Real estate developer Gary Melius was stepping into his Mercedes shortly before 12:30 p.m. on Monday at Oheka Castle, the sprawling Long Island estate Melius turned into a high-end hotel, when a masked gunman approached and opened fire. According to police, a family member rushed Melius to Syosset ... More >>
Two New York activists are facing a battery of misdemeanor charges, including rioting, for a fifteen-minute musical protest they staged at a Chase Bank in Midtown last month. They were wearing toad hats at the time. For more than a decade, Reverend Billy and his Stop Shopping Gospel Choir were m ... More >>
Your Crap Archivist brings you the finest in forgotten and bewildering crap culled from thrift stores, estate sales, and flea markets. The Rules for Getting Laid Author: David Graff & Ray Schwartz Date: 1999 Publisher: Drill Press, Madison, Wisconsin Discovered at: The Second Best Thrift Shop, A ... More >>
Plus: Game of Thrones in NYC
With the rise of the ubiquitous Internet, street fashion trends rolled in, heavy and dark like a storm cloud, over the style world. Instead of dressing sorta like supermodels on the catwalk, we had to start wearing exactly whatever some fashion editor in Italy was sporting. There's something so li ... More >>
Rivka Baror, 51, and her husband Avraham Baror, 64, have been living pretty high on the hog -- aside from owning not one but three BMWs, the couple also owns a Lexus, a comfortable two-bedroom home in Brooklyn, and drops a lot of cash at places like Victoria's Secret and Home Depot. Oh, yeah -- they ... More >>
M83 play Terminal 5
Remember the time?Does Kanye West exist because the world gives him so much attention? Or does the world exist because he gives it something to pay attention to? Heavy stuff, man. Whatever the answer is, the rapper-cum-producer has both dominated critics' best-ofs and been a celebrity-news st ... More >>
Despite early rumors that this would be the "summer of bedbugs," we've heard relatively little as the doings of those adorable creatures this season, especially compared to prior years. Remember when they took over Victoria's Secret, Hollister, Hachette Filipacchi, the U.N., the Time Warner C ... More >>
"Sample" imageMalls are scary places. They contain clothes, and bad food, and bad lighting, and people, lots and lots of people, one of whom was recently arrested for videotaping ladies in the bathroom of the Galleria Mall in White Plains. (You may remember the Galleria Mall in White Plains a ... More >>
Krivit (in mirror) and Osunlade, thrilling the Ed Hardy massive. Pics by Chris Tarantino, more below.Danny Krivit/Osunlade Cielo Thursday December 2 If Danny Krivit didn't exist, the dance floor would be forced to invent him. An NYC booty physicist of the highest order, he has perfect ... More >>
Ouch, bad year. Cecelia Chang, the 57-year-old former dean of St. John's University who was charged with embezzling $1 million from the school to use on casino trips, Victoria's Secret lingerie, and her son's education, was busted by the FBI today for bribing students with scholarships and th ... More >>
Silicone boobs? Fuhgettaboutem.The "Wine Rack" bra is a cheap alternative to implants that turns jugs into jug-o-wines and even comes with a CamelBak-style rubber straw that protrudes from the right cup. Just don't drink too fast, or your wine-filled balloons will turn into pancakes before yo ... More >>
Just when you thought it couldn't get hotter, V Magazine explodes the thermometer. In honor of their Sexy Body Issue -- which features Adriana Lima's post-pregnancy physique and hits newsstands tomorrow -- V is exposing 50 of the world's hottest bods photographed by the likes of Mario Testino ... More >>
Discussed: Diane von Furstenberg, Rachel Roy, Betsey Johnson Stacey AndersonDVFIn Diane von Furstenberg's Fall 2010 line program, she explains her inspiration thusly: "I always wanted to live a man's life in a woman's body." And in that man's life, there will be glamour--oh, endless glitz. ... More >>
As shoppers scurried to snatch up last minute gifts inside the Queens Center Mall, local elected officials and community organizations painted the shopping destination's landlord, Macerich, as the latest Grinch in the ongoing fight for living wages -- just days after the city council rejected a ... More >>
We're pleased to see that our Morning Joe favorite Willie Geist has finally been given his own TV show. Way Too Early With Willie Geist now leads off MSNBC's morning schedule, airing (if one "airs" on cable) at 5:30 a.m. (That's 2:30 a.m. Pacific time, where the show is no doubt known as Wa ... More >>
What adultery site Ashley Madison was thinking when it scandalized Times Square
High-concept blandness in (formerly) low places. Fortunately, some of us are still allergic to it.
Another of Giuliani's lovable cronies comes to the ex-mayor's defense in a time of need
Lord, he is consumed. Forgive him those great sweaters and pants he hath bought
Continuing the bow to the 'tepid orthodoxy of youth'
Mike White's low-key directorial debut makes nice while slyly nipping at suburban America
Latest Sandler vehicle evolves into an improbable cultural critique
Wedding salon 2006: Our afternoon as a billionaire bride
Event promoter jailed for crystal brass knuckles?
What does your H&M say about you?
After 16 Years in Prison Elaine Bartlett Came Home to a City and a Family She Barely Knew. Freedom Wasnt at All What Shed Imagined
Thanksgiving: Blast or Bust?
Do Explicit TV Commercials Make You Want to Pay Up or Throw Up?
The State of Weight
L-Shaped Studio In 26-Story High-Rise
At Limelight, my friend was screaming 'Tacky!' through our entire five minutes there, but the place was surprisingly mobbed.
Why is Big Brother in My Bedroom?