5 Affordable Headphones That Deliver Big Sound
Jun20

5 Affordable Headphones That Deliver Big Sound

You dont need to break the bank for amazing audio. Want to lose yourself in the music without emptying your savings account in the process? Audiophiles and casual listeners alike will love these five pairs of headphones, which deliver stunning sound quality at a fraction of the prices fetched by top-of-the-line studio sets. In our recommendations below, theres something for everyone, whether you like your headphones wired or unwired,...

Read More
The Original Celebutante: Cornelia Guest on Twin Peaks, the Kardashians, and More
Jun19

The Original Celebutante: Cornelia Guest on Twin Peaks, the Kardashians, and More

The Queen is my heroine. Shes Wonder Woman, says Cornelia Guest, the socialite, author, actress, cookie baker and handbag designer, oft described as the 80s Debutante of the Decade. Shes the most brilliant woman in the world, she adds. Guests thoughts turn to Queen Elizabeth II after musing about todays celebrity types, from Paris Hilton to the Kardashians. But she doesnt usually pay them too much attention. We were just doing what we...

Read More
Carla Bruni on Music, Melanias Nudes, and Those Pesky Donald Trump Rumors
Jun18

Carla Bruni on Music, Melanias Nudes, and Those Pesky Donald Trump Rumors

After negotiating a sea of handlers and hangers-on, all of whom, with their au courant skinny jeans and shades, resemble extras in a Godard filmor these days, the bowels of BrooklynI arrive at the hotel suites back patio. And there, slouched over a white settee, she is: Carla Bruni. During her tenure as first lady of France, the former supermodel was a paragon of style and sophistication. She was the Gallic Jackie O; a woman none...

Read More
The Famed Mudd Club Is Now a Rummage Sale, With Dresses From Debbie Harry
Jun17

The Famed Mudd Club Is Now a Rummage Sale, With Dresses From Debbie Harry

Earlier this week, the Mudd Club Rummage Sale was a blaze of both names and activity in the castle-courtyard-like ground-floor space of the Roxy Hotel on 6th Avenue. The artist Maripol was screaming Where is the Bobby Grossman picture of Jean-Michel Basquiat? as I arrived in time to see the preliminary goings-on. This now-annual event, taking the name of the legendary New York nightclub of the late 1970s and early 1980s, features, as...

Read More
The Unedited Truth About Why You Suck, Based On What College You Went To
Jun16

The Unedited Truth About Why You Suck, Based On What College You Went To

Animal House University of Arizona You’re really obnoxious about college sports and lose your voice at every basketball game. You tell everyone that Kourtney Kardashian went to U of A. University of California Los Angeles You say things like “I don’t know anything about Middle America”. Trump University There is nothing wrong with you, absolutely nothing, especially not with your hands! You have very big hands...

Read More
Escaped inmates still on the run, stole second pickup truck: sheriff
Jun15

Escaped inmates still on the run, stole second pickup truck: sheriff

Two Georgia inmates who killed their guards and escaped from a prison have stolen a second vehicle as they try to stay ahead of a massive manhunt, a sheriff said Wednesday. Donnie Russell Rowe, serving life without parole, and Ricky Dubose, who has prominent tattoos on his face and neck, took a white pickup truck from an industrial site sometime between 6 p.m. Tuesday and 6 a.m. Wednesday, potentially enabling them to get hours away...

Read More