Guest Diary

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Big Love

"Finally, some excitement." by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara Remembering Bill Paxton ... More Oscar Thoughts ... Seth Sikes ... Sandra Bernhard, Sirius, Me and ... Lenny Kravitz! “SHE...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Moonlight in La La Land

by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara Oscar Night 2017 — Moonlight in La La Land (ill met, as Shakespeare would say!) “EVERTHING is funny, as long as it’s happening to somebody else,...Read the Full Story

Monday, February 27, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Movie Star Goes Legit

Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine in front of the George Booth Theatre in the mid-'80s for "Sunday in the Park with George." Photo: Sara Krulwich/Getty Images by Liz Smith & Denis...Read the Full Story

Friday, February 24, 2017

LIZ SMITH: All About Eve

by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara "All About Eve" — a movie that really deserved 14 Oscar nominations! “DON’T get up. And please stop acting if I was the queen mother...Read the Full Story

Thursday, February 23, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Comic Tributes

Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia on the cover of TidalWave Productions Tribute comic book series. by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara How Political Will Oscar Night Be? Also: Carrie Fisher's Comic Tribute...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Still Supreme

“Yes, I have my standards” (pause) “just as you do, Barbara.” by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara The Essential Diana Ross Still Supreme. Also — Judith Light and Al Pacino...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Teaching Matters

Delia von Neuschatz covers a panel discussion held by the educational nonprofit Teaching Matters. The subject was Counterintuitive! Challenging Assumptions About Raising Competent and Creative...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Loveable creatures

Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Around the World in Ten Years With Elizabeth Taylor. Also: a Nureyev bio-pic ... Chita and Tommy concert tour ... and "La La Land" makes us feel better, so it deserves...Read the Full Story

Monday, February 20, 2017

LIZ SMITH: The Hidden Law

Liz Smith and Denis Ferrara: Classic Cher — Still the Greatest Concert Goddess, EVER. Also, Seth Sikes ... Barbara Nichols ... Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran and Bruno Mars at iHeartRadio Awards ... Keeping...Read the Full Story