Miss Universe

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2012

    Miss Universe Boots Transsexual! They Need To Change Their Rules!

    Beauty pageants condone all sorts of surgeries. In fact, sometimes they'll even pay for them. Remember when Miss USA footed the bill for Miss California's breast implants? But the Miss Universe pageant is strict about their contestants not having had sexual reassignment surgery, like Miss Univers ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2011

    Today in El Diario: Latinos as Confused by Donald Trump's Bullshit As Everyone Else

    ​Donald Trump's politics woos some Latinos Donald Trump's flirtation with politics has generated a wide variety of reactions in the Latino community, according to the Spanish-language daily. Some are seriously considering the Miss Universe magnate's bid for presidency, while others think tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2011

    Today in El Diario: Miss DR Calls Miss Universe Pageant Corrupt

    ​Former beauty queen speaks out A finalist of the Miss Dominican Republic beauty pageant is demanding an investigation of the contest, after rumors began circulating that the winner paid $100,000 for the crown, the Spanish-language daily reports.  "I want to know the truth. I want justice," ... More >>

  • Theater

    August 1, 2006

    The Fringe A to Z

    An opinionated guide to the New York International Fringe Festival

  • Columns

    July 25, 2006
  • Columns

    July 18, 2006
  • Books

    January 31, 2006

    The Space Race

    It's a small world after all: Mike Davis's crowded look at global urban catastrophe

  • Theater

    November 1, 2005

    Home Maid

    Rare Lorca: The subject was roses, the star's a beauty queen

  • Dance

    July 17, 2001

    They Sing of Voyages

    Veteran Travelers Assail Time and Space

  • Theater

    May 22, 2001

    The Class Menagerie

    The People Speak! Thirty-Four NYC Theater Types Pick Their Favorite Shows of the 2000–2001 Off-Broadway Season.

  • Columns

    May 1, 2001
  • NYC Life

    October 24, 2000

    World Serious

    It's a Subway Series. Which Train Are You Taking?

  • Columns

    May 23, 2000
  • Columns

    June 29, 1999

    NY Mirror

    At the HX Awards, everyone was on their best behavior until the Lee Press-On claws inevitably emerged through the white gloves.

  • News

    July 7, 1998

    Trump's Gamble for Indian Wampum

    The Self-Proclaimed 'Biggest Enemy of Indian Gambling' Has Suddenly Backed a Plan To Build Casinos on Seminole Land