"I know why I drink. I drink to get bagged.
"I am no alcoholic. I'm a drunkard. There's a difference. I don't have to go to meetings. Ha! Ha!
"Drinking removes warts and other skin blemishes. Not from you, but from the people you are drinking with.
Last Tuesday was the State of the Union address, in which the President laid out a bunch of plans and Republicans denounced them. Rightbloggers got into this with the aplomb you'd expect.
But when rising GOP star Marco Rubio had a comical moment in his official Republican response, and people had ... More >>
viaThe FDNY has long done it, so why not the MTA? A group of rather fit, if we do say so, MTA bus drivers from the Jackie Gleason Bus Depot in Brooklyn have formed a group called Men Taking Action/United Transit Employees. And now they are putting together their own calendar. Michelle, or "Mu ... More >>
The amazing 1950s and '60s singer Connie Francis is being honored by the Friars Club tonight at the Waldorf, where no one will say "Who's sorry now?"
Meanwhile, let me honor Connie with part two of our incredible interview, where she talks about her craft, her background, and her regrets.
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The typical college student's time abroad is used primarily for escaping into lands of legal-age drinking and assorted other debauchery. Cooper Union student Emily Henochowicz ended up doing something slightly different with her time: protesting in the West Bank this past May. That was when s ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives.
June 15, 1967, Vol. XII, No. 35
By Andrew Sarris
"CASINO ROYALE" is said to be doing spectacular business despite moderately unfavorable reviews. Most of the proceedings were too esoteric for this reviewer. At times, it seemed th ... More >>
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Mallorca: English Edition
Author: Antonion Campana and Juan Puig-Ferran
Publisher: Postales Color ... More >>
8:30 pm. Hmmm, Laurence of Arabia with a Cugat beat... pretty stage, more "intimate" than usual as promised, but a bit flat -- Oh no Hugh Jackman is doing a Billy Crystal. No, Hugh, you're too good for this. And we mean that literally. It's like watching Pavarotti play Jackie Gleason.
At last, a g ... More >>