What’s Not Wrong With Network TV
May 14, 2013
Three critics find the bright spots in a medium in transition.
Not That Kind of Girl
May 10, 2013
While everyone was fawning over Lena Dunham, Liz Meriwether made a show that's funnier and more true to life.
Spring Break for Nerds
April 26, 2013
Every year, the tech elite and their legions of hangers-on gather in Austin to binge-network, binge-drink and "change the world." It is glorious. It is absurd. It is South by Southwest.
Don't 'Bro' Me, Bro!
April 25, 2013
It's time to retire the meaningless descriptor.
The Jarring 7-Eleven Detail in the Boston Manhunt
April 19, 2013
We didn't expect the alleged bombers to commit such an ordinary American crime.
Make Bloomberg Smile!
March 26, 2013
The amusing photos of New York's mayor not being amused.
Why Women Turned on Matt Lauer
March 19, 2013
There are a very small number of jobs where it just doesn't matter if you're not that well-liked. Solitary-confinement prison guard, maybe. Large-scale media or movie mogul. Solo-rig long-haul trucker.
Thank You to the Author's Many, Many Important Friends
March 07, 2013
Forget the state-of-feminism debate. Lean In reveals the dire state of the Acknowledgements section.
What We Mean When We Say “Bids Wanted in Competition.”
February 26, 2013
What we mean when we say, “Bids Wanted in Competition.”
Bradley Cooper: Beefcake Thespian
February 21, 2013
It’s a real shame that the planned big-screen production of Paradise Lost, which was to feature Bradley Cooper as Lucifer, will never see the light of day.