Everyone has their favorite one-off Seinfeld character, whether it’s the Caped Lawyer or the Soup Nazi. It was series co-creator Larry David who donned the questionable accessory to play the former, though there doesn’t appear to have been a real-life equivalent. Show More Summary
(June 14, 2017 09:26 PM, by David Henderson) Why isn't the gold standard more popular with current-day economists? Milton Friedman once hypothesized that monetary economists are loath to criticize central banks because central banks are by far their largest employer. Providing some evidence for the hypothesis, I... (0 COMMENTS)
A poem like Larry Levis’s “Some Grass Along a Ditch Bank” reminds you that being on the edge of the natural world is like being on the edge of time.
Do we finally know when the new season of HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm will premiere? If cast-member JB Smoove (and a few unconfirmed sources) are to be believed, then the chances are looking better than Larry David's on a daily basis....Show More Summary
(May 24, 2017 04:04 PM, by David Henderson) On agriculture, China reiterated a promise that it has broken in the past to let in more beef. Previously, we, as reciprocity, had been withholding publication of a permissive rule on Chinese poultry, but we have now relented. Advantage... (0 COMMENTS)
In the third episode of season two of HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm, Larry David hires a chamber orchestra to gently wake his wife on the morning of her birthday. It’s one of Larry’s more romantic gestures on the show, even if his best friend shows up to play golf halfway through the performance. Show More Summary
The star-studded event raised money to fight Trump's attacks on the environment.
The amount Bannon’s hauled in from the show is obscene
Thanks to an old deal, Bannon may earn cold hard cash on Seinfeld re-runs
Because Larry David has thoughts on Steve Bannon, check out today's end-of-day links: workplace pets, Trump's 'fake war' on 'fake news,' Chainsmokers go full-Spinal Tap, UFO sightings increase, Carrie Coon profile, and baby & Boxer play with bubbles. Show More Summary
“Seinfeld” creator Larry David isn’t happy Steve Bannon made millions from having a stake in the hit series.
Since Steve Bannon emerged, people have marveled at him as the mysterious Satan- and Sith-loving mound of decomposing organic material that somehow has the ear of the president. The teeter totter of power has tipped back and forth in...Show More Summary
Read it in your best David impression.
Wizards of Waverly Place, Larry David’s least-favorite teen show that’s universally despised by Greenwich Village–dwellers for its unrealistic representation of prime Washington Square Park real estate (they own an unpopular sandwich shop, c’mon!) had a nice reunion this weekend at David Henrie’s wedding. (Yup, a wedding. We’re getting old.) The ... More »
Larry David, the co-creator of Seinfeld and star of Curb Your Enthusiasm, has a 23-year-old daughter named Cazzie, and she is showing us the apple doesn't fall far from the tree. She is the writer and star of Eighty-Sixed, a web series...Show More Summary
Where better to find a cynical mediation on the millennial condition than the David family? Following in her dad’s footsteps, Cazzie David’s debut web series, Eighty-Sixed, has arrived — and it’s everything you’d expect. Created in tandem...Show More Summary
We’re all undeniably lucky for Larry David’s existence. If it wasn’t for the irritable genius, we wouldn’t have “Seinfeld” or “Curb Your Enthusiasm” and frankly, we wouldn’t want to live in that world. What some may not realize, though,...Show More Summary
I recently sung the praises of Larry David’s 23-year-old daughter Cazzie David in our I Like This Bitch’s Life series, the result of hours spent creeping through her perfectly curated Instagram feed. But as it turns out, Cazzie is just as well versed in the intricacies of social media envy ... More »
Cazzie David channels Curb Your Enthusiasm in her new web series, which is all about the ways social media amplifies millennial neuroses.
The Cleveland Cavaliers have waived center Larry Sanders, Cavaliers General Manager David Griffin announced today. Sanders played in five games for the Cavs this season and four games for the Canton Charge this season. This was his big NBA comeback attempt. It was not [...]