As I pointed out the other day, the unlikely duo of Ernest Borgnine and Ethel Merman topped Kim and the ex Mr. Kim's 72-day marriage by splitting after only 32 days.
But there are some that croaked even faster!
(1) Rudolph Valentino and Jean Acker, 1919
Only six hours! And they were pr ... More >>
Rudolph ValentinoThis time, it's of the old-school variety.
Bring on the classic movie-star cheesecake idols with their privates showing so majorly through their clothes they were almost public.
As a bonus at the end, I'm generously including four shots of Jon Hamm, who's new but totally cl ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives.
July 15, 1971, Vol. XVI, No. 28
By Don Heckman
It was another one of those times, last week. In one day the papers reported the deaths of Louis Armstrong, jazz trumpeter Charlie Shavers, and rock star Jim Morrison.
Only t ... More >>
Restaurants and bars, they come and they go. Here are a few making their debuts and bowing out this week.
The Archive Café in Bushwick has shuttered, due to alleged "ongoing financial issues." New owners will open a new café in the space soon.
Cube 63 on the Lower East Side has clos ... More >>
Riingo, the Japanese fusion restaurant once run by Marcus Samuelsson, no longer serves Asian food since Samuelsson left last year. Executive chef Jimmy Lappalainen has completed reworked the menu.
Colby Spikes, formerly the sous chef, is the new head chef at Five Leaves near McCarr ... More >>