This weekend Prospect Park will host Great GoogaMooga, a festival that brings together some of New York's best restaurants and musicians from New York (disco technicians Escort; bouncy Brooklyn rockers Fort Lean) and outside the city (Saturday's headlined by the hip-hop polyglots The Roots, while Su ... More >>
If there were ever a moment for a queer, disabled rapper with a love for pot, jokes, and revolution to be a star, the moment is now
Gag to the glamour. Thrill to the spunk. Cheer every eyelash. It's Liz Taylor in her most Liz-alicious screen looks, and they look Lizzier than ever. Her are some of my favorite Liz looks from Suddenly Last Summer (above), Butterfield 8, Cleopatra, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Secret Ceremony, Th ... More >>
On Saturday, I popped by MSNBC to discuss the young-ambition epic The Social Network with anchor Alex Witt, a conversation which many people felt compelled to turn off their computers and phones to watch. I described Facebook as the place where you share such important factoids as your ongoi ... More >>
I usually don't channel-hop past 100, but the other day I did so out of sheer boredom, and at 109 I came across Boomerang, a living museum for all the cartoons baby boomers like me grew up on. Instantly turning into a child again--admittedly not a big leap--I got to relive the joys of The Fl ... More >>
Actually, I never even leave my seat at intermission.
Nick the Caveman, direct from Union Square
Like many of the words its characters spell, Spelling Bee seems to have no particular use