Chatty Kathy Griffin just called to tell me about the time she confronted Michele Bachmann on an escalator at an official government dinner.
You'll spit out your Jamba juice when you hear the result.
It's in this week's column, a zingy and hilarious chat with caustic Kathy, who also tells m ... More >>
Last year, the Tony awards fawned over Hollywood types, and a lot of died-in-the-wool theater people didn't have much of a chance against them.
Well, this time the nominating committee obviously listened to the criticism about all that and swung the curve back to the real theater stars.
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The dramatics! The emoting! The singing and dancing and screeching for the back row!
I'm talking about what's going to happen when the Tony nominations are announced tomorrow morning.
My final (and 100% correct) predictions are:
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Not since my last date with a sadomasochist have I been so desperate to leave a show at intermission, only to cheer so loudly at the very end.
Yes, the David Cromer-directed revival of John Guare's 1966 black comedy The House of Blue Leaves is that kind of schizo experience.
For the absurdi ... More >>
We will never own one of these. Whee, the 62nd Annual (Primetime!) Emmys have been announced. There aren't that many surprises: As usual, HBO rocks, as does Mad Men, True Blood, 30 Rock, Glee, Neil Patrick Harris, and Tina Fey. Losties may get another chance to see the objects of their affect ... More >>
We're back to real nurses talking about TV nurses. Last month a bunch of local nurses complained about Edie Falco's new show Nurse Jackie, mainly because the character takes a lot of drugs and they thought it bad for their image. Today a real R.N. talks about the show at the Times and, while Theresa ... More >>
See, this is why we have to give film and TV productions tax breaks to work here: the New York State Nurses Association is complaining that the new Edie Falco show Nurse Jackie puts their profession in a bad light. Last month Showtime gave them a screening, and NYSNA President Tina Girardi protested ... More >>