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    September 6, 2013

    Fashion Week: Max Azria Still Relevant, Neat and Tidy

    Last week we learned that Tunisian designer Max Azria, who got his start in Paris at a just barely pubescent fifteen, might be losing control of his empire--which is reportedly hundreds of millions in debt. You'd never know it from this show. BCBG Max Azria kicked off Fashion Week yesterday with a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2013

    Free Reads: 5 Great Book Events That Are Giving It Away

    Project Runway:The Show That Changed Fashion The National Arts Club Friday, 6 p.m., free "Unwearable" was defined and redefined. Sewing got hip. We became frighteningly desensitized to the image of another human being crying. This is what 10 seasons of Project Runway will do. But at its best the se ... More >>

  • Film

    March 6, 2013
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    March 4, 2013

    British Comedian Lambasts Joan Rivers

    Adam Hills has gone on the offensive against the fact that Joan Rivers's recent jokes went on the offensive, and you'll have to decide which of the two to be offended by. Said Hills: "If you make fat jokes about Adele, you're being a dick." Ooh, fighting words there!

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2012

    Johnny And Vanessa! Heidi And Seal! What Next?

    When Katy Perry and Russell Brand announced their split not long ago, no one batted a fake lash. It was a matter of "How did it even manage to last that long?" But when relationship champs like Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis, and Heidi Klum and Seal, are reportedly splitsville, who's left that we ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2011

    Live-Blogging The 2011 American Music Awards: We Could Have Had It All (But Then Adele Had To Go Have A Vocal Cord Hemorrhage)

    Welcome to Sound of the City's liveblog of the 2011 American Music Awards, the annual salute to the most popular popular music that exists in the American wild this year. While Lady Gaga and Adele and Beyoncé are absent, this year's show apparently has one performance that will cost $500,000 to pul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2011

    The Foot Model and the Doorman: When Love Dies

    The lovely couple.​Closing out a very important series of punny exclusives from the New York Post, the foot model (the "Heidi Klum of foot models," to be exact), who fell in love with her Upper East Side doorman (they had to hide their love for fear of getting in trouble with the building/neig ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    Project Runway Finale: Someone is Robbed, Everyone is Shiny

    The Runway Rundown ​1. The fashion gods have spoken - and, also, Jessica Simpson. Season Eight of Project Runway has a winner at last - after 13 challenges at 90 minutes apiece, this distills to one resolution well earned. For everyone.

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2010

    Project Runway:We Are All Birthing Chinese Prostitutes

    The Runway Rundown ​1. With only five contestants left, and a limp challenge receding into the distance (Andy's winning Lululemon knockoff was immediately co-opted without pay by Heidi Klum for Grey and Listless Athletic Wear), this week's Project Runway challenge is a welcome return to two s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2010

    Mattel Unveils New Barbies With Jobs Perfect for Aspiring '90s-Era Career Gals

    ​Keeping up with the times (albeit with something of a decade-long lag), Mattel has introduced new Barbies with totally rockin' contemporary jobs, including Barbie as slutty Hollywood Access reporter (a/k/a, a pink-besuited News Anchor with a "flair for journalism" and freshly flat-ironed hair ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2010

    Project Runway: Gretchen Crashes the Lincoln Center Finale, and Jessica Simpson for the Win?

    Araceli Cruz​Tim Gunn must have needed the extra-strength dosage after Thursday morning's Project Runway Season 8 finale show. Midway through the carefully orchestrated hoodwink hour of 10 contestants' collections (seven the ringers, three the true finalists, in standard Runway fashion), the L ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2010

    Fashion Week Day One: Nicholas K; Michael Kors, Heidi Klum, and Jessica Simpson at the Extra-Long Project Runway Show

    ​We've been counting down the days until this very moment: the first day of Fashion Week at its new location. And although Bryant Park is a mere two miles away from Lincoln Center, it feels like we're in another world. We take our first glimpse of the new setup and see no sign of white tents or bi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2010

    Project Runway: Go Eat Some (Gucci) Worms

    ​1. We open on the Runway contestants' Spartan apartment and an eloquent diorama of good versus evil, i.e. previous challenge winner Casanova chattering benignly about his recent victory as wicked sisters Gretchen and Ivy continue to verbally desecrate Michael C. Cut to stern, sepia flashback ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    Project Runway: Vagina Icicles for Everyone!

    ​The Runway Rundown: 1. With great power comes a great superiority complex, if you're Gretchen. The willowy Portlander has won both of the season's challenges, and is gradually revealing herself to be pretty damn pleased with this. She is alone in this sentiment: "It's like she opened up an U ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2010

    Project Runway: The Billboard's the Limit

    Top 10 Revelatory Moments From This Week's Project Runway ​1. The Oliver Twist undercurrent that runs so fiercely throughout Runway (think about it: cramped confines, rigorous wailing, repurposed rags) has never been so apparent than in this episode's early arc. We open on Mondo, Denver's mos ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2010

    Project Runway: We've Got Their Number

    ​Last night's Project Runway's eighth season premiere encompassed a seemingly rebellious enthusiasm in the constrictive fashion world: more is...well, not better, if the glacial stride of these 90 minutes were any indication, but somehow worth having. More is just more. Hear that, ye waist-wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2010

