George Rush

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2010

    Richard Johnson is Out at Page Six, Emily Smith to Take Over

    ‚ÄčAs pointed out by Ben Smith at Politico, Richard Johnson -- who has been working the New York Post's gossip beat for over 20 years -- just abdicated his throne for a gig in L.A.

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2010

    Orla Healy Fired from NY Daily News, Schadenfreude Runs Wild

    ​Features editor Orla Hearly -- who a source just called to tell us was "one of the most evil editors to ever work at the New York Daily News" and a "window into facism around the world" who was part of a "gangster regime that took root" and a "sadist" -- has been fired from the New York Daily ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2010

    I'd Like to Spank the Academy

    ​ Big stars are always bragging about having won Oscars, Tonys, and shit like that, but excuse me, I've got some plaques and trophies, too. Pictured is just one little shelf bearing some of the incredible honors I've achieved in the last year alone:

  • News

    September 1, 2010

    NYC's Golden Gossip Era Fades

    Gotham gossip loses grip, fights off rabble. Rattled tattletales tell all.

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2010

    Press Clips, Day 7, Lunch Edition: "Shitshow"-War-at-The-New-York-Observer-Edition

    ​Press Clips is on hiatus for a special project we're working on. But while we were gone, everything at the New York Observer has gone completely haywire. Three departures, including a 12-year vet. Here's what's happening:

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2010

    The New York Post's Exile Insanity (Updated)

    ​Reports today surfaced from Gawker that the New York Post is having some staffing issues. And by "staffing issues" we mean "are losing high-profile reporters due to the crumbling civility of the volatile Post management and competing offers." The report included big Post names like Page Six g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2010

    Rush & Molloy Bid Farewell to New York Daily News Gossip Column

    ​You don't have to like it, but you can't knock the hustle: gossip reporting is a New York City institution and rightfully so. Whether they're maneuvering their way onto MTV hit shows or grading Courtney Love's dinner etiquette, the best gossips are always grinding, working the phones and part ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    June 28, 2005
  • News

    July 24, 2001

    PR in the Blood

    'SPY' Backer Now Brings You the Learning Annex