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The Worst Summer Movies: The Ones Your Mom Will Like

Somewhere in the world, maybe in a dusty old rotting liberal-arts faculty lounge, maybe in the office where they make that McSweeney's-Grantland Quarterly thing, someone is really excited about The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. It's a "light" comedy opening Friday that stars Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith and Tom… » 5/02/12 4:55pm 5/02/12 4:55pm

Mets Get Swine Flu Scare, Creating Conditions For Tabloid Perfect Storm

A producer for the Mets television network may have swine flu, and Carlos Beltran and John Maine both have unspecified stomach ailments. Rest assured this story will be handled with measured calm and forbearance by the New York media. Wait, what's that? "Pig Panic"? Never mind. [New York Post] » 6/03/09 9:15am 6/03/09 9:15am