• Blogs

    September 21, 2012

    In Defense of LiLo: Are You Buyin' Hit-And-Run "Victim's" Story?

    Lindsay Lohan is a thief, a liar, and an overall horrible human being. Fact. But with her notoriety as a world-renowned dirtbag comes the reality that she's a prime target for extortionists who will exploit her troubled past for personal gain.Enter 34-year-old Jose Rodriguez, who claims LiLo smacked ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2012

    A New York Team Didn't Sign Roy Oswalt?

    The Texas Rangers are probably the best team in baseball, and that is, in large part, because they are also the smartest. Nolan Ryan took a gamble today, and it's the best kind of gamble: one that doesn't cost a lot of money and one with a good probability of delivering some dividends. Roy Oswalt i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2012

    The Knicks Snap 11 Year Playoffs Losing Streak, But Lose Baron Davis--Will Lin Return?

    Well, whatdoyaknow, the Knicks won game 4 on Sunday! The record-setting 13 game losing streak in the playoffs has been snapped! Sunday's showcase was, in every way, the series many fans and basketball analyst had wanted/predicted/hoped to see. We finally got to see that Carmelo Anthony/LeBron Jame ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2012

    Knicks' Baron Davis Has Likely Played His Final NBA Game

    Yesterday, in the midst of a Knicks run that led to the team's first playoff win in 11 years, point guard Baron Davis suffered a freak knee injury. Initially, the report was a knee dislocation. We surmised earlier that Davis, given his age--34, old by NBA standards--and injury history, has probabl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2012

    My Bunion Surgeries Made The Medical News!

    I thought I was just going for a couple of simple surgeries. But a bunion blog reports that it actually couldn't have been more major. According to the link, bunion surgery can be "painful and potentially lead to recurrence, infection, or over correction (which is not pretty)."

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2012

    I've Been Through Two Foot Surgeries...

    And I'm here! I'm still here! My bunions had grown so unfashionably large that there was no footwear on earth that could pleasure my feet -- not even basketball sneakers -- so I had to break down and go for surgery. Twice.

  • Voice Choices

    December 14, 2011
  • Blogs

    November 8, 2011

    The Best T-Shirt Evah!

    ​ I was alerted to this work of comic genius by Priscilla's Tony Sheldon, who called it the best T-shirt ever, and I have to agree. In fact, I spit out my morning mai tai when I saw it.

  • Voice Choices

    October 19, 2011


    New Jersey Devils battle the San Jose Sharks

  • Voice Choices

    June 1, 2011
  • Blogs

    October 4, 2010

    Jerry Manuel Has Great Year, Gets Fired By the Mets Anyway

    ​Bye-bye, Jerry. Lost so far in the blizzard of post-Omar Minaya commentary is real discussion about whether or not Jerry Manuel should also have been fired. For those of us who like and respect Manuel and think he did a good job of keeping a potential circus atmosphere under control, the ques ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2010

    Are the Mets Looking for a Reason to Dump Carlos Beltran?

    ​When is a controversy not a controversy? Offhand, we'd say when it hasn't stirred up any controversy. Carlos Beltran's sacrifice fly Wednesday gave the Mets a 3-2 win over the Nationals, and you'd think that in a season of such unrelenting disappointment that might be a high note. But fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2010

    Stupid Trends: Cosmetic Foot Surgery

    ​For those seeking proof that people are stupid, there is this: Cosmetic foot surgery, a/k/a, the "Cinderella procedure," the absolute latest in ridiculous plastic surgery trends. If you have ugly, questionable, too fat, too skinny, wrinkly, or otherwise compromised feet, you can fix them perm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2010

    Study: Hands-Down, New Yorkers Have the Best Knees

    ​Congrats, New Yorkers! Along with being the coolest, the smartest, and perhaps the most cynical and jaded interestingly beautiful folks around (that's a compliment), we also have the best knees, Crain's reports. Uh huh, that's right. (Hey, take a picture -- it'll last longer.)

  • Voice Choices

    March 2, 2010


    Can’t hardly wait to see this band

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2008

    A Message From Your Webmaster

    Mama's taking off this week! I've got to tend to my bunions, catch up on my reading (The Globe and various word puzzle books), and idly sit around watching Obama plummet in the polls. So don't say I'm not busy! I can barely squeeze all this activity into just seven days! And it's not like I didn't w ... More >>

  • News

    September 30, 2003

    Baryshnikov Goes Down

    Common Knee Injury Forces Postponement of International Solo Tour

  • News

    May 6, 2003

    Wristy Business

    Ways Computer Users Can Avoid Carpal Tunnel

  • Music

    February 22, 2000