Chelsea Clinton joined advocates this evening in Manhattan to mark the first week of a phonebank campaign to legalize same-sex marriage, and said she hopes that New York will pass a same-sex marriage bill by her anniversary this July.
“As someone who got married last year, it was certainly the happiest day of my life Read More
A reader passed along the following invitation from FriendFactor, a new gay rights group which will be making a big splash in New York next month with Chelsea Clinton headlining its first fundraiser.
Besides Ms. Clinton, the host committee includes a number of the leading lights from the local LGBT world, including former Republican National Read More
On the final night of Fashion Week, New York’s sartorial royalty skipped the final few Fall 2011 shows in order to get a peek at Set in Style, the new Van Cleef & Arpels exhibition at the Cooper-Hewitt.
Bergdorf Goodman’s Linda Fargo, in frothy Vera Wang, lamented having to miss the two shows for the Read More
The broker trying to sell Rhinebeck’s Astor Courts estate has had to knock $4.5 million off the asking price, the Post gleefully reports this morning.
The 50-acre property, which includes a Stanford White-designed Beaux-Arts mansion, hosted the Chelsea Clinton wedding in July and served as John Jacob Astor IV’s weekend home. After Read More
Chelsea Getting Married
“Let us not overlook that other staple of large outdoor events: port-a-potties. Upscale weddings often include deluxe restroom trailers boasting hardwood stalls concealing porcelain toilets that actually flush; sinks with running water set in granite or marble; carpeted or tiled floors; electric lighting; air-conditioning, even piped-in music, fresh flowers and lovely hand towels.”
Bill and Hilary Clinton are alternately extremely anxious and emotionally vulnerable as they careen toward their daughter’s wedding, reports the AP and Reuters, pulling from an interview with Andrea Mitchell.
Hillary Clinton is in Pakistan today, taking steps to begin a bold new chapter in our relationship with the Read More
K9 cop has a real ‘Dog Day Afternoon‘ with trio. [NYDN]
Dumpster pools are back! [NYT]
New York unemployment fell in June for the sixth month running. [NYT]
Norman Mailer’s wife and his mistress are “still squabbling.” [NYP]
What’s the deal with the Read More
The Daily News offers their warmest congratulations to Hillary Clinton on her daughter’s engagement. They hear (from Bill) that Chelsea’s fiance is “a great human being,” and they can’t wait to see the ring once it’s properly sized and everything.
But in the meantime, a small present: their accompanying “proud papa” photo Read More
In South Texas, one of the state’s remaining Democratic strongholds, people love the Clintons. They know Bill’s favorite taco restaurant in McAllen, a city of about 150,000 on the Mexico border. They mobbed him at a Barnes & Noble last fall. They named a school after him.
So things should look pretty good for Hillary Read More