Shirley Booth

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2013

    Betsey Johnson Saved Fashion Week Yesterday

    She filed for bankruptcy last year, then her fashion show was called off, but suddenly it was on again, and thank god for that because it brought levity and splash back to Fashion Week. What a production! First, various props were set up on pink mats up and down the runway--everything from sunglas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2013

    Mixed Restaurant At Gay Hotel

    KTCHN, the restaurant at the OutNYC hotel on West 42nd Street, is a sleek place that's drawing a mixed crowd--which is perfectly legal, I guess. I ate in the back room, which feels airy, mirrors adding to the spacial illusion. The help was very friendly, which made up for the less than speedy pace ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2012

    Which Of These TV Characters Were Lesbians?

    I'm talking about the fictional characters, not the actresses who played them. And I don't want to hear about Sam the plumber or any of their other alleged love interests of the opposite sex. I want the truth!

  • Columns

    March 16, 2011

    Fuck You, Anonymous! I've Had It With Mouthy Web Cowards

    A one-finger salute to you knee-jerk douchebag Web whiners

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2010

    Who Should Play Hazel in The New Musical?

    ​A press release went out yesterday saying that Hazel, the maid immortalized by Shirley Booth in a '60s sitcom, is being turned into a stage musical, and they're in talks with a Broadway actress to play the part. Too bad Shirley isn't still around because she could sing as well as act, mop, a ... More >>

  • Music

    December 7, 1999