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Caitlin Colford is a New York City based actress and writer. She is a contributing writer for TheRumpus.net and blogs short stories over at caitypoops.wordpress.com. She is currently hard at work on her first novel.

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The NYC Craft Beer Festival Winter Harvest

(0) Comments | Posted November 14, 2013 | 11:58 AM

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The New York City Craft Beer Festival is making its way back to the Lexington Armory by popular demand, with a stellar line up of craft brew for sipping and sampling. The festival will feature three sessions over two days on...

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Craft Beer Takes Over NYC at the Craft Beer Festival

(0) Comments | Posted October 24, 2012 | 5:06 PM

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Craft beer festivals have been taking over event spaces nationwide, popping up year round to offer the palates of beer connoisseurs new and unique ales and lagers for sampling. An ever-expanding industry, craft beer has been rapidly making its way into beer lovers' hearts...

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Ryan Phillippe Still Passionate About Acting at Tribeca Film Festival

(0) Comments | Posted April 27, 2011 | 12:10 PM

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"What do you think makes a photograph great?" I asked Ryan Phillippe, a posed question by a journalist in the opening scene of The Bang Bang Club. Passion flickered in his eyes as he averted his gaze to the ground and took a few moments...

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Broom of the Freedom: A David Foster Wallace and Jonathan Franzen Friendship

(0) Comments | Posted February 9, 2011 | 12:52 PM

Broom of the System vs. Freedom

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David Foster Wallace once said, "Fiction's about what it is to be a human being," a notion he followed so meticulously while accurately portraying the human condition, through endless...

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Required Holiday Reading: Dash and Lily's Book of Dares

(1) Comments | Posted December 16, 2010 | 12:35 PM

2010-12-16-DashandLillysBookofDares.jpgI couldn't help but picture Nick and Nora, or Michael Cera and Kat Dennings in movie speak, while following the title character's cat and mouse chase depicted in Dash and Lily's Book of Dares, the third novel from writers Rachel Cohn and David Levitham, whose...

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In Conversation With David Sedaris: Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls

(1) Comments | Posted November 9, 2010 | 4:40 PM

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David Sedaris is currently on a worldwide tour promoting his latest venture, Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiary, a collection of short fables personifying our favorite, and not so favorite, animals. Fans can only guess what sick and twisted words might come...

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An Open Letter to Jimmy McMillan of The Rent is Too Damn High Party

(2) Comments | Posted October 27, 2010 | 1:25 PM

Dear Jimmy McMillan of the Rent is Too Damn High Party,

This isn't up for debate. You, my friend, my hero, stole my vote for Governor of New York. The rent is too damn high Mr. McMillan, and I praise you for realizing that. "Our children, the...

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Tao Lin's Richard Yates: A Review and Interview

(2) Comments | Posted September 7, 2010 | 1:32 PM

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They sat on a cement slab by the river. In the distance was a steel bridge with cars going in both directions. There were no clouds and it was about seventy degrees. Sometimes it was a little windy....

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John Brandon Overcomes Loneliness in His Second Novel, Citrus County

(0) Comments | Posted August 20, 2010 | 1:34 PM

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John Brandon enters McNally Jackson Bookstore and Café a bit meek, a bit timid, perhaps a bit excited. "I just got off the plane an hour ago," claims the soft-spoken Southern gentleman. After first pulling out my chair, Brandon sits down...

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The Imperial Bret Easton Ellis

(3) Comments | Posted June 26, 2010 | 1:45 PM

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Twenty-five years later people are still disappearing. People are still afraid to merge. Imperial Bedrooms -- Bret Easton Ellis's follow up to the book defining (dare I say) our generation, Less Than Zero -- was released last week. Ellis was in town...

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Cyrus: A Movie Review and Discussion with The Duplass Brothers

(2) Comments | Posted June 18, 2010 | 6:18 PM

Every time I walk past a mirror I glance down at my t-shirt and chuckle to myself. The tee gifted in a goodie bag at the premiere of the Duplass Brothers' first studio film, Cyrus, showcases the phrase coined by Jonah Hill's title character.

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Tribeca Film Festival Interview: Meet Monica Velour -- And the Film's Director and Star

(0) Comments | Posted May 4, 2010 | 6:38 PM

Keith Bearden, director of Meet Monica Velour, a quirky comedy that premiered this week at the Tribeca Film Festival, was looking for a fat kid when he found his lanky star, Dustin Ingram. In the title role Kim Cattrall plays an anti-Samantha character as an 80's soft core porn star...

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Tribeca Film Festival Awards: Interview with Winners Dana Adam Shapiro and Chris Messina of Monogamy

(1) Comments | Posted April 30, 2010 | 8:58 PM

After seven days of film, promotion and parties at the 8th annual Tribeca Film Festival, the winner for Best New York Narrative is announced. And the award goes to? Monogamy. A pseudo-documentary style fiction, written and directed by Academy Award nominated director Dana Adam Shapiro, was brilliantly filmed in less...

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Tribeca Film Festival Interview: Monogamous with Zak Orth

(1) Comments | Posted April 27, 2010 | 8:21 PM

Here in New York, we all have voyeuristic tendencies, the greatest past time by far is people-watching, whether it be setting up shop in a coffee shop or glaring into the Standard Hotel from your office window. With so many people hustling by, you can seemingly go unnoticed. Brooklyn wedding...

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Tribeca Film Festival Cast Interview: The Space Between Then and Now

(2) Comments | Posted April 27, 2010 | 11:59 AM

Melissa Leo, an award winning actress who frequents films with relevant social issues, guides the cast of The Space Between through a heartbreaking tale of a Pakistani-American boy trying to reach his father, a World Trade Center worker, on September 11th. Throughout the cross-country struggle writer, director and producer Travis...

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Tribeca Film Festival Cast Interview: Beware! The Gonzo

(0) Comments | Posted April 24, 2010 | 1:25 PM

In having an all New York cast and essentially holding the homecoming for the film at the Tribeca Film Festival, Beware of Gonzo is as authentic as it gets. Writer and Director Bryan Goluboff (Basketball Diaries) puts his own spin on the teen-angst genre by bringing to life a tale...

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Interview With Sarah Silverman: Advice for Bedwetters Everywhere!

(3) Comments | Posted April 23, 2010 | 2:36 PM

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On Wednesday at Urban Outfitters in Manhattan, Sarah Silverman braved the rain to greet fans and sign her memoir The Bedwetter: Stories of Courage, Redemption, and Pee, released on Tuesday by Harper. The Bedwetter's opening chapter guides readers through Silverman's unfortunate years...

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