THE ASPCA is asking New Yorkers to add a homeless cat to their Black Friday shopping lists.
New Yorkers may have re-elected Gov. Andrew Cuomo, but plenty of them would rather see Taylor Swift and other celebrities shake it up.
Who wants to direct a Rocket and Groot movie? Were those two characters in The New Yorker? Which Serenity actress is now on The Flash? Will Supergirl cross over with Arrow? What’s happening on the set of Batman v Superman? Does Gwyneth...Show More Summary
The December 8, 2014 issue of The New Yorker features a powerful “Broken Arch” cover illustration by Bob Staake in response to the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. “I wanted to comment on the tragic rift that we’re witnessing,” Bob Staake says about his cover for the December 8 issue, arriving next week. “I lived in […]
The December 8th issue of The New Yorker features a powerful “Broken Arch” cover illustration by Bob Staake in response to the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. “I wanted to comment on the tragic rift that we’re witnessing,” Bob Staake says about his cover for the December 8th issue, arriving next week. “I lived in St. […]
The New Yorker’s new cover is a beautiful, understated take on the unrest in Ferguson this past week. It also bears a strong resemblance to an Aug. 21 editorial cartoon by R.J. Matson. (courtesy Cagle) Bob Staake, who illustrated the...Show More Summary
Senator Schumer said Obamacare was a political miscalculation because it benefited a population that is less likely to vote and ignored the middle-class. The law has made health insurance affordable to millions of New Yorkers and led to an overall slowdown in premium increases in Schumer's home state of New York. Show More Summary
The New Yorker's next cover is incredible. http://t.co/aCtcI2lilI pic.twitter.com/kLD9u1Aglz — Matt Pearce (@mattdpearce) November 26, 2014 I've seen a whole lot of commentary online about people who had to unfriend people over racist Facebook rants yesterday. Show More Summary
This stunning New Yorker cover seems destined to take its place among the magazine’s pantheon of illustrations that merge iconographic simplicity with sharp social commentary. As the artist, Bob Staake, explains to the magazine, hisShow More Summary
Next week’s New Yorker cover depicts the Gateway Arch in St. Louis as half white, half black and broken in two.
Today’s Cool Site of the Day is @NewYorker magazine’s Cartoon Caption Contest. Each week, The New Yorker provides a cartoon in need of a caption. You, the reader, submit your caption and they choose three finalists. Finalists for this week’s cartoon will appear online December 8th, and in the December 15th issue of The New Yorker. Show More Summary
The New Yorker has released the cover of its next issue online, and it brilliantly encapsulates the tension that has taken over Ferguson, Missouri, a suburb of St. Louis that has been racked by protests recently. The cover shows St.Show More Summary
It will come as no surprise to fans of the Knicks, Islanders, Mets or Jets, but the owners of those franchises were all chosen by Rolling Stone as among the “15 Worst Owners in Sports.” Luckily for New Yorkers, none landed the top spot;...Show More Summary
Exactly two New Yorkers voted for Taylor Swift for governor in this year's election, and I'm pretty sure it was me and the cat I dressed up as a human so he could go with me to vote for Taylor Swift. Other strange write-ins included votes for Derek Jeter, Eleanor... More »
"... eager to bring home U.S. troops, and reluctant to get the United States embroiled militarily elsewhere in the Middle East," writes John Cassidy in The New Yorker.If the primary goal was to complete Obama’s agenda of disengaging from Iraq and Afghanistan, then having Hagel at the Pentagon seemed to make sense. Show More Summary
The persons “we” choose to believe, the persons we don’t… Jelani Cobb, in the New Yorker: Two weeks ago, Anita Hill, following an address that she delivered to a packed auditorium at the University of Connecticut, was asked how it made her feel to know that, despite her testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee that [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
New Yorkers have a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving when it comes to the city’s finances.
New Yorkers protesting the Darren Wilson grand jury decision shut down large swathes of the city Tuesday evening, blocking off an entrance to the Lincoln Tunnel and both sides of the FDR Drive as thousands of people joined the march. Read more...
Electric vehicles are getting a lot more efficient and popular to drive in New York City. Did you know there are more than 150 commercial electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in Manhattan, as listed in the online database PlugShare,...Show More Summary