Girls (TV Show)

  • Film

    April 2, 2014
  • Blogs

    March 27, 2014

    After More Than 10 Years, East Village Radio Is Just Getting Started

    The producer who helped turn Amy Winehouse and Lily Allen into stars. The radio legend who first played Biggie and Jay-Z on the air. Two male roommates who have dressed identically every day for the last 12 years. A tiny room, on 1st street and 1st Avenue in the East Village. It sounds like the for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2014

    Rightbloggers Continue Outreach to Women with "Lena Dunham is Ugly" Campaign

    Despite their often admirable message discipline, sometimes our rightblogger subjects just don't coalesce around one newsworthy subject that merits our attention. Such was the case last week. We could attend their thoughts on Obama's NSA speech, but frankly when you've seen one wave of fake outrage ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2013

    The 10 Best Pizzas in NYC

    We've been fuming since TripAdvisor's bogus pizza rankings placed New York fourth in the country this summer. The list--a product of crowdsourcing gone awry--proved to be ultimately useless, but in our reactionary anger, it gave us reason to mull over the finest examples NYC has to offer. From light ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    September 18, 2013


    Wear fishnets and dance 
to Icona Pop

  • Voice Choices

    July 10, 2013


    Emma straub champions a forgotten '50s classic

  • Columns

    April 24, 2013
  • Blogs

    April 24, 2013

    Modern Family Star On Gay Terminology, Gurl

    At the opening night of Douglas Carter Beane's The Nance--with Nathan Lane as a gay Republican who does swishy stage acts in 1937--Jesse Tyler Ferguson of Modern Family fame happened to sit next to me. (Lucky him.) So I nanced him up for this week's column. You'll see what Jesse had to say about th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2013

    Abrupt Cast Change On HBO's Girls

    Page Six reports that Christopher Abbott--whom they call the cutest guy on Girls--has quit the show, at odds with cocreator/star Lena Dunham. This has happened just as his part--the boyfriend of Allison Williams's character, Marnie--was rising in stature. He'd even made up with Marnie! That's boys ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    February 27, 2013


    Lena Dunham teams up with UCBT for a fundraiser

  • Film

    February 13, 2013
  • Film

    January 23, 2013

    Girls Boy Alex Karpovsky Makes Good

    In movies and on TV, the actor is only playing an asshole

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2013

    Lena Dunham's Style: Does It Need Fixing?

    HBO's girlie-ensemble shows are great at giving sex symbol status to those who might not otherwise attain that. (Sex and the City, anyone?) And on Girls, Lena Dunham is a refreshing new lady star--a natural looking, offbeat but cute gal who attracts the guys on the show, and who's not afraid to rol ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2013

    In Girls' New Season, The Gay Guy Sleeps With....

    SPOILER ALERT! The new season of HBO's Girls--a/k/a Sex and the City with walkups--doesn't start till January 13, but at the premiere at the Skirball Center last night, we caught the first three glibly entertaining episodes that are a-coming.

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2013

    Eat a $2,000 Plate of Pasta in Midtown

    Turning 25 is kind of a big deal. You're in a quarter life crisis. You're watching lots of Girls and wondering why Lena Dunham got a multi-million dollar book deal when you're, like, totally as talented as she is. But Bice in midtown is celebrating its quarter century by serving a special bowl of pa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2012

    Watch a Deleted Girls Scene Shot at The Little Cupcake Bakeshop

    While this clip from a future episode of the much-loved HBO show Girls, which hits on the multitude of lows that occur in the lives of twenty something New Yorkers, won't make it on TV, it does leak two truths about the upcoming season. Firstly, women on HBO are still really into cupcakes. Secondly, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2012

    The 11 Best Food Quotes from Lena Dunham's Book Proposal

    In October, Lena Dunham signed a deal with Random House to publish Girls: The Book a memoir based on the lessons she's learned throughout her life. $3.7 million and a few months later, Gawker got its hands on the proposal for Not That Kind of Girl: Advice by Lena Dunham. As would be expected, Dunham ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2012

    NYFF: Brian DePalma's Passion & Noah Baumbach's Frances Ha

    Here's Nick Pinkerton on two highly anticipated films from NYFF's main slate: Brian De Palma's Passion and Noah Baumbach's Frances Ha: Brian De Palma and Noah Baumbach have become thick as thieves--odd when one considers that the two filmmakers' bodies of work seem, on the surface, to have positive ... More >>