This hoard of meat and fritters sets you back only $7.
For 15 years, one of my favorite Brooklyn restaurants was Yo Yo Fritaille, a Haitian spot on Nostrand Avenue somewhere south of Church. "Restaurant" is a bit of an exaggeration: The place consisted of a single large drafty room that looked lik ... More >>
The Vivian Girls. The Backstreet Boys. Both bands are on tour this summer; both have a penchant for wobbly harmony; both have experienced relatively recent line-up changes. For some, these coincidences wouldn't register, but for savvy Paper Magazine editor (and former Voice cohort) Elizabeth ... More >>
One recent trend we've noticed in local papers is a more challenging attitude toward city crime stats. There've been several stories about a report by some ex-cops suggesting that local police are pressured to "distort crime statistics" to make things look better than they are.
And these r ... More >>
A new study suggests that patients with non-Hodgkin lymphoma who drink wine before their diagnosis have a reduced risk of relapse or death. The five-year survival rate was 70 percent for wine drinkers and 65 percent for non-wine drinkers.
[US News via Alcademics]
Randall Grahm, the winemaker at Bon ... More >>
This week Bones, intrepid art-world raconteur, is humbled at the MoMA retrospective of the live-fast, die-young German artist Martin Kippenberger. Call him both tank and gnome...
There are people you encounter, perhaps twice in your lifetime, with more magnetism and extreme enthusi ... More >>