There are actors (like Peter O'Toole and Glenn Close) who've gotten nominated a whole lot of times and never won. Yet. But how about the ones who've never even been nominated? In the case of the dead ones, I'm pretty sure they never will be! Now that's gotta hurt. Here are some of the top omission ... More >>
At what point does the nostalgia overwhelm the art?
Shit just got real in the world of genetics. Like Jurassic Park -bringing-monsters-back-from-extinction real, just without Jeff Goldblum. Scientists have determined that a sub-species of Galapagos Islands tortoise -- long thought to be dead and gone -- might actually still kinda exist.
After returning to New York to open her East 11th Street business Extensions by JILL in March, hair colorist and stylist Jill Hammelman had a promotion: refer a friend and get 20 percent off. It worked, tripling business, she told us. But she was "completely surrounded by women." Now, she's engage ... More >>
He can hear you spreading those rumors, you know. Meanwhile, on the other side of the fake stories about celebrity mortality spectrum, Will Smith has been killed by the Internet--specifically by a story from FakeAWish.com that claimed the former Fresh Prince had fallen to his death from a cli ... More >>
Mike Logan and Lennie Briscoe: Not so into rap-metal. The news that Law & Order: Criminal Intent would be ripping all those headlines about the struggles of Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark for an upcoming episode was notable for its lightning-quick turnaround time, and for its fictionalized tak ... More >>
Via David Hagen.Bedbugs (pictured right) -- which closed down Hollister's flagship store in Soho yesterday -- have now made their way down to the tourist haven that is the South Street Seaport, where they've taken over ... Hollister's parent-brand, Abercrombie & Fitch!
A NIGHT WITH THE WRITERS OF THE COLBERT REPORT
The three on the right: Henry Rollins, Greg Ginn, and Chuck Biscuits, elusive even in Black Flag. Photo by Dave Markey.As harsh as 2009 has been for celebrity deaths, it's been an even harsher year for Internet-based fake celebrity deaths. As of June, the real-to-fake death ratio has approach ... More >>
Animal Collective Oh Internet. This morning, we got ATP's announcement that "due to circumstances beyond our control," Panda Bear's Saturday set at All Tomorrow's Parties New York would be moved to Friday night. That, in turn, quickly led to web speculation that Panda Bear would be leaving Animal C ... More >>
Shoah me yours and I'll Shoah you mine—plundering meaning from the Holocaust
Jurassic Park brought to life in Brooklyn
Hal Hartley and Luke Wilson offer similarly (and predictably) self-reflexive films. What else might they have in common?
From the 'Voice' archives: Remembering Robert Altman through the words of Voice critics past
Bad-boy playwrights McDonagh and LaBute dish it out, and critics can't get enough
The Pillowman tells a sadistic tale about the danger of telling sadistic tales. But who's afraid?
The old man and the sea: Bill Murray weathers a midlife crisis in a dawdling big-fish story
To the Manor Bored
The Many Sides of Indie Film's Newest Siren
Notes on Hypothetical Hollywood
A Winter Movie Preview
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