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Twitter or Narcissism?

Reality shows are the new visual medium. Facebook the ‘tell all’ syndrome and picture perfect version of your supposed ‘real’ life. Twittering on the...

Tim Westergren- ‘Pandora’s,’ bearer of hope and curiosity..?

Tim Westergren has been instrumental in the way we understand and consume music today. Founder of Pandora.com, a portable loading internet radio station three...

Media Obsessed Starvation, and other myths.

We have models to turn to for beauty. There they walk, long legged, ravishing, adored. Here we sit, gawking, envious, infatuated. For years, media trends have...

Rejection Letter From Columbia University’s Handsome Boys Film Academy.

The facts are as follows: Recently one of our most esteemed writers and admittedly untoward writers- Cyrano de Bulgerac applied for admittance to “Columbia...

American Scandal- Paula Abdul throws herself off the ‘Idol’ Boat.

One would never assume, in a time of heavy recession with humanitarianism at a full blown high, that the New York Times’ most popular article...

Guy Jacobson out to stop ‘human trafficking.’

Guy Jacobson, film producer and human rights advocate is, first and foremost, a businessman endowed with the patina of a collegial professor.  More than...

Marginalization. You, me, them, and the ‘beautiful’ outcast.

In essence marginalization is like standing at the gas pump alongside with everyone else but because you have been deemed in perpetuity to be...

Little Blackberry of Boys.

  What Lola wants.  Lola gets. It also means she gets what she does not want... Call it the unintentional coquette meets the nice girl. The...

A TALE OF TWO DIFFERENT WOMEN: LOS ANGELES & NEW YORK CITY .

  We’ve heard whispers of their legacies all our lives: The two, most powerful metropolitan centers in America, perched magnificently on each coast. The cities...

Slaughter in Williamsburg.

Saturday Night in Williamsburg- the hipster's are starting to look more like Taliban with their 12 inch beards and track bikes (bikes without brakes.)...

Celebrity Death Sweeps you can bet on…

  I received a whole lot of dislike from sensitive snobs for pointing out that Dash Snow’s death should not have been considered any more...

MYSTIQUE OF THE HAMPTONS… WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT?

Either You Get It or You Don’t Getting out of the city is half the battle. ‘Masters of the Hamptons’ skillfully depart New York...

My unconventional dalliances with Call Girls.

When a woman makes the decision to sell the pleasures of her body she is crossing a certain line. Or so it would seem....

The allure and perils of on line dating…

I’m not immune to the phenomenon of online dating, in fact, its a social experiment for me. I’ve been on all sorts of dates...

Culture for Camera…

There’s a scene in the seminal movie ‘La Dolce Vita ‘ (directed by Federico Fellini)where the eponymous hero and obvious dilettante Marcello must decide...