Archive for January, 2019

When Carol Channing Did LSD

The New York Times obituary made Miss Channing seem almost dull. Not the case with The … Read more »

Spielberg Addresses “West Side” Concerns

At a town hall with University of Puerto Rico students and faculty, … Read more »

Fiction Biopic About Gerhard Richter

Never Look Away, the latest film from the German director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, based on … Read more »

Carol Channing: A Naughty Story

She told me this when I once had dinner with her. “You know, Brendan, that shortly … Read more »


No point posting about her passing without photos or video — and being unable at the … Read more »

Technical Difficulties At LemonWade

We are experiencing some problems today on this site. I am hoping they will be fixed … Read more »

Your Weekend: A Selective Guide

Movies: The adulation of Ruth Bader Ginsburg continues with “On the Basis of Sex.” And there’s … Read more »