Where Were You When You Learned Dave Letterman Dumped You

David Letterman on the tonight show

Where Were You When You Learned Dave Letterman Dumped You

I was in a yellow cab on Sixth Avenue heading home from an acupuncture session with David Baron. It was 5:45 on Thursday, April  3rd.

I wish I didn’t know …

Acupuncturist Extraordinaire: David Baron M.S., L.Ac.

Your Manhattan Voyeur has important advice.

Being treated by David Baron, acupuncturist,  is a transformative experience. As John Stuart Mill wrote: “pleasure is the absence of pain”.

As an aficionado of acupuncture, I can testify that David’s unstinting commitment …

Woody Allen Passed a Lie Detector Test

Woody Allen passed a lie detector test about their troubles of 1992.  Mia Farrow refused to take a test.

My Heart Goes Out To Mia Farrow

Actress Mia Farrow at a microphone

My heart goes out to Mia Farrow. The poor woman strikes me from a distance as super intelligent and tortured by conflicting demons.

Reading the highly researched article by Robert B. Weide in the Daily Beast is a must for …

I’m Happy For Kate Middleton, But Most News Is Bad News

picture of 4 TV sets showing good news and bad news

Your Manhattan Voyeur has had it.

I’m totally stressed out from ducking and absorbing shocks over disasters, global and local that dimwit news people push into my face as they compete for ratings by sensationalizing strangers’ violent tragedies.

When I …

“Radical” Means Crazy As A Loon

Wisdom comes to those who wait–particularly if they also think and think.

I began testing  a new theory two weeks ago while standing in the checkout line at Whole Foods with my brown rice and chicken.

The new hypothesis is:  …

Conversations In The Car With Jerry on crackle.com

I just made a day indeed worth living.  The fun was watching Jerry Seinfeld’s sublime creation: he picks up a fellow comedian and drives to get  coffee.  Treat yourself by finding him and his friends on crackle.com.  It’s all …

The Annals of Unsolved Crimes: The Important Book by Edward Epstein

Edward Jay Epstein’s latest book is a triumph resulting from decades of his superior research and superior brainpower. This book’s so cleanly and persuasively written that a teenager might read it and love it and learn.

The Annals of Unsolved

Michael Douglas Throat Cancer News: A false step?

Michael Douglas headshot

Michael Douglas headshotI worked for Michael Douglas (supposedly running his film production company, but that’s a whole other story) for four years during his heyday in the late 1980′s.  No matter how difficult he was I was never afraid of him and …

Don’t Bank at J.P. Morgan Chase. Chase Mugs Clients.

Too Big to Jail

It started last week when I was mugged by a black man with a protruding stomach on the Madison Avenue bus. I couldn’t figure out why he was bumping his stomach into me– hard– over and …