Items! Ethics Panel and NBC Consider Going Public

The state ethics commission won’t ask David Paterson how Caroline Kennedy’s confidential records got out.

Norman Oder takes some questions on Atlantic Yards.

The Goldman Sachs p.r. offensive gets borderline offensive.

Would NBC Universal really go public?

Famous people will put on scrappy plays.

A female writer recalls the bad old days at the Late Show.

David Chang plays nice.

Choire Sicha uses graphs to explain the way newspapers write about the death of newspapers.

Everyone is getting on famously at The Times.

Doree Shafrir chats with Gail Collins on Jezebel.

Attention Mets fans: wants to know why you hate the Yankees.

The Nook is hot, despite its name.