BY SAM GREISMAN A look back at today's top stories SANDY The clean up is underway across the east coast following the destruction from 'Superstorm Sandy'. New York City and the surrounding … [Read more...] about Towleroad Talking Points: Recovering From Sandy
Archives for October 2012
There are a few ways to distinguish between a legitimate response to a tragedy and just taking advantage of one. Consider four: 1. Responses are selfless; only selfish actors take advantage. 2. … [Read more...] about Hurricane Sandy and What It Means to ‘Politicize’ a Tragedy?
HENRI 4: L'Haunting. Cat does not suffer fools. iPUMPKIN: A time-lapse Steve Jobs Jack O'Lantern. SHARON NEEDLES: "Every Day is Halloween". FELIX BAUMGARTNER: His sonic boom captured … [Read more...] about Towleroad Guide to the Tube #1241
Paul Ryan stages another 'charity' stunt. Romney campaign: "A Romney-Ryan administration will always ensure that disaster funding is there for those in need," said campaign … [Read more...] about News: Benedict Cumberbatch, Skeleton, Lydia Callis, The Wanted
Ben Gibbard of Death Cab for Cutie talks about his support for marriage equality, and the joy he felt at seeing his sister marry, in a Daily Beast post: It was at Capitol Hill out here in Seattle. My … [Read more...] about Death Cab’s Ben Gibbard Discusses Support for Marriage Equality, Joy at His Sister’s Wedding
Here's a recent dispatch from Gothamist on the situation downtown in NYC: Jonathan Maimon lives in Downtown Brooklyn, where he commutes to his job as a associate portfolio manager for a mutual … [Read more...] about Updates on NYC Outages and Services: Hurricane Sandy