Embargo Breaking and You: The New Yorker Takes On Sony Pictures

Those following the world of cinema today are most likely aware of a slap-fight that broke out between Sony Pictures and New Yorker film critic David Denby, who broke the agreed-upon embargo for his review of the highly anticipated film The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. He and other critics were allowed to view theā€¦ » 12/05/11 10:00pm 12/05/11 10:00pm

Upper-Crust Games Satire Features Glaring Continuity Error

Disney's forthcoming, darker reboot of Mickey Mouse caught the eye of the Shouts & Murmurs satire column in this week's New Yorker, the second time in three months the highbrow mag has deigned to poke fun with a video-game purpose. » 1/26/10 6:20pm 1/26/10 6:20pm

See Dilbert, MSNBC Make An Xbox 360 Newsier, Arguably Funnier

The November-scheduled Xbox 360 dashboard update doesn't just bring Facebook, Twitter and Last.FM to Microsoft's console. It also brings us New Yorker cartoons, Dilbert and the news. But how? And how funny? Watch. » 10/26/09 4:40pm 10/26/09 4:40pm

It's Bad When The New Yorker Trolls You Over a Game

This actually ran a month ago, but, forgive me, my subscription lapsed, for a lack of houseguests to impress with my reading material. (I also canceled my subscription to "Large Penis-Havers' Quarterly" since I haven't gone on a date lately.) » 10/10/09 7:30pm 10/10/09 7:30pm