In the U.K. they do Punk'd with way higher stakes. Sarah Ferguson, the Duchess of York, was caught on tape selling access to her ex-husband, Prince Andrew, Duke of York (and Queen Elizabeth II's son) for ¬£500,000. The thing is, it was all a stunt by British tabloid News of the World, who wer ... More >>
CLICK HERE for my new column in which Sarah Ferguson, the Duchess of York, got to hobnob with yours truly over very high tea at the Mandarin Oriental. We're besties now! (Though admittedly I never told her I'm from Brooklyn.) I also cover the weird mixed messages being given by right-wing g ... More >>
Living high with Sondheim. Other heroes include Sean Hayes, Denzel. On the other hand, Kelsey Grammer . . .
Kimber VanRy was ticketed in August for drinking a beer on his own stoop in Brooklyn, and decided a man's stoop is his castle and that he would fight the charge. Earlier this month the judge in the case, Jerome Kay, recused himself, saying "I know that building, I know that stoop, so remaining on th ... More >>
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