    Project Runway: The Finale Stitch & Bitch

    ​Look, even your grandma was rooting for Seth Aaron to win. For all the judges' constant flurries of critique about various contestants not skewing "editorial," season 7 of Project Runway had a decidedly staunch narrative pretty established early on: Goofy daddy-o Seth Aaron was distilled down ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2010

    Project Runway: Return of the Mack

    ​One day, you're in. The next day, you're out. Then maybe you're back in--unless you decided to throw yourself out. Then you can't get back in, but someone who was out is now in. Somewhere, there's a blonde barking in German. Tears, so many tears. No day but today, and so forth. Runway rubber ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2010

    Project Runway: Draw, Baby, Draw

    ​Finally, there is some rest for the wicked on Project Runway. This season has been as wham-bam as any, with one-day challenges the norm and the designs often running unrealized as a result; then again, as we all know, Michelangelo's David was carved over a long lunch break (hold the prosciutt ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2010

    Project Runway: Where Everyone's Lost Below Union Square

    ​Got your pitchfork handy? Good, because if you live in Manhattan, you'll need it; this week on Project Runway, the challenge is apparently to incite all Gothamites to violence. And it succeeds wildly in two ways: first, two designers attempt to extract fashion inspiration from the Upper East ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2010

    Project Runway: Earth, Wind, and Pantsuit

    ​New York "personifies man-made inspiration," waxes Tim Gunn philosophically, gesturing from his rooftop perch down to the humming city below. The Project Runway contestants, the brave remaining nine, blink back at him warily, and justifiably -- they're about to receive quite the hippie-dippie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2010

    Project Runway Tries to Trompe le Monde; Christian Siriano Transmits Girly Bliss

    Discussed: Project Runway finale, Christian Siriano Stacey AndersonJudges Heidi Klum, Faith Hill, Michael Kors, and Nina Garcia​"Reality" television? Not so much. Project Runway tried to dupe our fragile young minds on Friday at their finale taping, sending not just the top three finalists bu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2010

    Barack Obama is Golden, Rush Limbaugh is Screwed -- Predictions for the Year of the Tiger!

    By Fatimah Surjani Ortega Yes, Tiger, this could be your year​Sunday ushers in the Year of Metal Tiger, which sounds like a golf club. That's actually appropriate, because things look auspicious for Tiger Woods -- as long as he can keep his dick in his pants. Just in time for Chinese New Yea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2010

    Project Runway: Let Heidi Klum Be Your Reward

    ​Welcome to the past. Or is it the future? Either way, they're both sparkly. Today, the top Project Runway finalists will display their collections at Bryant Park for the judges and 1,000 industry gawkers (including yours truly; check back here later for an appropriately cryptic report). But ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2010

    Project Runway: The True Measure of Tim Gunn's Advice

    Jay and his winning design​Michael Kors, resident crepehanger of the Project Runway judge squad, is fond of saying that there are "no rules" in fashion anymore, usually as he is trying to impose improbable new style commands in his monthly Glamour column (wear short-shorts in the dead of winte ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2010

    Project Runway Premiere: Fashion and Fabulousness Review

    Emilio's winning entry, via Lifetime. If half the Project Runway contestants designed their clothes as well as their sound bytes, this show would be a gladiator match. But in its seventh season, and second since moving to the Lifetime channel, the show again seems to be favoring attractive, med ... More >>

  • News

    October 27, 2009
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    July 16, 2009

    Emmy Nominees Include The Family Guy, Ernest Borgnine; Jon & Kate Snubbed

    Emmy-nominated The Family Guy featuring Emmy-nominated Seth MacFarlane. For us the joy of the Emmy Nominations, announced this morning, is in the less-well-known categories. We see that there are only two shows, for instance, up for Outstanding Children's Nonfiction Program: Grandpa, Do You Know ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    April 8, 2009
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    December 24, 2008

    The Year's Fashion Lowlights

    Presenting the first annual list of style's ugly moments

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    October 1, 2008
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    October 10, 2006
  • Blogs

    August 14, 2006

    Rev. Billy Tells Victoria's Dirty Secrets

    It's not easy being a bunch of holier-than-thou lefties battling the evils of abject consumerism. Especially when the "corptocracy" itself offers you a stage. Such was the dilemma faced by Reverend Billy and his Church of Stop Shopping, when they were invited to do a series of summer shows inside th ... More >>

  • Columns

    January 3, 2006

    The Best and Worst of Sex 2005

    Tristan's annual roundup of 12 months of foot fetishes, male prostitutes, and porn-bashing

  • NYC Life

    December 6, 2005

    The Girly Show

    Our take on the Victoria's Secret TV extravaganza

  • Screens

    November 29, 2005
  • NYC Life

    August 16, 2005

    Oh Baby!

    Pampering Mom for a happy birth day

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    February 22, 2005
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    November 23, 2004
  • Columns

    March 30, 2004
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    April 15, 2003
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    February 25, 2003

    Magic Carpet Ride

    Clubland Potentate David Marvisi Gets the Rug Pulled Out From Under Him

  • Columns

    January 21, 2003
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    June 11, 2002
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    January 30, 2001

    The Curiosity of 'George'

    Hachette Recalls 'Superb' Product

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    November 2, 1999
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    January 5, 1999