Those terrifying and squirm-inducing anti-smoking signs showing decayed teeth and whatnot may become collectors items (I mean, right? Hanging ironically over your sofa?) now that a federal judge has struck down a city law that required stores to post them.
“Even merchants of morbidity are entitled to the full protection of the Read More
“A fiercely competitive man, he is also an avid conservationist who freaked out when birds would fly into the glass windows of 85 Broad.” – Vanity Fair on Goldman Sachs’ ex-CEO Hank Paulson this January.
“As he speaks, a bird thuds straight into his glass-fronted office at North Colonnade, Canary Wharf. ‘Boy, that’s Read More
Charlie Rose was the latest junction on the Christopher Hitchens cancer whistle-stop tour, and the interviewer pulled no punches in inquiring about the lifestyle that inevitably contributed to the pundit’s cancer.
Rose, who had a health scare himself fairly recently, asked Hitchens if he would do it all again, Read More
Jeffrey Goldberg recently sat down with Christopher Hitchens to ask him about his atheism in the face of dying. Goldberg is well suited for the task, as he’s publicly pondered the pundit’s lack of faith a good deal recently.
“How am I?” Hitch responds to Goldberg’s opening pleasantries. “I’m Read More