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The Eight-Day Week
- Lady Gaga had dinner last night with Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Now there is a couple that makes some sort of sense in this crazy, mixed-up world.
- The New Yorker Festival this weekend brought out Lena Dunham, if that was any sort of surprise.
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The Daily Transom
It’s what all the house ads in our pile of unread New Yorker magazines—we’ve been busy!—have been hinting toward. The New Yorker Festival began last night and continues today. Events include
Nancy Franklin may be taking a sabbatical from her post as television critic for The New Yorker, but it looks like she’s got one more small-screen magic trick up her sleeve before she goes.
In a surprise addition to the magazine’s annual festival, Ms. Franklin will moderate a panel with the entire cast Read More
The 2011 New Yorker Festival will take place in the city between Sept. 30 and Oct. 2, and The Observer obtained a copy of the lineup. That means we get to see the pairing-up of New Yorker writers and their celebrity counterparts. They did a crack job this year!
Here it is, accompanied by some Read More