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  • Blogs

    October 28, 2013

    James Rosemond, Hip-Hop Manager Tied to Tupac Shooting, Gets Life Sentence for Drug Trafficking

    James Rosemond, the hip-hop manager who went by "Jimmy Henchman," is probably best known for his alleged involvement in the 1994 shooting that left Tupac Shakur robbed and bleeding in New York's Quad Studios. In his song Against All Odds, Shakur blamed Rosemond. In a controversial 2008 L.A. Times ar ... More >>

  • News

    October 10, 2012

    The 10 Most Corrupt Tax Loopholes

    If Mitt Romney won't tell you which need to be closed, we will

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2011

    Occupy Wall Street Library Says 'It's Time to ShutDownNYC' After Books Reportedly Destroyed

    ​Occupy Wall Street has tweeted that the 5,554 books comprising the OWS library have been trashed by the NYPD in the raid. GalleyCat reports that @OWSLibrary has been tweeting about the eviction and the destruction of their books, documents, and artwork throughout the night.

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2010

    New York City Man Employs Unique Attempt to Attract No One

    ​The New York Post today tells the tale of a "pudgy, fanny-pack-wearing 40-year-old man who lives with his mother" and is "so desperate to find love, he's posting handwritten personal ads at payphones around the city." And yet, this man is not news (seriously, he's been at it since 2009, as Ga ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2010

    The Secret Sex Life of Fed Ex Men

    ​Apparently they don't only deliver stuff, they'll take deliveries too. A man sitting next to me at the theater the other night volunteered this bit of info, practically on saying hello: "My Fed Ex man comes over all the time and wants to suck my dick.

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2010

    New York Rappers Talk Their Worst Summer Jobs

    Image via Darrell Bell​Hip-hop is the world's most brazenly capitalist genre of music. If Jay-Z's not talking about playing Monopoly with real cash, then Kanye West's tweeting about the cherub-motifed Persian rugs and golden goblets he's just scored at Fishs Eddy. But while certain rotund rap ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2010

    Behind Each One Counts, the Bogus Charity Solar and His Wife Set Up in Guru from Gang Starr's Name

    ​Not surprising, but demoralizing nonetheless. When Guru, the erstwhile Gang Starr MC, passed last week, the news was accompanied by a very suspicious sounding letter. The missive, which began "I, Guru, am writing this letter to my fans, friends and loved ones around the world," purported to b ... More >>

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    December 12, 2008
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    March 13, 2008

    Legally Bland K-Fed Fails Upward To Broadway

    Reports are out there that Kevin Federline is in talks to enter the cast of Broadway's Legally Blonde in an assortment of smaller roles, including a UPS man! Well, the thoughts--or let's say mental impulses--that spring most readily to mind are: *Thank God he's not going to be the lead. I doubt he ... More >>

  • News

    September 12, 2006

    Can Bill Gates Rescue Evelyn Cabrera?

    The journey of one high school senior through the small-school experiment of America's most generous philanthropist

  • News

    January 10, 2006

    Sticky Fingers

    Abramoff scandal snares one Republican after another

  • News

    April 27, 1999

    Active X

    Convicted Felon Sells Home-Brew Drugs Online

  • News

    November 3, 1998

    Money Talks

    Well-heeled incumbents heavily favored in city congressional races

  • News

    November 4, 1997

    Cigar Bar

    Fresh from Prison, Lawrence Amoruso Turns Mulberry Street into Tobacco Road