Ladies' Home Journal

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2012

    Q&A: Booker T. Jones On His First Visit To New York, Scoring Films, And What Working With Kanye West Might Be Like

    Booker T. Jones is in a cab from the airport heading into Brooklyn, where he'll perform a free show tonight under the Brooklyn Bridge as part of the Celebrate Brooklyn festival. In tandem with his band, Booker T. & The M.G.s, the multi-instrumentalist laid down the grooves behind some of the '60s mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2012

    Melissa McCarthy On Meeting Meryl Streep

    We've all dreamed of that moment and what we would say. Well, every year, all those awards shows bring together all sorts of people who are finally forced to say something to Meryl Streep. And this time, at the Golden Globes, it was Melissa McCarthy getting her first, fabulous chance at bat. So w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2011

    Rachael Ray Mag Changes Hands; Cantaloupe Death Toll Hits 23

    ​A food truck festival has been canceled in Boston this weekend due to the Occupy Boston protest downtown. [Boston Herald] A blogger for Politico went to 25 restaurants frequented by Michelle Obama to "have what she's having" and discovered the First Lady likes vegetables and dirty martinis. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2010

    The American Virgin Liberation Front!

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. April 22, 1971, Vol. XVI, No. 16 Scenes By Howard Smith AT ONE POINT while I was talking to the Chairman of the American Virgin Liberation Front, I asked her, "Are you a virgin?" Wendy Robin answered, "Would you ask a member of the NAA ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2010

    Women's Lib Invasion of Ladies Home Journal!

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. March 26, 1970, Vol. XV, No. 13 The Ladies' Invasion Of Man's Home Journal by Minda Bikman "How do I know you're serious?" More than 100 women were sitting-in at the offices of the Ladies Home Journal, and John Mack Carter, editor and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2009

    Bruni Picks His Top (New) Pizza Pies; Could An Aussie Be the One to Save Bluefin Tuna?

    First Alan Richman listed his faves, then we did ours, and now Frank Bruni is getting in on the pizza judging action. Looking only at pizza places that have opened since 2004, he deems Motorino's Pugliese pie "a masterpiece," but "got almost no pleasure from the soggy pies at Keste." [NY Times] Mer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2008

    One Tear at a Time With Valerie Bertinelli

    In my entrancing column tomorrow you'll find a lively interview with One Day at a Time icon (and Jenny Craig star) Valerie Bertinelli, who confirmed to me that me she has a talk show in the works. The woman's a natural! She's tough talking like Dr. Phil yet speaks compassionately, sprinkling in all ... More >>

  • Books

    March 18, 2008

    David Hajdu's History of the Comic-Book Panic

    The Ten-Cent Plague: Weird tales, indeed

  • Columns

    March 18, 2008

    Valerie Bertinelli on "Spitzer's Dick"!

    No more governor, so it's full speed ahead with Valerie Bertinelli and Kerry Butler

  • News

    May 2, 2000