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Media Companies Catching Up (Or, Our Advice to The NY Post)

Michael Rovner | Posted 11.06.2013 | Media
Michael Rovner

I'm pleased to see my career choice validated by the presence of the big boys at the branded content party--and here are three tips for my former publishers at The Post.

The Journalists Congress Is Listening To

Posted 09.03.2013 | Media

New York magazine recently examined who members of Congress follow on Twitter, and the results looked very good for Politico's Mike Allen. Allen w...

Planning a Career Break? Make Sure It's a Pause, Not a Dent

Joan Williams | Posted 10.19.2013 | Women
Joan Williams

When women leave the workforce, one of three things happens: They get divorced and often plummet into relative poverty; they find it nigh-impossible to get back in; or they find new jobs post-haste and everything is peachy.

A Maker's Mark: Climate Politics Change

Alison Winfield Burns | Posted 10.07.2013 | Green
Alison Winfield Burns

Lethargy is the sentiment of the past, not the present. President Obama's climate speech in June was an important milestone. The president proposed historic carbon standards for new and existing power plants, the single biggest source of US climate pollution.

The Rules Girls Are Back -- and More Annoying Than Ever

Gina Barreca | Posted 09.25.2013 | Style
Gina Barreca

Let's cast our gaze outward rather than inward. Let's look at the what the world expects of us and let's see what expectations need to change to accommodate our lives and ambitions -- let's not waste more time figuring out how better to contort ourselves.

Designed for Democracy: When Public Goes Private a Park Loses Its Heart

Charles A. Birnbaum | Posted 08.19.2013 | Arts
Charles A. Birnbaum

Nationally, in the wake of urban growth and renewal, there is considerable debate about whether public parks and open space should be given away or sold to for-profit enterprises. Are they valuable civic resources or just places to put stuff?

WATCH: Life At A Bossless Office

Posted 06.18.2013 | Healthy Living

Could you imagine a workplace where nobody's in charge, you don't work your way up from a cubicle to the corner office, and employees vote on who gets...

It's Time to End Your War Against Hollywood

Lisa Haisha | Posted 08.13.2013 | Celebrity
Lisa Haisha

Today's entertainment news seems to be filled with conflict. There's the Jennifer Aniston versus Angelina Jolie/Brad Pitt saga, the war against the Kardashians, the public's turning against Gwyneth Paltrow and Anne Hathaway, just to name a few.

Design Hunting in New York City

J. Michael Welton | Posted 08.06.2013 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

It's a whirlwind of a life for design editor Wendy Goodman. She's been leading New York's design coverage since 1997, and now edits the twice-annual,...

You Can't Worry About 'Having It All' When You Already Have It

Charles Clymer | Posted 07.29.2013 | Women
Charles Clymer

When women talk about "having it all," it has more to do with navigating a rigged, biased system to reach a balanced, happy life than it does with asserting that men don't face "balancing issues" as well.

'Kids In The Hall' Star Calls Today's Gays...Boring?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 05.17.2013 | Gay Voices

New York Magazine's pop-culture site Vulture interviewed "Kids in the Hall" alum Scott Thompson for his role on the new NBC series, "Hannibal." The co...

WATCH: What Does The Future Hold For Andrew Cuomo?

HuffPost Live | Posted 04.16.2013 | New York

With unmatched political virtuosity, New York governor Andrew Cuomo has so far bent the state capital to his will. But as NY Magazine Chris Smith writ...

8 Things You Need To Know About 'SWUGs'

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 04.10.2013 | Women

According to New York magazine, a whole generation of women is jaded, apathetic and "washed-up" -- and they're only 21 years old. They're the SWUGs: S...

WATCH: New York Magazine 'Retro Wife' Shares The Real Reason She Quit Her Job

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.21.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

New York Magazine's "Retro Wife" cover story has caused quite a stir after profiling women who choose to stay at home with their kids. One media outle...

The Retro Wife Opts Out: What Has Changed, And What Still Needs To

Lisa Belkin | Posted 05.19.2013 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Until we find that new path, women (and men) who can afford to step off the existing path, will continue to do so. And we will have the cover story equivalent of "Groundhog Day" -- as each new cohort finds itself conflicted for the first time.

LOOK: Brides Reveal What They Would Have Done Differently

Posted 03.18.2013 | Weddings

With constant access to beautiful wedding imagery -- thanks Pinterest and wedding blogs -- brides often say they wish they could re-do their weddings....

Meet The 'Sneakerheads'

NYMag.com | Posted 03.04.2013 | Teen

Brant Steinberg is a force to be reckoned with in the “shoe biz,” as he calls it. ...

The Secrets of Happy Families

Judy Bolton-Fasman | Posted 04.22.2013 | Parents
Judy Bolton-Fasman

Are we really happier in the midst of parenting wars, where tiger moms are duking it out with more lax French mothers?

Looking Back: A Method to American Horror Story's Madness

Michael Ardan | Posted 04.14.2013 | TV
Michael Ardan

Now that the dust has settled and we've had a few days to process the final episode of American Horror Story: Asylum, we can finally step back, shake off that vague dirty feeling, and ask ourselves: What exactly just happened here?

Diddy Really, Really Loves New York

Posted 02.09.2013 | Celebrity

How much does Sean "Diddy" Combs love New York? Enough to tattoo it on his left forearm in large, that's how much. The 43-year-old Harlem-born rap...

How Could the New York Times Screw Up Ed Koch's Obituary?

Joe Cutbirth | Posted 04.06.2013 | Gay Voices
Joe Cutbirth

Love him or hate him -- and plenty of people did both -- former New York Mayor Ed Koch deserved better than he got from The New York Times on Friday. So did we.

Real Heroes Don't Need Excuses

David Sable | Posted 03.30.2013 | Media
David Sable

I hope that my children and grandchildren find heroes -- of all kinds -- they can relate to (warts and all), but I also hope that they will be able to distinguish between them.

WATCH: Obviously, Paul Giamatti Should Have Been Magic Mike

Posted 01.24.2013 | Comedy

Hollywood, take note: You've had a romantic leading man sitting under your nose this whole time. And his name's Paul Giamatti. The Oscar nominee ha...

Christina Han, Beauty Editor, New York Magazine's The Cut

Ada Polla | Posted 03.25.2013 | Style
Ada Polla

From a first deskside meeting, we have had the opportunity to meet a couple more times. I am in awe of her: she is smart, gorgeous, stylish, powerful, and somehow manages to stay super thin despite her Chipotle addiction...

The Six Best Quotes About Gagosian

ARTINFO | Posted 03.24.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

Larry Gagosian's power might be waning (maybe), but the mystery surrounding the infamously press-shy dealer is as appealing as ever -- particularly as...