Howard Beale

  • Art

    March 6, 2013

    Liz Magic Laser Assumes the (Poll) Position

    Mad as hell, and shilling brilliantly for the Armory art fair

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2011

    Can Dr. Drew Cure Cable News' Addiction?

    Dr. Drew​Now that the Casey Anthony case is over -- not guilty on all murder counts, guilty only of four misdemeanors -- will cable news be able to give it up? More specifically, will Dr. Drew? This case has become cable news' hillbilly heroin and it'll be hard for them to kick. The six-week ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2010

    Carl Paladino TV Show Tonite: Will it be 'Mad Men' or 'True Blood'?

    Morgan Schweitzer​Get ready to go to the windows and start shouting this evening, because at precisely 5:13 P.M. Carl Paladino will be making a "major announcement" on TV and it's going to be look out below. "I must make my witness," he was heard telling aides yesterday as he ordered them to b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2010

    Five Things Carl Paladino Might Do on Television Today (Video Countdown)

    ​Did you hear the big news? New York's angriest, smelliest gubernatorial candidate, Carl Paladino, is going to be on the TEE-VEE tonight at 5:13 p.m.. What's going to happen? Nobody knows! We have some ideas.

  • Columns

    July 13, 2010

    The Most Outrageous Performance Artist in Town!

    Jibz Cameron's hot at the Hot! Festival. Plus The Kids Are All Right and Kisses

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2009

    Sign of the Apocalypse: Unemployed Turn to DJing

    So far the New Depression's been a lotta laughs, but now we have to worry about collateral damage, because it's not just the unemployed but also innocent clubgoers who are suffering: the Times tells us about DJ lessons for the newly jobless. "I used to spin records 30 years ago," says one 51-year-ol ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2009

    Rightbloggers Use Their Imagination on Obama-Leno, Protests, Etc.

    The AIG hearings in Washington last week offered a target-rich environment for outrage, and rightbloggers took their shots at congressional Democrats and President Obama for exploiting the situation politically. Don Surber issued a call to "Quit Scapegoating AIG" for the bonuses of which Obama and t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2008

    Tony Avella is Mad as Hell (And Running for Mayor)

    Days before City Councilmember Tony Avella (D-Queens) officially declared his candidacy for mayor on Sunday, he released a video in which he compared his position to that of Howard Beale in the 1976 film, Network. The character, a ratings-challenged news anchor turned anti-corporate crusader portray ... More >>