Cowgirl Hall

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2010

    Our 10 Best West Village Restaurants

    ​This cryptic facade on Sixth Avenue refuses to identify itself to the passing rabble. What restaurant is it? Such a profusion of restaurants and small cafes the West Village offers! Though the opportunities for budget dining have dwindled the last few years, as pirates like Marc Jacobs and R ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2009

    This Week in the Voice

    ​Mark Farese "stole $150 from his grandfather to buy his first pair" of premium athletic shoes, specializing in the Air Force 1 variety. Now he has 1,400 pairs, and Nike sends him advance copies of new models. He is the Mayor of the fascinating world of sneakerdom, where pre-teens and grown-up ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2009

    Weekend Special: State Fair Windows at Cowgirl Hall of Fame

    ​ I feel the same irrational glee whenever I find a corn dog in my mitts. They were called "pronto pups" at the Minnesota State Fair. For the sultry month of August, the West Village old-timer Cowgirl Hall of Fame commemorates state fairs via a series of over-the-top window displays, featurin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2009

    Rightbloggers Veddy, Veddy Shocked at Obamas' Gifts to Queen

    The President and First Lady were over t'England the other day, and they gave the Queen an iPod loaded with HRH footage and musical comedy scores, and a songbook for The King and I signed by composer Richard Rodgers. Get it? RIghtbloggers, who generally regard Britain as a PC hellhole, nonetheless c ... More >>

  • Columns

    February 18, 2009

    "Come Back Mickey Rourke!" Cries His Friend

    Recession update: Cheapo bashes; home alone with Altoids.