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Spring 2010

  1. gossipmonger
    Lourdes Just Couldn’t Take the Fighting AnymoreShe wants mom and dad back together, and Little Malawi David probably does, too. Also, come on with Cin to the Fulton Fish Market! In the Ides of January gossip roundup!
  2. party lines
    Craig, Watts, & Barkin at the Defiance ScreeningDon’t worry. The actor wined and dined it first.
  3. media deathwatch
    Newspapers Become Blogs Become Newspapers AgainTry to keep up.
  4. the greatest depression
    Citigroup and Morgan Stanley to Share Custody of Smith BarneyCiti will continue to own 49 percent of the unit and see it on weekends and holidays.
  5. early and often
    Obama Sticks by His Money ManTim Geithner, the president-elect’s Treasury nominee, just made an honest personal-finance mistake.
  6. the sports section
    Everybody’s Laughing at the New Mets PatchLook how boring it is compared to the Yankees’ patch for THEIR new stadium.
  7. walk-through
    Tour a Loft in Richard Meier’s 173 Perry StreetA two-bedroom loft is selling for $3 million.
  8. early and often
    Which Bush Administration Official Is ‘the Juice Man’?An oddly personal Bush family anecdote ends up on VF.com, with a hidden gem.
  9. made-off
    Madoff Associate Doesn’t Show Up for Meeting With InvestigatorsRobert Jaffe, who ran a feeder fund that contributed millions to Bernie Madoff’s Ponzi scheme, was a no-show at this morning’s meeting with the Massachusetts Securities Division.
  10. the greatest depression
    The Complete John Paulson’This is, after all, a man whose mind has been set on making vast, historic amounts of money since he was a kid.’
  11. Congressman Conyers Opposes Sanjay Gupta, Bestows Peace Prize on Paul KrugmanWhat a busy year for Paul Krugman.
  12. early and often
    Sarah Palin Wants to Be Bitter About Caroline KennedyHoney, get in line.
  13. the human cost
    Obama Requests Stay of Execution for Rabbit-Ear TelevisionsThe Department of Commerce doesn’t have enough cash to help you switch to digital.
  14. early and awesome
    Is President Bush Drinking Again?That’s the only explanation we can come up with for what he said to Al Sharpton today.
  15. mouth manes
    Breaking: Brad Pitt’s Mustache Totally Unnecessary for the RoleHe was just being a diva.
  16. neighborhood watch
    The People Who Went in Coney Water Yesterday Are Not Real PeopleThey call themselves Polar Bears, but they are really temperature-free swimbots.
  17. the sports section
    Teams Lose, Fans Win — Maybe — in the Greatest DepressionVanity businesses don’t look so good when you’re suddenly broke. But outside of New York, tickets are cheap!
  18. neighborhood watch
    Nobody’s New Year’s Eve Was As Bad As This OneFreezing and most likely wasted, on a conked-out commuter train, till dawn.
  19. hillary’s senate seat
    Officials Tell Press Paterson Is Leaning Toward CarolineBut he is “still looking”!
  20. ridiculous things
    The Wall Street Bull SpeaksWall Street’s famous bronze bull tells ‘Esquire’ what he’s learned from the financial crisis.
  21. Tom Wolfe Continues Lifelong Battle Against The New YorkerThis time, it’s music critic Alex Ross in his crosshairs.
  22. animanhattan
    Despite Looming Zoo Cuts, Bears Have Job Security“We can’t fire our bears or furlough our sea lions.”
  23. sex on skates
    Sarah Palin: Pitbull, LionessShe’ll defend her cubs! And grandcubs. And babydaddycubs.
  24. early and often
    Bush Twins: Obama Girls Are Cuter Than We AreTo be fair, they haven’t reached the Awkward Years yet.
  25. 21 questions
    James Murphy’s Favorite New Yorker Is HimselfThe man behind LCD Soundsystem answers our usual 21 questions.
