Depending on your perspective, Zooey Deschanel is either the cutest,
funniest, most adorable little retro-kookster on earth, or she's an
irritating try-hard with zero comedy chops. The only thing the world
seems able to universally agree on is that Deschanel has nice bangs. As
such, her sitcom - ... More >>
As you know, this week's column is a wacky and poignant joyride through a Parsippany autograph convention where I hobnobbed with all sorts of bright lights, gamely pushing and shoving my way through the throngs to show my icons some sensitivity and love.
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives.
April 26, 1973, Vol. XVIII, No. 17
One from the 'Seesaw'
by Joanna Mermey
"Tap dancing is so honest. It makes people smile. A few weeks ago I was in Port Authority handing out ads for 'Seesaw.' Everyone kept running away from me becaus ... More >>
John MooneyJohn Mooney flanked by lettuces
It seems like everyone's a locavore these days, and while many people talk the talk, it's another to find chefs who actually walk the walk. One who really champions the philosophy is John Mooney, whose restaurant Bell Book & Candle (141 West 10th S ... More >>
The President took time before his NATO summit to address a town hall in Strasbourg, France. His placeholder-filled extemporaneous speaking style, which conservatives love to mock, went over well with the crowd, perhaps because it reminded them of their professors (the town has about 45,000 student ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesMarch 15, 1962, Vol. VII, No. 21Garden Packed for GoldwaterBy Mary Perot Nichols"I would like to see a liberal journalist come to the Garden tonight and say that we don't exist," said the young Yale man with crew-cut and horn-rim glasses. He was ... More >>