I wouldn’t live there if you paid me to.

John McCain and Sarah Palin, in the latest installment of their occasionally uncomfortable joint interview with Brian Williams, offer their definitions of “elites”:WILLIAMS: Who is a member of the elite? PALIN: Oh, I guess just people who think that...

Juicy Couture

SIGNS OF THE TIMES Taken this morning on the south side of 23rd Street in Manhattan, just east of Broadway. This Juicy Couture ad campaign has seemed tasteless from the start (that, I suppose, is part of the point), but in the wake of the global financial...

Sarah Capitol One Coming Soon

Today we inaugurate a new feature called . . . SIGNS OF THE TIMES This picture was taken yesterday with an iPhone near the northeast corner of 8th Street and University Place. If you go to frighteningprospect.com, you can download the poster of Palin and learn how to...