Face your fears and laugh at them
Musician Todd Tobias tries his hand at film
Yuk it up with Fred Armisen
Over lunch, two friends and I were recently poring over a book of movie stars in drag, particularly marveling at the shot of Matthew Modine dressed like a girl in the 1983 comedy Private School. Well, I must have conjured him by sheer cinefile telepathy.
Considering the whole world has recently gone on an extraterrestrial binge, it's only natural the next step would be time-traveling. While watching an extended scene of the 1928 Charlie Chaplin film The Circus, George Clarke, an Irish filmmaker, discovered what he believes to be an account of ... More >>
I had this conversation with a dear friend recently: He: "I was at the Apollo Theater in Harlem last night and learned that the place is haunted." (I rolled eyes) He: "What are you trying to say?"
I've been on a plane that got hit by lightning and in a car that almost toppled over while jumping lanes, not to mention so many other near-death experiences that I should have expired more times than Jermaine Jackson's career. But I'm here, I'm still here.
Give me a quarter . . . I'll tell you your fortune
And you thought you were a freak in high school?
Rapâs BFFs kick off APW
Your Crap Archivist brings you the finest in forgotten and bewildering crap culled from basements, thrift stores, estate sales and flea markets. I do this for one reason: Knowledge is power. Do Cats Have ESP? Author: Jeane Dixon Publisher: Aaron Publishing Group Date: 1998 Discovered at: Salvation ... More >>
I have no idea, but I can tell you the worst ones I've ever seen! (And I've seen a lot, honey. I live for this shit—in fact, when I hear a show's a stinkbomb, I usually run to catch it in previews for fear it won't actually open.) And so, in descending order of rottenness:
Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa returns with a tale of demons
At the Kitchen, artist and fake guru Jose Alvarez plays wily games with belief
Prom queen meets drag queen in this revamped bloodfest
The talking cure, Irish style: Is its hour up?
Baroque Brooklynites Telepathe try to read your mind
A Different Kind of A.I.