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2/10/2009 at 6:00 p.m.
What Not to Ask Salman Rushdie
The author is a little touchy about Valentine's Day.
By Bennett Marcus
2/9/2009 at 10:59 a.m.
‘Hottest Bachelors’ List Features Restaurant Types, Obviously
Taavo Somer of Freemans gets lusted after again. But is he really even a bachelor?
By Daniel Maurer
1/27/2009 at 5:41 p.m.
At Vermilion Denies Doomsday Prophecies
The London 'Times' gets a whiff of Salman Rushdie's restaurateur troubles.
By Alexandra Vallis
12/24/2008 at 10:40 a.m.
Lance Armstrong Is Preggers!
Sort of. That and more in our gossip roundup!
By Chris Rovzar
12/18/2008 at 1:45 p.m.
What Cheap Presents Your Betters Are Buying This Holiday Season
Here's what books Brian Williams, Arianna Huffington, and other media types are giving out this year.
By Chris Rovzar
11/7/2008 at 5:05 p.m.
Director Deepa Mehta on ‘Heaven on Earth,’ Adapting Rushdie’s ‘Midnight’s Children,’ and the X-Men
Mehta spoke to Vulture from Toronto about Bollywood, Hollywood, magical realism, and the X-Men.
By Emma Pearse
10/29/2008 at 10:30 a.m.
Salman Rushdie Calls John Sutherland ‘Chickenshit’ for Not Eating His Book
For what it's worth, we agree completely.
By Jada Yuan
10/1/2008 at 10:42 a.m.
Salman Rushdie on Team ‘Medina’
Sherry Jones's publisher was firebombed over her new novel; Salman Rushdie has some idea how this must feel.
By Jessica Coen
9/16/2008 at 11:00 a.m.
Diddy Will Taxi, But Mariah Won’t Scoop
much more mature than Mariah, who left her dog poop in front of Cavalli. Learn which other celebs can act like grown-ups in today's gossip roundup!
By Tim Murphy
9/9/2008 at 3:17 p.m.
John Sutherland Chickens Out, Will Not Eat His Copy of ‘The Enchantress of Florence’!
Sutherland vowed to eat his copy of Rushdie's novel if it didn't win the Booker — and now he's backing out!
By Lane Brown
9/9/2008 at 12:25 p.m.
Booker Prize Short List Announced!
And Joseph O'Neill and Salman Rushdie aren't on it!
By Lane Brown
7/29/2008 at 1:45 p.m.
Booker Prize Long List Announced; Can Anything Beat ‘Netherland’?
Can anything beat the novel James Wood called 'one of the most remarkable postcolonial books I have ever read'?
7/10/2008 at 10:15 a.m.
Salman Rushdie Wins the Best of the Booker Award
The overwhelming favorite takes the prize.
6/9/2008 at 12:30 p.m.
Rushdie, Burroughs, Palahniuk: Whose ‘TBR’ Review Was the Worst?
It was a busy week, apparently, for whichever intern is in charge of hatchet-sharpening duties at the 'Times Book Review.'
5/5/2008 at 12:00 p.m.
The Three Musketeers Cut Up at PEN World Voices Fest
On Friday, Salman Rushdie, Umberto Eco, and Mario Vargas Llosa read from their work and argued over which one is Aramis.
4/29/2008 at 5:00 p.m.
Salman Rushdie, Aspiring Actor
Just how hard is Salman Rushdie trying to break into showbiz?
4/29/2008 at 11:30 a.m.
Scarlett Johansson's Music Video Confirms: Her Album Is Good
The video to "Falling Down" might as well be the sequel to 'Lost in Translation' — and we like it.
4/23/2008 at 5:00 p.m.
How Helen Hunt Got Salman Rushdie to Give Her a Sonogram
So how did the author of 'The Satanic Verses' win the part of Hunt's obstetrician in her new movie?
4/14/2008 at 9:49 a.m.
Salman Rushdie Is on the Prowl in Midtown
Also, Barry Diller gets sued, Michelle Trachtenberg shows off her carb-eating skills, and Jade Jagger gets picky for Belvedere in our daily gossip roundup.
3/14/2008 at 11:00 a.m.
Salman Rushdie Spotted With Girlie Drink!
Cindy Adams, columnist for the masculine organ known as the New York
Post, apparently looked at Salman Rushdie askance when she saw the author and bon vivant "chugging a pink drink" at a party the other night, even though the party was, in her own words, "serving pre-prepared Cosmopolitans." What's next?, we imagine Cindy squawking to Salman. Hanging out with Elton John? "Look, it's what they've got," Salman said. "I'm easy." Let's hope not too easy, Salman. Cindy wouldn't want to have to write about you waking up in the back of Lance Bass's space shuttle some day.
Not Running Back, Tiki Offers Advice [NYP]