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Fresh off getting vaginas off the minds of lady voters with some ping-pong, Susan Sarandon got busy getting fighting fires off the minds of firefighters with some ping-pong. Sarandon, who is part owner of the Space Age ping-pong boutique Spin New York, will donate 10 tables to firehouses and EMS sta ... More >>
A spotlight shines on the L.E.S.
Travis Bickle and Annie Hall deserve better
Fashion Week has quickly gone from exhilarating momentum to a slow-motion punch in the gut--and it's just started. Each season we look forward to this one week of pure fashion craziness, in which we always manage to RSVP to too many fashion shows (usually overlapping), continuously loading up our M ... More >>
viaAs the Wall Street occupation drags on, it's starting to attract more celebrities. Last night filmmaker Michael Moore spoke at Zuccotti Park, and today Susan Sarandon (who recently gave us an interview) dropped by the protest HQ to dispense words of advice.
Tim Robbins is used to the spotlight. He won an Oscar for his role in Mystic River, directed the acclaimed Dead Man Walking, and is the kind of actor who makes The Shawshank Redemption, The Player, or the light-hearted Bill Durham worth rewatching. And who could forget his role as Bob Robert ... More >>
NB: This is not how bloggers generally dress.Yesterday, the Los Angeles Times reported that the Duplass brothersthe siblings behind last year's cutesy indie Cyruswere shopping a script for a thriller in which the mother of a recently deceased indie rocker seeks vengeance on a bl ... More >>
Oscar winner Susan Sarandon and her 30-something beau Jonathan Bricklin showed up at a gala film event the other night, and a journalist friend of mine went in for the kill, anxious to talk to SuSu. And fortunately, just as he was about to say something truly mortifying, he bit his tongue so ... More >>
One of these dudes is noticeably less enthusiastic than all the other dudes. Photo by Nate "Igor" SmithIn the week we interviewed an actual fitness instructor about the theoretical plausibility of exercising to Sleigh Bells, we also penned a Twitter-based ode to Erykah Badu's habitual latenes ... More >>
Lil Jon and Susan Sarandon, reenacting the Twins poster. Photo via Complex/Say_WordYoA love of skateboarding, apparently. Both were at yesterday's Maloof Money Cup at Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens, a pro skating competition sponsored by the infamous Maloof brothers, owners of the Sacra ... More >>
Trying on makeup in order to make out of trafficking
They were never married, which made the 23 years Tim Robbins and Susan Sarandon spent together that much more charming and countercultural. Now Sarandon's rep announces that the Hollywood stars and liberal activists are no longer a couple, and in fact haven't been since last summer -- maybe ... More >>
Katie KiehnWhich Hollywood spawn do you feel for with the most passion? Which one has the largest talent, whether it was acquired genetically, environmentally, or--it happens--on her own? Which one is the farthest from a charity case and would have actually made it without having had a world-famous ... More >>
Currently costarring on Broadway in the Ionesco play Exit The King, Susan Sarandon took the sly route with her bio in the Playbill. Here it is in its entirety: "Susan Sarandon is a mother, actor, and activist. She is very happy to be returning to Broadway for the first time since she appeared in th ... More >>
Its magic at the Sunshine
Ionesco's 1962 drama sounds familiar
Forbes notices that these creatures called liberals may have some influence in this Age of Obama, and dispatches Wall Street Journal conservative Tunku Varadarajan and others to compile a list of "The 25 Most Influential Liberals In The U.S. Media." These include Kevin Drum (without the hated name o ... More >>
The Greatest: a mourning-family turkey with all the trimmings What is the shape and size of a human soul? Does it look like a chickpea? A gumdrop? A pet rock? And if you could somehow extract your soul from your body, what would be left? Would you still be you? These are among the concerns taken u ... More >>
The non-dish on Nancy McKeon; the worst recession sale in town.
When Staten Island's Jerry Cavallaro dropped out, we kind of lost interest. But the Netflix movie-watching marathon went on anyway in that glass box at Broadway and Seventh Avenue, and ended yesterday with Suresh Joachim and Claudia Wavra breaking the Guinness World Record of 123 hours and 10 minute ... More >>
I recently had such a huge hit with my blogs about "the most overrated destinations in the world" that I'm still fielding kudos for them while hoping people don't realize I left out Detroit. Well, now it's time for the inevitable followup, which explores the flip side of the devalued coin. What are ... More >>
I got stuck outside a fashion designer's soiree the other day waiting with a throng of fashionistas for the elevator, and in the daylight realized something extremely shocking: The people who decide all the trends in beauty and style are absolutely hideous! Looking around at the sea of editors, desi ... More >>
Who'll be hotter for the next four years: Cindy or Michelle?
"They are making a bigger deal in the media about the POS murderer than the officer that was taken from us. Such bull may god bless him and his family." So read one of the posts this morning on a chat-room frequented by NYPD MOS, or "members of service," as the lingo on the site goes. POS apparently ... More >>
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