The 2011 edition of Da Capo's annual anthology Best Music Writing which this year was guest edited by The New Yorker classical writer and The Rest Is Noise author Alex Ross; Daphne Carr has been the series editor since 2006contains 32 essays and is augmented by a a jumbo-sized "Other N ... More >>
The joke possibilities are endless, but we'll leave it to Jay Leno: fact is, Kathleen Parker has departed the show half named after her, CNN's Parker Spitzer, after only four, under-performing months. Starting on Monday, the show will be called In The Arena, "an ensemble program," which still ... More >>
Andrew Golis of Yahoo just posted a job opening noting that John Cook is going back to Gawker! Doesn't this sound familiar?
This weekend's tech-nerd controversy centers around Virginia Heffernan's bold proclamation about "The Death of the Open Web." It is all predicated on one extended metaphor: the internet as a dilapidated urban area -- "ugly, uncivilized" and filled with viruses -- and yet, there is hope on the ... More >>
Mike Albo is so totally awesome at the 20th Wigstock
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