Andy Borowitz

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2014

    Cheap Laughs:The Best Indie Comedy This Week, 6/18 - 6/24

    This week in Cheap Laughs, we have bathroom secrets, light bulb eaters, click-clapping hipsters, the shining light of inner beauty, and a giant pile of donuts. It's a finger-licking seven days. Here's our rundown of the best in independently produced New York comedy this week. See also: Hannibal Bu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2012

    Jazz for Obama 2012 - Symphony Space - 10/9/2012

    Better than: The debates. The pianist Aaron Goldberg has been organizing jazz benefit concerts for every presidential election since 2004 to raise money for the Democratic side. I'm the kind of person to shy away from partisan events in general, where, I've found, sanctimony can hang heavy in the a ... More >>

  • Columns

    February 1, 2012
  • Voice Choices

    May 4, 2011


    An early look at 2012

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2010

    The 7 Best Quotes From Bloomberg's Blizzard Presser

    WABC-TV​Mayor Bloomberg just wrapped up a press conference in Hunts Point addressing the city's blizzard response. Our ever-blasé municipal leader, along with several department commissioners, defended the city's response, piled some blame onto drama queen New Yorkers, and doled out some informat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    BOOKSHAKALAKA: The National Book Awards Jam Throws Down for 2010

    The 2010 National Book Awards at the Cipriani Wall Street ballroom. All the people who were at these tables are still hungover.​An unlikely ballroom of people in the troubled business of literature -- publishers, editors, writers, reporters, and respective sycophants -- gather yearly to ostens ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    March 24, 2010


    Leonard Lopate turns 25—the show, that is

  • NYC Life

    July 18, 2006
  • NYC Life

    November 2, 2004

    Vive la France!

    Election night parties go sour; say heckno to techno, R.I.P. sonic groove

  • NYC Life

    October 19, 2004
  • News

    July 27, 2004

    The Art of Party Crashing

    Artists and activists stockpile Dick Cheney jokes, Dubya drag, and phalluses in preparation for the Republican invasion