Ba mee from Larb Ubol (480 Ninth Avenue, 212-564-1822), $9 Gather a group for a cheap feast, or settle for a bowl of Thai noodle soup for one.
Still joyously disreputable, Raiders comes to IMAX
The summer's big old buzzy Dark Knight Rises has risen up at two hours and 44 minutes, and I'll be on CNN International tomorrow to talk about. But let me give you a little preview of my thoughts.
Killing time and fighting crime in the heart of Gotham
On this latest wave of mediocre movies (and the classics that put them to shame)
The Times reports that big manufacturers like LG are rolling out 3-D TVs at this week's Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas. The units will cost about $2,000, and require the use of special glasses, just like House of Wax. One big drawback is that there isn't much 3-D content to feed the gia ... More >>
Gaga for Google and every twittle thing that made the Aughts fraught with fakery and fun
Well, who can blame them? Capitalism is not what it was, so it's not so surprising that a Rasmussen poll finds only 53 percent of Americans prefer capitalism (our alleged way of economic life) versus, uh, socialism. Don't panic (or triumphantly man the barricades, depending on your POV) -- only 20 p ... More >>
Proof that Bono and his bros don't need a giant lemon to dominate the stage
High Culture on a Low Budget
How a Bunch of Independent Skateboarders Unionized and Won
Assessing the New Scale Model
Moviegoers Avoid Big-Budget Pitfalls
The Importance of Ernest
If you get sued in Ruthless.Com, does it hurt in real life?