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Dalai Lama

  1. Watch John Oliver’s ‘Last Week Tonight’ Interview with the Dalai LamaHere’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver heads to India to sit down with the Dalai Lama to chat about uplifting […]
  2. boycotts
    China Said to Ban Gaga After Dalai Lama MeetingA Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson said the Dalai Lama’s appearances are a smoke screen “to promote his proposal for Tibetan independence.”
  3. look of the day
    You’d Make This Face, Too, If You Met the Dalai LamaHello, his Holiness.
  4. Food TV
    Watch the Dalai Lama’s Appearance on MasterChef AustraliaHis Holiness doesn’t have anything bad, really, to say about you or your food.
  5. clickables
    Watch an Australian News Anchor Try to Tell the Dalai Lama a Joke“He didn’t know what pizza was.”
  6. osama bin killed
    Dalai Lama Says Killing Osama Bin Laden Was Justified, in a Dalai Lama Sort of WayCompassionate countermeasures.
  7. dalai lama
    The Dalai Lama Will Step Down As Tibet’s Political LeaderBut he’ll stay on as spiritual chief.
  8. international tweens
    North Korea Toys With 13-Year-Old Boy’s EmotionsHe arrived on a “sunshine policy” to build a “children’s peace forest.”
  9. controversial meetings
    Obama Meets With Dalai Lama Despite Chinese DisapprovalMeeting takes place in Map Room, not Oval Office.
  10. contests
    Vulture Contest: Win Tickets to See Iggy Pop, Patti Smith, and Others at the Tibet House U.S. Benefit ConcertWe want your haikus!
  11. design hunting
    Design Hunting: Gumball Furniture, Yellow Walls, and Bright-Blue AstroturfWith offices on her mind, our design editor Wendy Goodman made the rounds to the Vitra showroom, M+K’s bright-blue offices, and more.
  12. serenity now
    The Dalai Lama Helps Us Appreciate Our Mediocre GovernmentHis Holiness offers words of wisdom at the State Senate yesterday.
  13. intel
    Rielle Hunter’s Cabal of Crazy: A RosterTo sum up: Everyone involved in this whole Edwards-affair mess is probably crazy, almost certainly lying, and definitely should keep his or her mouth shut. Here are the bit players you need to know.
  14. in other news
    Robert ‘Uma’s Dad’ Thurman Fantasizes About Being Breast-fed by Dick CheneyIn a Q&A with the ‘Times,’ we learn about a very disturbing meditation technique.
  15. NewsFeed
    Falafelgate Unfolds: Contest May Have Closed EarlyAlthough a restaurant searching for a name said contest entries would be accepted until April 28, records show the winner was picked over two weeks earlier.
  16. cult of personality
    In Praise of Kathy GriffinWe can’t help but have a crush on Kathy Griffin. See, we think she “gets it” in the same way we do, which is hard to find, especially on the pages of a fashion magazine, but in the April Elle — their “Smart Women” issue — Griffin gives us four reasons to love her in all her self-effacing glory:
  17. gossipmonger
    George Clooney Thinks Cindy Adams Is Awkwardly NosyGeorge Clooney’s response to a question asking whether he planned on marrying Sarah Lawson: “What kind of question is that to ask in front of her? Let’s just say I’m fine the way I am right now, thank you.” Four Seasons owner Julian Niccolini is selling his own Sauvignon Blanc, available at Dean & DeLuca. After falling ill in Israel (perhaps with dysentery), Maureen Dowd got medical attention from White House doc Richard Tubb and hitched a ride home on Air Force One. Some pro-life bloggers are angry that Vogue did a fashion shoot with a woman who got an abortion 22 weeks into her pregnancy. Diddy is hiring both a personal and an executive assistant. (One responsibility: acting as a “liaison” between the chairman and his family.) Diane Keaton ate at Michael Jordan’s The Steak House in Grand Central Terminal.
  18. gossipmonger
    Michael Jackson Checks Out Other Masks and Wigs at ‘Lion King’Michael Jackson took his three kids to see the Lion King on Broadway, and they were all wearing wigs and baseball caps. An art dealer in Chelsea sued Christie’s for $7 million for allegedly selling him a fake Basquiat. Kanye West’s album is outselling 50 Cent’s, though 50 is still worth more money according to Forbes. Jennifer Lopez may be expecting twins, but that’d be news to Marc Anthony. The Dalai Lama likes eating at Masala Garden on West 79th Street. Vince Vaughn went into Marquee at 2:45 a.m. to hit on some girls. Hugh Grant cruised down a deserted strip of road in Southampton in a red convertible. Representative Charles Rangel subconsciously thinks Hillary Clinton is going to be president.