Publishers love to send us cookbooks here at Fork in the Road, and often those books come straight from the chefs at some of New York's best restaurants. So we decided to share the love, and each week, we'll feature a new book, a recipe, and a few thoughts on cooking from the authors. Check back eve ... More >>
Remember when we were all bitching about the cold spring? Yeah, me neither. In this hot-ass weather, there are a few things you must know about feeding yourself. First, never cook. Second, you don't need to survive on expensive takeout to avoid starving to death, nor do you have to brave restaurant ... More >>
On January 21, 2010, the Supreme Court decided that corporations were people, too. The Citizens United ruling unleashed a new wave of influence in American elections; one that still has modern democracy reeling, as the last presidential election witnessed billions of dollars coming in from all over ... More >>
Yesterday, famously antagonistic Bronx-born rap artist Timothy "Tim Dog" Blair died of a diabetic seizure at the age of 46. One of the most boisterously brash voices ever heard on a rap record, Tim Dog was the epitome of the hulking hip-hop bully archetype. Debuting in 1987 as the featured guest op ... More >>
Bakers face off in the Cookie Takedown
Just Married and CookingJames Briscione, looking very dapper on his wedding dayIt's summertime, which means wedding season! A time to either rejoice at your friends' happiness, or at least make a beeline for the open bar that is supposed to compensate for the expensive present you had to buy ... More >>
Tired of just guzzling semen a la carte? (Disclaimer: This type of thing is not recommended at home--or anywhere.) Then run to your kitchen and whip up some haute cusine with the jizz and some other delightful seasonings! After all, semen is inexpensive (in fact, it's usually free) and it's even r ... More >>
New York's literary community remembers two dominant, departed presences
Photos by John Burlage Jemina Pearl Music Hall of Williamsburg Saturday, January 17 Jemina Pearl is one of the few world-class rock 'n rollers right now, especially if you factor in her age or breed--that is, riot grrrls, or riot anyone, who want the world and have the confidence, wit and sound t ... More >>
Fringe Fest roundup: Featuring Poe, the Olsens, and the disembodied head of Sam Walton
Brit movie brat takes the B horror movie where it deserves to go
A weekend among suburban cannibals
Koons at Sonnabend, straddling the cosmic divide between innocence and cunning
Is the force field for real?
Why the resistance to Cher's single? One insider told me, 'American radio doesn't go for older artists.' Perhaps they'd like some of her boyfriends.