Scenes from capitalism's big annual fashion celebration
You'd think the last Republican Vice Presidential candidate would be a good person to speak about the current Republican National Convention, especially since she's on the channel's payroll anyway. But Sarah Palin was bumped from her Fox TV appearances last night, as the lady herself admitted on he ... More >>
Mario Batali doesn't like it when people yell in his kitchen: "One of the big rules for our kitchens is that if you're not close enough to be able to touch me, you can't talk to me." [New York Times] Obama supporter Marcus Samuelsson is hanging with Arianna Huffington at the Republican National Co ... More >>
Mitt Romney's five adult sons have been making the cable news rounds leading up to the Republican National Convention -- which has cued TV news hosts to go to great lengths to get the men to say at least one bad thing about their old man.Despite the valiant efforts, both CNN's Piers Morgan and Fox N ... More >>
The other night, I saw the energetically comic musical Triassic Parq, which didn't need any help from the lady next to me. And yet, she laughed her head off, making a big show of how much fun she was having. She laughed at every single joke, just to prove to the entire house that she got it.
It's been almost four years since Sarah Palin made her way onto the national stage at the Republican National Convention. But, since the defeat of her and McCain in the election, we have been gifted with the constant recurrences of the Alaskan personality. Yes, we DVR'ed Game Change, too.At fir ... More >>
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No matter what your politics you have to admit Republicans yesterday went for the guy with a lot more pop in his bat -- literally. Just three months ago, all Carl Paladino, the wealthy gun-slinging landlord from Buffalo who will now carry the GOP banner for governor, could muster at the Repub ... More >>
At the onset, the sexy/military theme here feels like it'll be content to recall Janet Jackson's "Rhythm Nation" video and call it a day, but we (of course) get into some weirder, more ostensibly provocative stuff here, particularly the Latex Nun getup (sure to be a hit come Halloween) and the who ... More >>
Arrestees' lawyers trying to fend off subpoenas for e-mails, notes, photos.
City Council bill would squeeze city to speed the time between arrest and arraignment As far as thousands New Yorkers are concerned, the Republican Convention could happen every dayat least in the city's jails. The arrest and unduly long detention of hundreds of anti-RNC protesters raised a ... More >>
Questions about Albany's cut of New York's homeland security money
Misled over air quality, shortchanged in federal funding, union wants four more years
Bikes, cameras, action!
Doormen in blue: The guest list at Pier 57
Judge orders immediate release of 470 protesters
A whole new spin on the cost of dissent
New York papers way, way lose their cool over protest of the Republican confab
The revolution will be dramatized
The tongue is mightier than the sword
Surviving New York in summerand fall, winter, and spring without blowing your budget
NYC activists call for a day of civil disobedience
Protesters considering pentagon tactics for media at the GOP confab
Protest, Democracy, and the Republican Convention
Ringing out the RNC din with 50,000 bells
Kicked out of the garden? Unconventional approaches to protesting the GOP convention
Dressing up the President to reflect his true character
Choosing the Narrative for the GOP Convention
Attention, GOP! The Forecast for Next Year in New York City: Extremely Stormy
Kensington Marchers Head Toward Tightly Guarded Convention Center
An Activists Guide to Protests Outside the Republican Convention
A Daily Planner for Philly Protesters
How Cops Use State-of-the-Art Surveillance Against Demonstrators