• Blogs

    August 10, 2012

    Scientology's Idea of a Rollicking Sermon: Watch This Gem From 1984

    Here at Scientology Watching Central, we often get asked, is Scientology really a religion? In general, we tend not to get into a debate about that -- Scientology calls itself a "church," so we do the same. We find that it only makes the organization's alleged abuses -- including ripping apart famil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2011

    Currywurst Bros. Finally Opens, Bringing Berlin's Favorite Food to NYC

    Lauren ShockeyHallo, Berlin!​Get excited, ja, because Currywurst Bros. has finally opened, bringing the eponymous food to New York after being papered up for months. Always in search of a good sausagefest, we stopped by this weekend to check out the goods.

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2010

    Hemant Mathur on Leaving Devi, the Art of the Tandoor, and Rajasthani Food

    ​Chef Hemant Mathur announced last week that he's leaving Devi, where he has been co-executive chef for all of the six years the restaurant has been open, and co-owner since 2007. Mathur and his wife, Devi pastry chef Surbhi Sahni, are heading up to Midtown, where they will launch Tulsi in Sep ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    March 2, 2004

    Foie Gras and Okra

    A Chef at Home Remembers India and the Tall, Dashing Man on the Wall

  • News

    September 23, 2003

    World in Motion

    Following Refugees From Peshawar to London, Director Michael Winterbottom Finds His Personal Velocity

  • NYC Life

    May 8, 2001

    The Stars Look Down

    Jackie, Diana, and Marilyn at the Costume Institute