Jay McInerney Breaks His Foot on a Cliché

Jay McInerney broke his foot running to hail a cab. Outside the Waverly Inn. Martha Stewart and Cosmo editor Kate White were among Glamour’s “Top 10 College Women.” Pete Wentz and girlfriend Ashlee Simpson cut the bathroom line at Wentz’s bar, Angels and Kings. A documentary adaptation is being filmed of Crimes Against Nature, Robert F. Kennedy Jr.’s indictment of President Bush’s environmental policy. Hugh Hefner praised a story in Elle that trashed some of his girlfriends, even though he told the girls he’d write a critical letter to the editor about it. Katie Couric had breakfast with Ted Koppel.

Former American Idol star Fantasia Barrino was told by a cast member of The Color Purple not to wear pumps. Billy and Katie Lee Joel aren’t breaking up. Artist Tracey Emin slept through her own party at the Venice Biennale. Jennifer Aniston’s new boyfriend, Paul Sculfor, looks like Brad Pitt. Mike Tyson has Bollywood film aspirations. Molly Sims vacationed in Peru with boyfriend Justin Chatwin. Meatball maker Pino Luongo believes he was left out of a Times story on meatballs because he had a fight with a book editor. Liz Smith wants Roseanne Barr to be the next host of The View.