This has been a perilous year for Justin Bieber, our favorite swaggy little shit. He was snapped sipping some alleged lean; he took heat for tone-deaf comments in the Anne Frank house; he scuffled with the paparazzi; his friends keep getting his car in trouble; he peed in a mop bucket and yelled "fu ... More >>
Not that he'd appreciate the metaphor, but now that Carl Paladino has jumped into bed with veteran local loon Rabbi Yehuda Levin, maybe he'd like to take ownership of some of Levin's greatest hits. The 56-year-old rabbi from Borough Park has been glomming onto TV cameras since the early '80s, ... More >>
Poisonous chatter, but the ending will leave you in Stritches.
Maybe you've heard of "snowflake babies" but never really known what they were. They're not really babies -- just frozen embryos about the size of a comma. But because they can be implanted in women and gestated into children, conservative Christians say the frosted 'flakes are people. And they're r ... More >>
On Third Avenue. Albany went coup-coup! Pedro Espada Jr. seized the state senate with the help of Hiram Monserrate and billionaire Tom Golisano. After some skirmishes, which saw Tom Duane appearing to lean GOP to save gay marriage, the Dems locked the chamber, but Espada got the key and the GOP w ... More >>
At least two people have been shot at the Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C. -- one a museum guard, the other the shooter himself. Other reports say three people were injured, though it's not clear whether the third was hit by gunfire or debris. Some reports identify the shooter as James Van Br ... More >>
Chinatown mystery: Why did officials from the bloodiest country on earth stock up at a local gun shop?
Confronting the shame of indifference
On April 30 in Washington, a 'Rally to End Genocide' confronts the shame of indifference
Making the Case for a National Black Museum
Dividing the Artifacts of September 11
Rwanda overflowed with corpses
'The Attacks Were the Most Brutal I Encountered'