[HARKAVY is now blogging at The Smart Asset]
Your Wednesday New York headlines:
Paterson’s approval rating falls to 26 percent — even lower than Spitzer at the end.
Post claims that cop now says his partner did rape intoxicated woman in East Village, no longer agrees it was ‘consensual.’
Murdered dentist’s ex-wife surprisingly takes stand in her own defense, paints “unlikely” scene of bliss when he was shot.
City’s temporary housing program for homeless families in “cluster-sites” is actually pushing out rent-paying low-income residents.
Rabbi cross-examines own daughter over charges that he molested her.
L.I. teen suing Facebook over bullying by ex-classmates.
One thing in sports never changes: college (69 percent) and NBA (75 percent) free-throw shooting never gets any better, nor any worse, year after year.
A-Rod may miss World Baseball Classic because of sore hip.
Santana likely won’t start on opening day.
The lineup for this week’s issue of the Village Voice:
Letters: Good ‘Stuff’
La Dolce Musto: Which American Idol Star is a Lesbyterian?
Feature: Bloomberg’s ‘Golden’ Republican, by Tom Robbins
Calendar: The guide to your week
Feingold: This Beautiful City, Our Town, and Winter’s Tale
More Theater this week
Art: Lutz Bacher gets damaged
Sietsema: Introducing La Superior’s Goth-Mex
DiGregorio: Floral Park’s Mumbai Xpress
Hoberman: Zack Snyder didn’t ruin Watchmen — he just sapped it of its superpowers
Foundas: Rip Torn, roaring, at Anthology
More films opening this week
Harvilla: David Byrne remains in the light
- The joys of DIY disco
- Viva Talibam!
- A beginner’s guide to the Daktaris
Find it at villagevoice.com:
Michael Musto’s blog (La Daily Musto) and column (La Dolce Musto)
Wayne Barrett: news features and latest blogging
Tom Robbins: the column and latest blogging
News blog Runnin’ Scared, featuring Roy Edroso, and including Jockbeat by Allen Barra
Music & arts blog, Sound of the City
Food blog Fork in the Road
Ward Harkavy blogs the financial world at The Smart Asset
J. Hoberman’s film reviews
Michael Feingold’s theater reviews
Robert Sietsema’s food column, Counter Culture
Sarah DiGregorio’s food column, Fork in the Road
Rob Harvilla’s music column, Down in Front
Graham Rayman’s news features and latest blogging
Elizabeth Dwoskin’s news features and latest blogging