unclebumpyCode red.As if New York isn't pleasant enough, with it's subway rats, bed bugs and generally shiny, happy people, a couple of hotels there have taken it upon themselves to equip their maids with panic buttons.
You know, to prevent the likes of former International Monetary Fund hon ... More >>
Lars von Trier's Melancholia
CANNES, FRANCE -- Big news day on La Croisette: First, the only outside story with any traction here became a bit more intense when reports of Dominique Strauss-Kahn's resignation fueled the conspiracy stories to which some French subscribe: Had the IMF chief been ... More >>
NBCJay Leno gave it to his pal.Arnold Schwarzenegger's revelation that he fathered a child out of wedlock 10 or so years ago was a present to America's L.A.-based late-night talk shows.
In fact the muscle-man actor has been giving steadily to the cause of monologia since 2003, when he elbowe ... More >>
Strange logic from a righteous man.Ah, you knew the defenders of rape would come out from under their trenchcoats for this one. Author Bernard-Henri Levy, Roman Polanski's chief apologist -- for sure. But Hollywood dough boy and conservative pundit Ben Stein?
What's bizarre about Stein's re ... More >>
Tragic Dinner Theatre
If you like your Greek drama complete with Greek food -- and aren't feeling the urge to visit Greece anytime soon, which you wouldn't really, unless you're a member of the IMF -- there's an event for you this Sunday afternoon in Highland Park. Tragic Dinner Theatre will ... More >>