As we exclusively reported yesterday, daylight savings is ending late tonight (technically tomorrow morning) at 2 a.m.. On the plus side, you will get one more hour of sleep. Unfortunately, this will be at the expense of a full season's worth of sunlight, vitamin D, and your sanity. Nonethele ... More >>
Burnham, circa 1960, at the telescope Clyde Tombaugh used to find Pluto 30 years earlier
Today, June 16, 2011, would have been Robert Burnham Jr.'s 80th birthday.
Burnham was an Arizona astronomer who produced one of the most unusual, and most beloved, set of books of science, his Burnham's ... More >>
That's what old fogies do in order to prove to you that things ain't what they used to be.
I'll give you an example.
"Snooki is no Katharine Hepburn."
Get it? The distorted invocation of today's bargain basement star pitted against yesterday's greatest artist stacks the deck so the pres ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives.
December 30, 1971, Vol. XVI, No. 52
films in focus
By Andrew Sarris
By the time this review appears in print, Stanley Kubrick's "A CLOCKWORK ORANGE" may have won the best movie award from both the New York Film Critics and the National ... More >>
At an American Theatre Wing dinner at Cipriani the other night, I got to sit with a bevy of Tony award types and wet myself with delight.
At my table, Roger Robinson--who's Tony nominated for Joe Turner's Come and Gone--said that, after the bump they got from the Obamas seeing the show, he was stun ... More >>
This week Bones, intrepid art-world raconteur, chases a moving grand piano around the Gladstone Gallery.
All images courtesy Gladstone Gallery.
The artist duo Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla are currently making their solo debut in a commercial New York gallery, 13 years after they firs ... More >>