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Short Take: Nobody Else But You

Review: Nobody Else But You

A dried-up French crime novelist (Jean-Paul Rouve) finds sudden inspiration for a new mystery in the true-life story of a TV weathergirl (Sophie Quinton).
Nothing special
By GERALD PEARY  |  June 08, 2012

Seven mini-musings; say it with plates; a tribute to Les

WHY GRAMMAR MATTERS This from the Urinal on the Justin Bieber paternity suit: "She said she gave birth to the boy because there were no other possible men she had sex with at the time."
Lightning round
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  November 11, 2011

Jeepers Creepers, where'd you get them Biebers?

The Internet overflowed into the Midway Café last Saturday night — had apparently sprung a leak, and the Jamaica Plain bar was filled with Justin Bieber clones.
The Midway Cafe hosts "Biebers and Peebers"
By ALEXANDRA CAVALLO  |  August 14, 2010
"Too Soon?": When is it okay to start making jokes about Michael Jackson?

"Too Soon?": When is it okay to start making jokes about Michael Jackson?

For the past few years, if you've spent your entire day, or at least a few hours of it, glued to the...
By Ryan Stewart  |  June 26, 2009

Flashbacks: Celebs sound off on the Monica Lewinsky fiasco, Dianne Wilkerson before the fall, and a Phoenix writer's night in junta hell

THE GRISLY DETAILS10 years agoNovember 6, 1998 | Michael Crowley collected choice quotes from celebrities regarding the Monica Lewinsky scandal. "Just when you thought there...
By Ian Sands  |  November 07, 2008

Dane Cook Day?!

Of all the comedians who launched their skyrocketing careers from Boston, of all the Ding Ho legends and all the Harvard Lampoon superstars and all the innovative comedians who have helped develop this city into a place where material can blossom from festering slop to tightly-woven tapestries of comedy gold...

By Sara Faith Alterman  |  September 17, 2008

Round Deux: Tila Tequila is still looking for "the one"

I'm not very skilled at predicting things that could provide me with some form of material gain, like, say, the stock market. And I'm no...
By Sharon Steel  |  April 22, 2008
J.K. Rowling Brings a Grandfatherly Harry Potter Fan To Tears

J.K. Rowling Brings a Grandfatherly Harry Potter Fan To Tears

Before the Breakdown: Steven Jan Vander Ark at SectusSerious drama is afoot in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter! We wrote about what the end...
By Sharon Steel  |  April 16, 2008
This Thing is A Lot Like That Thing: Strike a Pose!

This Thing is A Lot Like That Thing: Strike a Pose!

Tee hee! We're all a-titter over this week's Observer cover, although we can imagine Anna Wintour has an enormous bee buzzing in her bonnet right...
By Sharon Steel  |  April 02, 2008

More Notes on the Project Runway Finale

Proj Run! Ian beat me to the official rundown, read on if you want to hear more post-finale ramblings.Christian took it all, which was totally...
By Sharon Steel  |  March 06, 2008

Keith's Got a Brand New Bag

Celebrity endorsements -- like high-end designer luggage -- must carry a lot of weight. So much that, as showcased on the entertainment-news site The Bosh,...
By Clif Garboden  |  March 06, 2008

Fashion Quiz: Who is the fiercest of them all?

Fashion Quiz: Who is the fiercest of them all?

A. Avril Lavigne, our favorite little married pop-punk foul-mouthed songstress, who just scored an exclusive design deal with Kohl's? Will it be Hot Topic meets...
By Sharon Steel  |  March 05, 2008
Daily Street Art: Back from Paris and Iansanity

Daily Street Art: Back from Paris and Iansanity

Daily street art posts have been minimal lately, due to my recent absence from the office/country, but I'm back and voilà! I've brought street art...
By Caitlin E. Curran  |  February 29, 2008
When A Size Zero Simply Isn't Good Enough

When A Size Zero Simply Isn't Good Enough

Model Ali Michael, backstage at Anna Sui, via Style.comChristina Binkley's style piece in today's Wall Street Journal arrived just in time to close National Eating...
By Sharon Steel  |  February 28, 2008

Every Princess Begins Her Journey With a Dream!

