Posts tagged "new york"

Man Locks Himself In To Keep Technology Out

How far would you go to break yourself of your internet addiction? If you’re Mark Malkoff, you’ll lock yourself in your bathroom for five days. Malkoff, of New York, NY,…

Julie Gerstein | August 24, 2010 - 2:40 pm

10 Things Patti Stanger Needs To Know About Men In New York City

Good news! Our favorite matchmaker, Patti Stanger, is ditching la-la land and heading to the Big Apple for the next season of “Millionaire Matchmaker.” It’s about time, Patti! We –…

Ami Angelowicz | July 14, 2010 - 4:30 pm

Vera Wang Goes Jersey

We are going to call this one “Snookie’s Wang”. Ms. Vera closed her show in New York with a ‘do that resembled the signature style of our favorite MTV train…

Lauren Panariello | March 3, 2010 - 1:29 pm

New York Governor David Paterson Denies Sex Scandal Rumors

Very Important Question: if former New York Governor Eliot Spitzer, who resigned amidst a prostitution scandal, is the “Luv Guv,” what will we call the current governor, David Paterson, if…

Jessica Wakeman | February 9, 2010 - 2:40 pm

New York’s “Are You Drinking Fat?” PSA Ad Is The Grossest Ever

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg doesn’t want anyone in this city to have any fun. First, he banned smoking in bars, then trans-fats, then he made all chain restaurants…

Kate Torgovnick/ | December 15, 2009 - 3:10 pm

London To New York: You Suck. So, What’s The Best City Out There?

“New York has lost its edge,” claims The Times in London. We’re not exactly sure how London is in a position to judge the city where Frisky HQ is located,…

Leonora Epstein | November 23, 2009 - 1:10 pm

Does The Fashion Industry Need Government Aid To Survive?

The fashion industry has been hard hit by the recession, and it looks like it may take some strategic political partnerships to find the path of recovery. After the collaborative…

Leonora Epstein | October 20, 2009 - 1:50 pm

Henri Bendel Models Forced To Facebook In Public

Iconic New York City boutique, Henri Bendel is embracing the future. Instead of the standard slim mannequins draped in high end gear, the Fifth Avenue store has hired live models…

Zandile Blay | August 20, 2009 - 7:40 pm

Manhattan Is The Country’s Thinnest City

A study came out this week proving what anyone who’s ever lived in The Big Apple probably already guessed: Manhattan is the nation’s thinnest city. The study looked at body-mass…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 25, 2009 - 4:30 pm

The Naked Cowboy Is Running For Mayor Of New York City

Neither rain, nor snow, nor gloom of night can keep “Naked Cowboy” Robert Burck from strumming his guitar in his undies to entertain tourists in New York City. And now…

Daniela Guernica | July 22, 2009 - 11:40 am

Carrie Bradshaw Is Dead

Once upon a time, Carrie Bradshaw was a role model for women across America, and “Sex and the City” promised a Manolos and men-filled life. Even after the show was…

Susannah Breslin | December 18, 2008 - 12:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Child Prostitution, Breast Cancer, And Gossip Girl Sneak Peeks

On Friday, New York Governor David Paterson signed a bill into law that decriminalizes child prostitution. Those under 18 who are arrested for sexually-oriented crimes will be provided with social…

Catherine Strawn | September 29, 2008 - 1:30 pm

New York Fashion Week: Geren Ford Goes For Jewel Tones For Spring 2009

Geren Lockhart, designer of the Geren Ford collection is having quite a year with her super-hyped Urban Outfitters collection. Lockhart also pulled out of LA Fashion Week, presenting instead last…

Leonora Epstein | September 4, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Big Apple Hotel Offers Mr. Big Package

On Friday, May 30th, shoe stores will be empty, makeup counters customerless, salons won’t have a hair to do, and every man in America will be single for a few…

Simcha | May 13, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Captured: Forever 21 Bends Over

Sex sells. But does doggy-style make shoppers want cheap, trendy tops? Our gal pal Heather is way into Forever 21, but she did a double take when she saw their…

Simcha | April 24, 2008 - 7:15 pm

Real Chick Lit: Confessions Of A Female Cabbie

Melissa Plaut, author of Hack: How I Stopped Worrying About What To Do With My Life and Started Driving a Yellow Cab talks about passengers’ pick-up lines, fare beaters, and

Lucile Scott | April 10, 2008 - 3:30 pm

Where The Boys At? Um, Not On The East Coast

It looks like I’m living in the wrong city — and there is little to no chance I will be moving to LA…ever. Oh well, at least single people are…

Catherine Strawn | April 2, 2008 - 4:00 pm

Sexy Firefights Feel The Heat

New York City is known for being dirty, but even out on Long Island, New York’s finest are apparently too filthy for a fundraiser. Officials in Long Beach have banned…

Simcha | March 24, 2008 - 4:00 pm

Love 101: The L(ong) D(istance) R(elationship)

I met Duke* in Paris. He was actually British, visiting from London, and I was there from New York, sent by the magazine I worked for to cover the fashion…

Erin Flaherty | February 21, 2008 - 3:00 pm

The Daily Hotness: Johan Santana

There’s a new apple bottom in the Big Apple — Venezuelan baseball stud Johan Santana. The 150 million dollar man was traded from the Minnesota Twins for four other players.

Simcha | February 7, 2008 - 1:30 pm