All was calm in the lesbian barkeep community. If the owner of, say, the Clit Club needed a favor, then the owner of Meow Mix wouldn’t hesitate to help. And if someone had an especially good night going, the others would try to stay out of the way. It was a friendly kind of capitalism. Read More
Socialite Cece Cord has been using her connections in the fashion world to make a little extra on the side. The blond-haired Texas beauty, whose 22-year marriage to designer hubby Barry Kieselstein-Cord ended in 1996, has also recently stepped down from her position as director of public relations at Barry Kieselstein-Cord International. For reasons undisclosed, Read More
By Shayna Samuels 3/02/98 12:00am
Exercise trends travel like chain letters, from models to celebrities to Condé Nast editors to people in cubicles in midtown office buildings.
In the 80′s, we packed a gym bag and paid for the previous night’s cheesecake by sweating in step classes. But we couldn’t catch up, and by the early 90′s a wafer-thin, prepubescent Read More
By Shayna Samuels 12/15/97 12:00am
Streb-Ringside, a Brooklyn-based modern dance company, is coming to the Joyce Theater, and it’s gonna be heavy. Not heavy as in death and depression, but literally 3,000 pounds heavy. The tonnage is made up of padded wagons, a trampoline, Velcro mats, inflatable air compressors and a thick plywood wall supported by steel tubing. This is Read More