Entertainment and Recreation Industries

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2010

    Annie Leibovitz: Struggling Artist

    Annie Leibovitz​Despite being one of the most famous and well-recognized photographers of our time, Annie Leibovitz continues to struggle as a financially viable artist, according to a huge feature in the Financial Times. The paper uses Leibovitz as a microcosm of the divide between "specialis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2010

    WSJ Finds that Ground Zero Strippers Don't Care If a Mosque Comes to the 'Hood

    ​The Wall Street Journal visited two strip clubs, the Pussycat Lounge and New York Dolls, both within blocks of Ground Zero, to interview strippers about their thoughts on the Islamic Center hoop-la. Kudos to the Journal for thinking of a new angle on a story that's been told and retold endles ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2010

    Roger Ebert To Launch New Show

    ​Film critic extraordinaire Roger Ebert battled Gene Siskel on At The Movies, and then he had to battle Richard Roeper and cancer, but he's not giving up just yet. In an interview with AFTRA magazine, the feistier-than-ever union member reveals:

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2010

    Aqueduct Racino Deal Collapses

    ​Well, there goes the AEG Aqueduct deal. Albany has withdrawn its support for the Aqueduct Entertainment Group bid that earlier this year won the "racino" video gaming concession at Aqueduct Raceway. Today the state Division of the Lottery announced it "has concluded that it cannot issue a g ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    February 9, 2010


    Forget all your cares and go downtown

  • Voice Choices

    December 22, 2009


    A Victorian fairy tale gets an operatic adaptation

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2009

    Daniel Boulud to Open Moderne Singapore Outpost

    ​Singaporeans will soon be getting the Daniel Boulud treatment. Diner's Journal reports that the chef will open a 120-seat DB Bistro Moderne in the new Marina Bay Sands casino resort, owned by the same group that owns the Venetian in Las Vegas. And speaking of Vegas, Boulud has also confirmed ... More >>

  • News

    January 23, 2007
  • Screens

    August 22, 2006
  • Columns

    August 30, 2005

    Havin' Buck for Breakfast

    On the set of the groundbreaking transwoman-fucks-transman porno

  • News

    December 14, 2004

    Bernie Kerik's Bad Company

    Another Giuliani aide went to bat for troubled construction firm

  • News

    April 6, 2004

    A Billion Here, A Billion There

    New York City heads for a stadium overdose. Guess who will be paying.

  • News

    October 29, 2002
  • News

    April 17, 2001

    Striking Distance

    New York’s Indie Filmmakers Prepare for a Summer Shutdown

  • News

    October 17, 2000

    You've Got Porn!

    Fresh-Faced AOL Feels Up Smut For Profit

  • News

    September 14, 1999

    HBO Tells 'Sopranos' Publicist To Fuggedaboudit

    Conservative, gifted, and black: too different for 'diversity'?

  • Books

    October 27, 1998