Erica Kane

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2011

    Mario Batali Disusses His New Cookbook, His Potty Mouth and Would Like to Remind You That He Did Not Kill Erica Kane

    Melanie Dunea PamMolto Mario​ Mario Batali, with his orange Crocs and even more colorful language, can be a polarizing figure. Love him or loathe him, he is one of the city's -- and, therefore, the country's -- greatest chefs. His new cookbook, Molto Batali: Simple Family Dinners From My Home ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2011

    Susan Lucci Tells Me About Working With An Idol

    ​I cornered the amazing Susan Lucci at her book party at the Friars Club last night to tell her I'd turned on All My Chidren the day before and saw her doing a hilarious scene with TV legend Carol Burnett (who brought her Verla Grubbs character back for Tuesday's episode). "It was beyond fun, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2011

    All My Children: My Favorite Characters

    ​It's been canceled! I haven't watched the show in about 25 years, but I still never thought this day would come any more than I expected stretch marks! (One Life To Live too! It's the end of an era!) But at least the horrifying termination has prompted me to snuggle up with memories of my ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2011

    Susan Lucci's Real-Life Soap Operatics Revealed

    ​The worst thing that ever happened to Susan Lucci was finally winning the Emmy award in 1999. It suddenly made her less interesting than she was as a perennial bridesmaid, always longing for the validation of her peers. But she's still a legend--and really nice, despite the fact that her Al ... More >>

  • Columns

    August 14, 2007

    Self-Service Nightlife

    Elvis sightings, ethnic humor, and tomcat cruising, plus a peek at Jodie Foster's panic room

  • Columns

    January 2, 2007
  • Music

    October 28, 2003

    Arty Pop Stars Bust Their Asses

    Coolly invincible pros earn haters' grudging respect through displays of subtle craft

  • Columns

    August 22, 2000