| Jun 23, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Male cast members of MTV's 'Jersey Shore' duped into posing for Village Voice 'Queer Issue' cover: "They didn't know," a source told Page Six. (New York Post) Landon Donovan captures American spirit with dramatic goal: At the 11th hour, when hope was...
| Mar 26, 2011
| 8:47 PM
Geraldine A. Ferraro, the savvy New York Democrat who was embraced as a symbol of women's equality in 1984 when she became the first woman nominated for vice president by a major party, died Saturday at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. She was...
| Jun 13, 2010
" New York is so over," says Bret Easton Ellis, sitting behind the glass-topped desk in his home office. "Who cares about New York? L.A. is where it's at right now."
Outside the windows of his high-rise, hillside apartment, Los Angeles appears serene,...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 12:12 PM
New Beer's Eve
April is the anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition (the Volstead Act) in Chicago. On April 7, 1933, Herman Berghoff, secured the first two liquor licenses issued by the City of Chicago: #1 for the Berghoff Bar and #2 for the Berghoff...
| Dec 3, 2010
| 4:55 PM
Can't find the perfect gift? Here are some of the best, and somewhat unknown, gift books published in 2010. These choices have lots of photos and are perfect to put on a coffee table as conversation starters or boredom relievers. In this list we have...
| Jun 29, 2011
Esther M. Broner, a Jewish feminist whose egalitarian vision led her to create a Passover Seder and other Jewish ceremonies that emphasized women's perspectives, died June 21 in New York City. She was 83.
The cause was multiple organ failure from an...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 7:50 AM
The effects of media messages about women's roles in contemporary society are considered by director Jennifer Siebel Newsom's documentary.
Along with relevant footage illustrating such messages, many interviews reveal the related impact being felt by...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 12:02 PM
Gloria Steinem opens the door to her home. That simple gesture could not be more symbolic.
The most famous of the founders of the women's movement has been opening doors of all kinds for more than 40 years.
To women of a certain age, those who marched...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 3:58 PM
I'm not really one to question a Festival of Tolerance. It sounds nice. But perhaps the timing's not right when you're very much in midst of a murderous witch-vampire battle.
And the head witch has turned into a cult leader.
WORST FESTIVAL OF...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 3:40 PM
What do I have in common with a growing list of authors that include Salman Rushdie, Lemony Snicket, Gloria Steinem and Alice Walker? If you said we’re regulars at Mario’s deli, you’d be wrong. Except in my case, where you would have...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 4:57 AM
Smoke wafts over the stage as a sexy chanteuse bursts through a curtain of gold streamers and reaches for the microphone to sing "The Lady Is a Tramp."
"Wait. Can I try that again?" asks the singer, Laura Benanti, who plays Bunny mother Carol-Lynne in...