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Emily Nussbaum

December 1, 2008
Jack of All Torture

A new season of 24 provides the usual fun for our hero (crucifixion?) and a president for the Obama age.

October 27, 2008 | Book/Author Profile
Updike and the Women

The Witches, The Widows, and the ambiguous bliss of misogyny.

October 13, 2008 | Features
What Tina Fey Would Do for a SoyJoy

Product integration, 30 Rock, and the trouble with using brands to write TV.

October 6, 2008 |
In Conversation: Gloria Steinem and Suheir Hammad

A feminist icon and a rising star on the sexual revolution, the booty-call nineties, and the Superwoman myth.

September 22, 2008 | Features
The Man in the Bushes

He stalked Jackie, was pummeled by Brando, and gave birth to the idea of modern American celebrity. Without Ron Galella, there’d be no TMZ. Much to his dismay.

September 1, 2008 |
Weird Science

J.J. Abrams tries to play it straight(er) with Fringe.

July 28, 2008 | TV Profiles
Square Peggy

On Mad Men, Elisabeth Moss plays one of TV’s newest nerd girlsóbut with an unsettling twist.

May 12, 2008
Sarah Jessica Parker Would Like a Few Words With Carrie Bradshaw

The Sex and the City star likes Victorian morality tales, frets about artistic purity, and laments the passing of Old New York. So how did she become the poster girl for the New Manhattan?

April 14, 2008 |
The New York Canon: TV

From Rhoda to Seinfeld to Samantha Jones, this is New York in a box.

June 23, 2008 | Intelligencer

Get ready for the stalkerverse.