Oh, Oscars! Movies, pretty dresses, a masturbatory ceremony, long commercial breaks, annoying jokes, weird panning shots into the audience of men wearing bronzer and ladies...
By Sharon Steel  |  February 22, 2008
How To Go From Designer Douchebag to Sartorial Deity In Just One Step

How To Go From Designer Douchebag to Sartorial Deity In Just One Step

©CARINA MASTROCOLAOn Project Runway, Michael Kors is an asshole. He is the Jewish, Long Island-y version of what Christian will be in about 40 years....
By Sharon Steel  |  February 15, 2008

Like Hope, Only Different: Comedians for McCain

On the off chance you're one of the three people who hasn't seen the original, the above will be much funnier after you watch this....
By Carly Carioli  |  February 12, 2008

"We Are the Way to Happiness"

Apparently, the "way to happiness" isn't a Project Runway marathon or a really good, healthy relationship or a nice vacation or your dream job. It's...
By Sharon Steel  |  January 15, 2008

Oh crap (Spears content).

Ellee spread the word over on Slop earlier (complete with a fantastically crafted illustration - Ellee, you are a Photoshop genius), but Pat Lyons*, over...
By Carly Carioli  |  December 20, 2007

Daily Street Art: Peeping Toms and NYC street art that's not from the Banksy exhibit

In Boston (Allston), who's watching whom?Captured by mikeyallswell.Not in Boston: Don't worry - it's not the oft discussed Banksy (who we personally find hilariously inventive,...
By Caitlin E. Curran  |  November 28, 2007

Bindi Irwin Raps about Grizzly Bears; Has Gay Back-Up Enviro-Bitch Dancers

Playing catch up on Jezebel, I caught this horrifying freakshow of Bindi Irwin rapping about the jungle book, grizzlies, and orangutans on Today. The fact...
By Sharon Steel  |  November 27, 2007

Since it is the "#1 Comedy on Television!"

Cutie tootie. Samatha Who cares? I do, a little. Christina Applegate is hard not to like, concussed and cuuute in her hospital gown and curls....
By eldean  |  October 18, 2007

"Heroes" and "How I Met Your Mother" both stunk last night

It seems like the Heroes writers were so busy packing their premiere with plot that they neglected to consider that they were also making it unwatchable....
By Ian Sands  |  September 25, 2007

Kelsey Grammer's new gig on "Back To You"

I was ready to preface this quick take on Kelsey Grammer and Patricia Heaton’s new sitcom Back To You with something long and winded about...
By Ian Sands  |  September 20, 2007


Vanessa Anne Hudgens is naked on the interweb. Also, I told you so.UPDATE: Holy f-bomb! Disney actually canned her. UPDATE Part II: Disney denies it....
By Sharon Steel  |  September 07, 2007


Mr. T's Fashion Week Style Tips:
By Sharon Steel  |  September 05, 2007

WW III: Scientology and Cruise vs. Germany

Last week, nine extras were injured on the set of the new Bryan Singer-directed movie, Valkyrie, starring Tom Cruise as the Nazi officer who attempted to assassinate Hitler....
By Nina MacLaughlin  |  August 22, 2007

Did we just see that??

The way we were. The Hills pretty much delivered. Most shocking of all: everything promised in the trailer for the premiere actually happened. And not...
By eldean  |  August 16, 2007

David Beckham, LA Galaxy to play against the New England Revolution this weekend

This Sunday, the LA Galaxy play against the New England Revolution at Gillette Stadium. David Beckham, who made his debut last night, is probably (hopefully?)...
By Ryan Stewart  |  August 10, 2007

Doctor's orders

Doctor's orders! Grrr. Here is the news: Britney Spears came out of her hotel/ house. Brad Pitt almost did jury duty. Oh. Woody Allen doesn’t...
By eldean  |  August 10, 2007