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Greatest reality hits

To be read while listening to Green Day’s “Time of Your Life” or Mary Hopkin’s “Those Were The Days, My Friend."
The 10 best moments of the past nine months or so
By JAMES PARKER  |  July 03, 2007

Who wants to be a filmmaker?

Anybody who’s had dealings with small children knows the importance of “the pitch.”
Plus, can Diesel stand firm on It’s Me or the Dog?
By JAMES PARKER  |  May 29, 2007

The dirt

ABC’s The Bachelor has long been one of the dirtiest shows on TV, a softcore brothel spritzed with the air-freshener pieties of courtly love.
Predatory bachelorettes, animal assassins
By JAMES PARKER  |  April 10, 2007


I kept my appointment with Rabbi Shmuley Boteach this time and was rewarded.
On the hunt with Rabbi Shmuley, Tred Barta, and prehistoric felines of the Arctic
By JAMES PARKER  |  April 02, 2007