• Blogs

    March 18, 2011

    Excerpt: The 33 1/3 Book On Fleetwood Mac's Tusk, Featuring A Lot Of Money, A Lot Of Cocaine, And A Lot Of Band Bed-Hopping

    ​Recently, beloved friend-of-SOTC Rob Trucks (last seen chatting with the Big Star tribute crew and exploring Bob Dylan-centric Greenwich Village landmarks) published a book on Fleetwood Mac's Tusk, adding to the venerable 33 1/3 series the tale of the fraught, outrageously expensive, doggedl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2010


    Bruce McMahan and his daughter, Linda​ Dear Bruce, Listen, I know you have a lot of money. Like, piles of cash that you don't know what to do with. But surely, there's got to be a better way to throw your money away than to keep trying to haul me into court. I suppose you might be thinking ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2009

    James Beard Semifinalists Announced

    The semifinalists for the illustrious James Beard awards have been announced, with a quite a few hometown favorites in the lot, including Dan Barber and Tom Colicchio in the the Outstanding Chef category; Babba and Jean George for Outstanding Restaurant;  Corton, Momofuku Ko, and Scarpetta for ... More >>

  • News

    December 4, 2007

    A Fool's Gold

    Doctoroff's legacy: no Olympic Medal, no Ground Zero mettle

  • News

    February 6, 2007

    The Magician's Nephew

    The goods on Gargano: A seamy tale of nepotism on the Brooklyn waterfront

  • News

    September 26, 2006

    Daddy's Girl

    Millionaire Bruce McMahan loved his daughter so much, he married her.

  • Specials

    December 7, 2004
  • News

    June 3, 2003

    100th Civil Liberties Safe Zone!

    Hawaii Is the First State to Defy Ashcroft

  • News

    January 23, 2001

    Glimmer Twins

    Hong Kong Superstars Maggie Cheung and Tony Leung Rehearse a Passion Play

  • News

    January 12, 1999

    Road Rules

    Teaching the carny set is no sideshow act

  • Specials

    December 15, 1998