- May 17, 1999
- Why Your Kids Know More About the Future Than You Do
Is the Internet changing kids in mysterious, potentially dangerous ways? Certainly. And soon enough, it will change you, too.
- April 19, 1999
- Book 'Em
Got an opinion about the war? Clinton? The Jenny Jones trial? Or...pets? You too could be a TV star -- provided a desperate booker discovers you.
- April 12, 1999
- The Uninvited
Low-rent media critic Russ Smith -- that's "Mugger" to you -- is repulsed by the exclusionary liberal New York media Establishment. The feeling is mutual.
- April 5, 1999
- Judith's Untold Story
Monica-bashing book editor Judith Regan doesn't feel your pain -- or anyone else's, for that matter. She feels her own pain! And therein lies the secret to her blazing success.
- March 22, 1999
Political career begets media career begets political career. For today's breed of personal-identity professionals, public office and punditry are interchangeable career paths.
- March 15, 1999
- Dinner-Party Hacks
For those who need to know -- and need you to know that they know -- there are two A-list options: dinner with Ed or with Hitch. (Well, be careful with that last one.)
- March 8, 1999
- He'll Manage
Mike Ovitz, former superagent, has rankled all of Hollywood in his new bid to be . . . Leonardo DiCaprio's water boy? Sure, if he can own the town (again).
- March 1, 1999
- Brand Monica
The intern formerly known as a little nutty and a little slutty is now, suddenly, media queen of the moment. And she hasn't even gotten her Barbara Walters makeover yet.
- February 22, 1999
- Must-See PC
Never mind cybersex; the Web gets seriously intimate with Webcams, those teeny computer eyeballs that strip away all pretense and seduce with artlessness.
- February 8, 1999
- Virtual Reporting
Media coverage of Clinton's trial is actually, mostly, media coverage of CNN -- with even R. W. Apple Jr. writing his "In the Chamber" reports from . . . outside the chamber.