How is Rupert Murdoch, almost 80 years old, dealing
with mortality? By trying to take down the world’s most influential newspaper, starting a war with the world’s most
powerful tech company, and battling back his own family’s efforts
to take control before he’s ready to surrender it.
On the Cover: Photograph by Nigel Parry/CPI Syndication.
Keith McNally—of the Odeon, Cafe Luxembourg, Lucky Strike, Pravda, Balthazar, Pastis, Schiller’s, and Minetta Tavern fame—is opening a new restaurant. As usual, he thinks it’s going to be a failure.
Five architects’ plans for managing a globally warmed future.
There's a surprisingly large club of living celebrities who have read about their own deaths.
Andrew Cuomo has just become the governor-in-waiting. Now his real troubles begin.
Our roundup of news from around the city.
The thrall of the wild, in Central Park.
The Greek tycoon hits town for the unveiling of his controversial New Museum show curated by Jeff Koons (who also spruced up his yacht).
When Reggie Miller walks through the city this week, he’ll be booed and cursed. And he’ll love it.
Wendy Mink's vintage baubles, deep discounts at the Conran Shop, and more.
The green-wearing literary agent Janis Donnaud.
In artist-collector Hunt Slonem’s world, clutter is comfort.
Tom Colicchio helped pioneer the local-and-seasonal craze, but his latest venture feels behind the curve.
If you were going to go and have a fruit named after you, you could do a lot worse than the Meyer lemon.
Week of March 8, 2010: The Brindle Room and the Tangled Vine Wine Bar & Kitchen.
Once gritty, now gourmet, the Bowery has become the latest restaurant row.
The past year’s price dip allowed these longtime renters to become owners.
The loopy oeuvre of Sam Rockwell, America’s sweetest badass.
Lewis Carroll’s Wonderland novels have inspired more than a century of literature, fashion, art—even crime!
Tim Burton’s Alice isn’t quite Lewis Carroll’s, but it has its own delightfully garish soul.
As Lost lumbers toward its end, fans find themselves … hopeful? Fearful? Confused?
Twyla Tharp choreographs seduction.
The Whitney Biennial is thoughtful, humanly scaled, and blessedly low on hype.
Doveman steps gingerly into the spotlight.
With his new novel, The Ask, Sam Lipsyte finds the funny in failure.
After warming up with a daytime menu of sublime subs and antipasti, Torrisi Italian Specialties launches dinner on March 9.
Readers sound off on Christina Hendricks, Gilt Groupe, and more.
Our deliberately oversimplified guide to who falls where on our taste hierarchies.
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