Lauren BloombergA handful of Budapest Everything is better fried. Case in point...cheese. Sure, it's one of the most amazing foods, well, ever. Now dip it in a little batter and fry it--voila! A crisp crust yielding to oozing, molten curds. Brilliant. Now, for a little pop quiz: What's bette ... More >>
Budapest sometimes looks a little like the Upper East Side
It takes a lot to upset me these days, seeing as I've dropped my old p.c. stance for a more culturally embracing approach. But when a Hungarian site ran my bike video (with Hungarian subtitles) and added a homophobic (and illiterate) comment, I had to bristle.
Well, it ain't American Idol, but American Apparel's search for the Best Bottom in the World -- which title may lead to some confusion among our many D/s readers; they mean butts -- has, after 1,368 submissions, stopped taking entries and reached the semifinal stage. The whole idea of the co ... More >>
Magyars invade tinseltown, and the rest is history
SXSW 2009: the sound of a thousand Babydick jokes cracking. Full list, with arbitrarily bolded highlights, below.
You may have wondered about the odd "Shadowland" mood piece in Sunday's New York Times about a "a film noir night in New York" in the dead of which the author imagines himself a detective haunting "the Upper West Side, the land of coffee shops and bookstores," and announces that "the city does not o ... More >>
George Antheil gets his encore
Jay Schleib's beguiling, perplexing trip to the red planet
Hit thy neighbor with love
A Bulgarian dance-theater group excavates the inner depths
Mysterious moms, unwed women, and devout lesbians at 15th annual Jewish survey
Quietly audacious, Hungarian cinematographer's debut is the most existential of Holocaust films
New Yorkers are great at leaving something extra. Tourists suck. A cocktail waitress spills the beans.
Hitting the bottle has its perks in A.L. Kennedy's latest
Gay Nazis, minimalist experiments, and maybe a Sokurov masterpiece at the Berlin festival
Seeing across bordersbetween countries, idioms, and dancerswith eyes wide open
Fangs but No Thanks
Five Days, Five Plays
New York Soaks in a Spring Rain of French Dance
Three Performers and a Waterbed
Happiness Is Living in Secret With a Man Who Doesnt Consider Himself Gay
Three Ways To Purée a Planet
According to the FBI and Israeli Intelligence, Semion Mogilevich Rules Over an Arms-Trafficking, Money-Laundering, Drug-Running, and Art-Smuggling 'Red Mafia'