Straight Up

The agenda is just what it says: news of arts, media & culture delivered with attitude. Or as Rock Hudson once said: “Man is the only animal clever enough to build the Empire State Building and stupid enough to jump off it.”

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This column drew millions of hits at, where it was originally called The Juice. I take no credit for that, but my staff of thousands does. After my departure from, the archived column with two years’ of daily items was dropped from the site.