Tonight will be the last show at legendary underground New York club CBGB.
Image Metrics, a California company, has developed software that clones someone's face — if not their soul. An excerpt from the NYT story: THERE’S nothing particularly remarkable about the near-empty offices of Image Metrics in downtown Santa Monica, loft-style cubicles with a dartboard at the end of the hallway. A few polite British executives tiptoe [...]
A look at official Russian reaction to the murder of investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya.
This NYT article has the goods. Important caveat: The threshold for “affordable” is US$200 per night or less.
Two young women are sitting together on a TTC streetcar. One of them chats with someone on a cellphone, telling them she'll be home soon and they'll have a cocktail together. “That was my gay boyfriend,” she told her friend. “He's perfect in every way … except for one thing.” She continued: “I'm trying to [...]