Archive for February, 2012

Head Shots

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

My friend Howard needed head shots for an article, so I took a bunch of pictures of him in Washington Square yesterday. Howard is the author (with Sandra Newman) of Read This Next and How Not to Write a ...

More From New York Diaries

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I read a New York Diaries entry written by Leo Lerman about lunching with writer Erica Jong and actress Stockard Channing. He liked them both, but wrote that Stockard "tells stories better than Erica. Erica is a good ...

Live Blogging the Oscars

Sunday, February 26th, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments »

9:32: Truly the most boring Oscars ever. So far the J-Lo nip slip is the high point. Oh, and the film from Iran winning, except I just read on Echo that the Iranian government just shut their film ...

A Disturbing Story

Sunday, February 26th, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

I have to post about this story I just read about on Gothamist. On January 8, a man named Steven Santiago saved the life of a drunk guy named Jonathan Parisen who fell on the train tracks in Staten ...

Oscar Day!

Sunday, February 26th, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

I went swimming in the morning, so I could indulge myself for the rest of the day, which means sitting around eating cheese and wallowing in Oscar tv. When the red carpet coverage really starts, I'll be back to live-blog a ...