Posts Tagged ‘TV’



Disney is going to release X-Men:  The Animated Series on dvd April 28.  There’s not much info except that Volumes 1 and 2 are coming out and each has 2 discs.  Hopefully this will be a proper release with all of the episodes and not just select ones.  Either way, this is at least a good step in getting one of the best cartoons out on dvd.

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Photo from Getty Images via NY Mag's food blog

Last night, at a charity benefit hosted in her home, cookbook author and foodie Joan Nathan (“Foods of Israel Today”, “Joan Nathan’s Jewish Holiday Cookbook”) choked on a piece of chicken. Who was the hero of the night? Who else but the brave and gallant Tom Colicchio?! Other chefs in attendance at the benefit include Alice Waters, Dan Barber, Daniel Boulud, Lydia Bastianich, and Najmieh Batmanglij (who’s son, incidentally, is in Vampire Weekend?).

As long as we’re discussing Tom Colicchio… who else is excited for Restaurant Wars tonight? I’ll be tivoing and watching post-LOST, but BY GOD I can’t wait to get me some Hosea/Leah hook up dramz.

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