on Broadway.
It can't be easy for movie stars to make career choices when they're madly in demand and everybody wants them. (And don't I know it! Attention, producers: Stop inundating me with scripts! My house has become a cluttered nightmare!) They have to rely on a combination of intelligence and instinct whil ... More >>
What would Elizabeth Hurley do? How our society goes from wifelust to wifelash
ABC goes bonkers with hysterical retro housewives, crash dummies, and loopy lawyers
Moviegoers Avoid Big-Budget Pitfalls
V-Days Charismatic Cuntism Rocks the Garden
A Dose of Old-Fashioned Violent Wish Fulfillment
'Ally McBeal' Uses Ancient Oriental Secret
Aestheticism in the Wake of Catechism is No Heresy
TV Networks Are Rolling Out Their New Fall Programming, But Is the Stuff Worth Watching?
True Confessions of a Celebrity Skin Editor
Notes from an opening: 'Manhandled by security guard. Kept running into whiny B-list types or maybe that was a mirror.'
What happens when you separate the dancer from the dance?
Burt Reynolds and Bobby Simone Pass in the Night
Brigid Berlin read to a stellar old-guard crowd, including Monique Van Vooren, who came late, got everyone's attention, then left early.
The Fall Sitcom To Watch Is the One You're Supposed To Hate
''I can't believe that all the underground insanity I skanked around for years now comprises cute touristy entertainment.''
'The Vagina Monologues' Seizes the Means of Production