Sunday, September 28, 2008

Holiday Road

See Mike Viola and Kelly Jones at Joe's Pub in New York on October 3rd at 11:30PM!

Saturday, September 27, 2008

Do You Smell Something Cooking?

Photo by Greg Walloch
The link between cellular telephone use and cancer is still unclear. Although I'm pretty sure you're not supposed to tether your phone directly to your head with a rubberband as fashioned by this New York City taxi driver.

Saturday, September 20, 2008

Poor Socialite

Quest's Chris Meigher Not Paying His Staff Bills? from Jossip:

Somebody who is owed money by Meigher tells us he owes thousands of dollars to freelancer writers and fact checkers for Quest. It's been six months to a year since their invoices were due.

'It's sorta ironic and crazy that a magazine about Manhattan socialites and society can't afford to pay, or simply won't pay the people who work for them,' says our unpaid source.

Meigher has a reputation for blaming others for the trouble that consume him." Full Story...

Monday, September 08, 2008

Your President: Barack Obama

Barack and Michelle Obama
Let's Make It Happen People!

Barack Obama and I are committed to changing the political process by building a campaign founded on a broad base of support from ordinary Americans. This campaign is about putting the people's interests ahead of the special interests, but to do that, Barack needs help from people like you and me.

I've set my own personal fund raising goal for the campaign,
Will you click the link to make a donation and help me reach my goal?

Wednesday, September 03, 2008

Greg Walloch interviews Michael Arthur for Artillery Magazine

Performing Artist Michael Arthur Takes the Stage With His Live Rendering Act - interview by Greg Walloch
Photo by Bernie DeChant
The performances on stage at Joe's Pub are some of the most stirring and entertaining that the city has to offer, but if you look closely, there's also something magical happening out in the dark of the audience each night.

You might wonder who the handsome, unassuming guy is sitting next to you with a large note pad and fist full of pens as he quietly and skillfully draws the evening's performance by the glow of a book light. That's the official archival illustrator for Joe's Pub — New York artist Michael Arthur.
Full Story...