January 8 marks the Season 2 premiere of Downton Abbey, the Masterpiece series on PBS, which has earned kudos for its wondrous mix of period dramatics and comedy-of-manners satire. Trust me, it's even better than the Kardashians.
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PENIS ENVY/ VAGINA FRIENDLY YOU WILL DIE ON THIS ELEVATOR. Friday Scribbles backatcha on Friday! Wandering down the Bowery the other night, we ended up loitering outside 190 Bowery, the old Germania bank building, supposedly an exterior for the "Basketball Diaries," longtime home of famed ad-ph ... More >>
Ryan McKinley's Dash Bombing (2000) In this week's New York Magazine, there's a 6500-plus-words profile about elusive ex-graf-writer-cum-come-artist Dash Snow. Snow is also a founding member of the semi-legendary Irak crew, a close-knit group of NY "derels" (that's derelicts to you) that included W ... More >>