  26. neighborhood watch
    Half Quarter of All Subway Deaths Were of Drunk PeopleJust when you thought you were drinking responsibly by taking mass transit.
  27. The Fabulous Noel SistersBernie Madoff’s biggest victim, Walter A. Noel, may have made seriously bad business decisions, but he made seriously hot daughters.
  28. crazytown
    Honestly, Who Doesn’t Throw a Shoe These Days?A protester tried to hurl one at an MTA board member during a meeting over fare hikes and service cuts.
  29. neighborhood watch
    Manhattan Home Prices Down 20 Percent Since Summer?Now’s the time to buy! Except, oh, your nest egg is worth nothing now.
  30. the sports section
    Leitch:The Jets’ Nightmare ScenarioWhat if the Jets never make it to the playoffs? Would this be not the beginning of a new era in Jets football, but the end of it?
  31. early and often
    Time Picks Barry O. As Person of the YearAnd somehow Matt Drudge is happy about it.
  32. early and often
    Obama Frightens SchoolchildrenThe day goes horribly awry when Obama says probably the worst thing you, a young student, could possibly imagine hearing.
  33. the greatest depression
    SEC Admits It Kinda Screwed Up the Madoff ThingThe Securities and Exchange Commission acknowledges its ‘multiple failures over at least a decade’ to stop Bernie Madoff from running a $50 billion Ponzi scheme.
  34. early and often
    Bill Richardson, Ever Diplomatic, Settles for Commerce SecretaryThe consummate team player joins the team of rivals — but Hispanic leaders want more!
  35. let’s get civical
    Mario Cuomo Will Not Be Painted With That BrushEvery governor New York has their portrait hanging in Albany, except for Mario Cuomo.
  36. gossipmonger
    Mickey Rourke Drank and Drugged to Quench the Fire InsideThat’s what Alec Baldwin said! Plus, Eva Amurri and Julianne Moore are putting themselves and others at risk. And a depressing Gary Coleman item that we put at the very bottom.
  37. crazytown
    What to Do When You Are Locked in a Belly-Dancing Bar After You’ve Already Stolen EverythingSeriously, haven’t you always wondered what you’d do? God bless the police blotter.
  38. media deathwatch
    ‘Time’ Has Poor Holiday TimingThat and the rest of the news from our bad media Monday.
  39. in other news
    Why Oh Why Won’t Barack Obama Call on Fox News Reporters?If you think it’s because he’s keeping a grudge, then why did he call on that whiny dude from CBS?
  40. white men without money
    Donald Trump Not Making Good on His Loans?Not this again…
  41. the greatest depression
    BREAKING: We’re in a RecessionKind of feels anticlimactic, doesn’t it?
  42. election hangover
    New Attorney General Eric Holder Will Serve Barack ObamaOn the basketball court.
  43. intel
    Tell Us Why You Love New YorkWe write all day long about why we love it. Now it’s your turn.
  44. Meet Mike KanevskyHe works at Merrill Lynch by day, but puts on party-promoter pants at night.
  45. call service
    The Spitzer Scandal, Season TwoEight months since its explosive premiere, our favorite show, the Spitzer Prostitution Scandal, is coming back.
  46. obama administration
    New Administration Already Tackling Afghanistan, Which Is Already ResistingBy picking Robert Gates for Defense secretary, Obama has given himself the power to start preparing his Afghanistan strategy before he even gets into office.
  47. it happened this week
    HeadhuntingAll the news you missed this week, if you weren’t paying attention.
  48. ink-stained wretches
    Which ‘Working Journalists’ Could Work for Dan Abrams?So far, it’s looking like not the ‘top’ ones.
  49. the greatest show of our time
    ‘Gossip Girl’ Goes DeepIn which we tally up the points from this week’s recap.
  50. the greatest depression
    Hedge-Fund Manager Disgusted by Her Own KindSandra Manzke, a manager of a Darien-based hedge fund, sent out a mass e-mail this week to investors and members of the financial community decrying the sins committed by her contemporaries in the marketplace.
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