Some of New York’s most prominent gay Democrats are holding a $1,000-per-person fundraiser for mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio in what hosts are calling the most significant embrace of the front-runner.
The sight of Cynthia Nixon, sheet- white and hooked up to a rolling I.V stand, red baseball cap covering her bald head, is so startling that it takes a few minutes to settle in and savor the rush of words tumbling from the stage.
Last year’s bumpy, road-trip season of “Weeds” ended with a finale so fine all was forgiven. With tonight’s season premiere, that cliffhanging airport arrest of dope-dealing mama Nancy Botwin is still paying off.
“Shrek Forever After,” from DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. and Viacom Inc. ’s Paramount Pictures, was the No. 1 movie in the U.S. and Canada for a third straight weekend with $25.3 million in ticket sales.