Plus: Martha Plimpton coins the phrase "beige trash."
"I taught James everything he knows," says Cunningham. "He was illiterate when he came into my care."
Plus: Bret Michaels befriends the friendosaurus.
Plus: 'Fela!' moving to Broadway.
Writer Michael Cunningham knows from brilliant, troubled women.
Rising actress Mamie Gummer talks to the magazine this week about her breakout role in Lajos Koltai's new film Evening, about which New York's critic David Edelstein had less kind things to say than he did about the character portrayed by both Gummer and her real-life mother Meryl Streep.
"[I] will be happy to debate DeLay in whatever prison he ultimately relocates to and allow ABC to cover that debate." —Michael Moore's response to Tom DeLay, who called him "chicken" for canceling their debate [Variety]