Congratulations to our own Tejal Rao, who was awarded the Craig Claiborne Award by the James Beard Foundation at Gotham Hall this evening! The Craig Claiborne Award is given in honor of the former New York Times restaurant critic and recognizes some of the best restaurant criticism in the country. J ... More >>
Bad 25: Ne-Yo, Melanie Fiona, Swizz Beatz
Wednesday, August 29
Better than: an easy hair-burning joke.
"You just don't do a Michael songyou try and do the best you can." So said Ne-Yo, dabbing at his forehead, having sweated through his "Smooth Criminal" costume. On screens behi ... More >>
Mariah Carey w/Diddy
Thursday, March 1
Better than: A promotional tote filled with branded swag.
Initally, some words about Diddy's performance were going to open this review, but when Mariah Carey hit the stage after him, his portion of the show was all but forgotten. Still, for the ... More >>
Andrew WernerI'm not sure why they asked me to judge the annual Tulips & Pansies headdress competition at Gotham Hall, benefiting Village Care.
I mean, I'm not a tulip!
But I'm really glad I did it, along with Mike Ruiz, Daphne Rubin-Vega, and Beth Broderick.