“Mad Men”: Overwrought Acting

I decided to read James Wolcott‘s sum-up of the latest “Mad Men” episode instead of watching … Read more »

Here’s Why February Is The Cruelest Month

James Wolcott nails this time of year precisely: ‘April may be the cruelest month, but February … Read more »

“Girls”: Wolcott Nails It For Us

I think James Wolcott nails it, it being the NY media’s favorite comedy: ‘To preserve my … Read more »

White-Bread Sandwich With No Meat

James Wolcott pondered Mitt Romney’s announcement of Paul Ryan on Saturday and commented: ‘Kneeling before the … Read more »

Dear Olympics Bitchers: Watch The BBC!

“If there were an Olympic gold medal for whining, with the silver and bronze bestowed for … Read more »

Why Television Has Surpassed The Movies

In the new Vanity Fair, James Wolcott nails why television (“Game of Thrones,” “Weeds,” “Revenge,” “Mad … Read more »