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  • Bras, batteries and Bachmann: S&P downgrade is ripe for jokes

     
    S&P downgrade inspires jokes...
  • Monster Mash: Andrew Garfield said to join 'Death of a Salesman'

     
    Andrew Garfield is said to be joining the Broadway revival of "Death of a Salesman." Los Angeles police beefed up their presence at Thursday's Downtown Art Walk....
  • Metropolitan Opera shuts down 'futures' blog

     
    Metropolitan Opera quashes popular 'futures' blog...
  • Monster Mash: Actor quits 'Rocky Horror' at Old Globe amid furor

     
    Old Globe loses 'Rocky Horror' actor after sex-case furor...
  • Monster Mash: London Philharmonic suspends musicians over Israel flap

     
    Disciplinary measures: The London Philharmonic Orchestra has suspended four musicians for using its name when they signed a letter calling for the cancellation of a concert by an Israeli orchestra. (The Guardian) Supporting roles: The cast of the upcoming...
  • Book Review: 'Fall Higher' by Dean Young

    Book Review: 'Fall Higher' by Dean Young
    Fall Higher Dean Young Copper Canyon Press: 105 pp., $22 "All the new thinking is about loss," Robert Hass begins his 1979 poem "Meditation at Lagunitas." Structuralism had put poets in a bind by arguing that words are meaningless symbols assigned...
  • Lincoln Center Theater Latest NYC Landmark To Have Bedbugs

    Lincoln Center Theater Latest NYC Landmark To Have Bedbugs
    Lincoln Center has some unwelcome patrons: bedbugs. New York City's pre-eminent performing arts center made the discovery in a dressing room of its David H. Koch Theater. It's the home of the New York City Ballet and the New York City Opera. The theater...
  • Candace Bushnell Carries on

    Candace Bushnell Carries on
    Candace Bushnell single-handedly created the modern chick-lit genre in 1997 with Sex and the City, a collection of essays based on her fabulous New York life, which included plenty of gossip, cocktails and designer bags and shoes. Of course, that book...
  • Time has come for "spokesperson"

    Yesterday, when  a story came across the desk with spokesperson in it and I let it go through, I checked the Associated Press Stylebook, and, sure enough, the fossil prohibition against the word is still in the 2011 edition. The editors might change their...
  • Ryan Gosling saves pink-wigged British woman from gnarly taxi accident

    Ryan Gosling saves pink-wigged British woman from gnarly taxi accident
    Who needs People's Sexiest Man Alive title when you're a real-life superhero like Ryan Gosling? On Tuesday (April 3), the actor reportedly saved a woman from stepping off the pavement in front of a speeding taxi at a busy New York intersection. The woman...
  • Magic Johnson-Led Group to Buy Dodgers for $2 Billion

    Magic Johnson-Led Group to Buy Dodgers for $2 Billion
    LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- A group led by Lakers legend Magic Johnson emerged Tuesday night as the new owners of the Dodgers, ending months of uncertainty for the storied but troubled baseball franchise. Johnson, who guided the Lakers to five NBA...