Articles by Ellen Killoran
- Everything Is A Lie: Bob Dylan Twitter Account Is Fake, And So Is The Tweet Claiming Responsibility For It
December 11 2013 1:31 PM
Bob Dylan is not on Twitter, and Tommaso De Benedetti is not the person behind @BobDylanTweets.
- Archie Comics CEO's Harassment Defense Doesn’t Stand A Chance, Even If Victims Are White Men
December 06 2013 4:21 PM
The co-CEO of Archie Comics wants a harassment suit filed against her dismissed because the plaintiffs are white males and not a "protected class."
- A Dose Of Digital Reality For New York Magazine
December 02 2013 11:40 AM
The publication will cut its print issue frequency roughly in half, but no layoffs are expected -- and the Approval Matrix is here to stay.
- ASPCA Rescues Black Friday With Free Adoption Event
November 29 2013 1:25 PM
If you are in the market for a new furry friend, today's the day: The ASPCA is waiving cat adoption fees in New York on Black Friday.
- Women Can Rate Their Dates On Lulu, 'Yelp For Guys'
November 27 2013 12:00 PM
Lulu, an app that lets women anonymously "review" men they know on Facebook, is gaining popularity - and critics.
- Variety Critic's Review Of Sarah Silverman Sparks Outrage
November 22 2013 10:09 AM
Variety television critic Brian Lowry sparked outrage this week with his sexist review of an upcoming Sarah Silverman HBO special.
- Brittany Murphy's Death May Be Mysterious, But The Latest Poisoning Claims Are Dubious
November 19 2013 4:53 PM
Brittany Murphy's father is insisting a recent toxicology report claiming his daughter may have been poisoned be taken seriously, but experts are having a hard time.
- Bloomberg News - Adieu Arts Coverage?
November 18 2013 5:09 PM
Bloomberg News editorial staff hit by a round of layoffs; some are reporting that Bloomberg is eliminating arts and culture reporting altogether.
- 'Parenthood' And Failed Marriages: The Secret Of The Show's Success?
November 15 2013 3:06 PM
So far in season 5 of 'Parenthood,' two marriages and one engagement are on the rocks. Does the show owe its success to the failure of its relationships?
- Andy Kaufman's Alleged 'Daughter' Is An Actress
November 14 2013 1:35 PM
People who want to believe Andy Kaufman faked his own death in 1984 were given hope this week; but it looks like the whole thing was a stunt.
- Cleveland Is Ready To Rock: Are You?
November 08 2013 6:13 PM
Cleveland wants you! The recession-battered Rust Belt city is actively courting budget-minded artists to help it rebuild.
- A 'Parenthood' Wedding? We Think Amber And Ryan Already Eloped
November 01 2013 3:50 PM
On Thursday's "Parenthood," Amber and Ryan were planning to elope before Sarah made amends with her daughter. But was she too late?
- I Can Haz Kitten? Uber’s National Cat Day Promotion Is Minor Cat-astrophe
October 29 2013 1:32 PM
A promotion in honor of National Cat Day has left a lot of kitten lovers disappointed.
- Oscar Predictions 2014: When Reality And Fantasy Collide
October 25 2013 4:48 PM
It looks like some small, deserving movies might be overlooked in favor of big-budget studio fare. But it's still early in the race.
- What I Learned From 'The Book Of Jezebel'
October 22 2013 6:01 PM
"The Book Of Jezebel: An Illustrated Encyclopedia Of Lady Things," was a collaboration of Jezebel's writers, past and present.
- Why I'm Skeptical About Gwyneth Paltrow's Feud With Vanity Fair
October 18 2013 7:13 PM
Vanity Fair is reportedly planning to publish a damning profile of Gwyneth Paltrow. But what if the actress is in cahoots with Graydon Carter?
- Phillip Roth Did Not Win The Nobel Prize For Literature, You Idiots
October 11 2013 4:46 PM
Tablet magazine confused and alienated some readers with its fake announcement that Philip Roth had won the Nobel Prize for Literature.
- 'Save 3rd Ward' Campaign Launched After Iconic Cultural Center Is Abruptly Shuttered
October 09 2013 6:26 PM
A group of 3rd Ward member artists are trying to save their studio spaces from foreclosure, but they are "not trying to bail Jason Goodman out."
- ‘Gravity’ Review: What To Expect When You’re Expecting Exploding Shrapnel
October 04 2013 2:36 PM
Sandra Bullock and George Clooney star in Alfonso Cuaron’s “Gravity,” a tense, visually spectacular space-disaster movie.
- The Clock Is Ticking For ‘Breaking Bad’ And Walter White
September 27 2013 2:04 PM
As creator Vince Gilligan said about the series finale of “Breaking Bad,” there will be blood.