Shopping spree: Shoppers ducked for cover as bullets flew between a vendor and cops in Times Square yesterday. In Thursday's bizarre Times Square shootout that sent shoppers ducking for cover CD hawker Raymond Martinez was still strong enough to fight with cops while pinned down and suffering a mor ... More >>
People are frequently shot in New York, but in this instance the victim was allegedly a peddler with a gun, he was shot by cops, and this all took place in the guest drop-off zone of the Marriott Marquis, site of a Broadway theater (White Christmas is playing there) and near the epicenter of ... More >>
The other night, I went to the annual Night of 1000 Gowns at the Marriott, which benefited the Imperial Court of New York, and which was filled with ceiling-scraping cross dressers with amazing hair, fabulous sequins, and most of all, great names! Some of the best noms-de-plumed-trannie from that ... More >>
There aren't nearly enough words around to convey all the amazing feelings I've got inside me, so I'm going to have to make some up. Wikipedia credits me for inventing 'celebutard,' and though I don't think that's the case, I'll gladly take credit for it since I'm a total journadouche. But I AM here ... More >>
Mayor Michael Bloomberg might have officially stepped away from running the company that made him a billionaire, but that doesn't mean he's stopped giving it a plug whenever he can. In a speech this morning on the dire topic of the struggling financial markets, Bloomberg sounded like he was making ... More >>
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Michael Shannon flies first-class in a new thriller; Olbermann gets an award named after a former thriller. Plus other gnats and tats.
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Publishers Scramble to Make Electronic Books a Reality
From The New York Times Editors
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The Dubious Drug-Education Program Takes New York