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earl-merkel's picture
Apr.13.2013
Faithful Readers here have likely noticed that I tend to be inordinately focused on news stories wherein the media either does, or does not, do the job it exists to do. Two articles --one, a rather straightforward bombshell story by USA Today columnist Kirsten Powers; the other, an oddly...
bob-mustin's picture
Jan.05.2013
  Newsweek hasn't been a news weekly for a while now. In this devoted reader's mind, it's been a journalistic sham since Tina Brown took over and the magazine had to carry the blogger baggage of The Daily Beast. In this final edition, Brown does give credit to Christopher Dickey for...
bob-mustin's picture
Jan.05.2013
Newsweek hasn't been a news weekly for a while now. In this devoted reader's mind, it's been a journalistic sham since Tina Brown took over and the magazine had to carry the blogger baggage of The Daily Beast. In this final edition, Brown does give credit to Christopher Dickey for...
carol-mckay's picture
May.07.2011
Pepe Romero, arguably the world’s greatest living classical guitarist, often says that the only great music is that performed for free. Spontaneous acts of love and charity embody heart and soul and meaning that is visceral. Unselfconsciously, the Spanish born American guitarist often plays at the...
dale-estey's picture
Nov.25.2010
At the National Book Awards, The Daily Beast and St. John hosted an afterparty where the glamorous, bookish set danced late into the night. Brian Ries reports from the scene. The publishing world's brightest young luminaries, decked out in a glamorous array of black ties and shimmering gowns,...
gloria-feldt's picture
Oct.30.2010
Read my article, Why Women are Fed Up, on The Daily Beast! Please comment and let me know what you think. http://www.thedailybeast.com/blogs-and-stories/2010-10-29/midterm-elections-angry-progressive-women-must-vote/
matt-beynon-rees's picture
Feb.14.2010
My new Palestinian crime novel THE FOURTH ASSASSIN is one of five "This Week's Hot Reads" on The Daily Beast, which also happens to be the hot read of the web these days. The Beast writes of the book and its Brooklyn setting: "Rees paints a meticulous portrait of the post-9/11...
rachel-bussel's picture
Nov.23.2009
I wrote a piece for The Daily Beast called "8 New Internet Sex Fads." I tested the Passion iPhone app and this is what I came up with:
rachel-bussel's picture
Nov.16.2009
My interview with burlesque performer and fashion maven Dita Von Teese is up now at The Daily Beast!
matt-beynon-rees's picture
Sep.29.2009
On The Daily Beast's Buzz Board, under the headline "Smart People Recommend", Charles M. Sennott, head honcho of the innovative international news site Global Post, plugs THE SAMARITAN'S SECRET: "Matt Beynon Rees’s Palestinian detective novels reveal more truths about the 'Holy Land...