The 13 Weirdest Things in the SkyMall Catalogue

Whenever I’m at the airport, I get this weird urge to improve myself. Fresh from my full-body TSA massage, I snub the smutty gossip rags at Hudson News in favor of The Economist and The New Yorker; then board my flight feeling oh-so-very-pleased with myself. But shortly after takeoff, something else happens just as surely….

REVIEW: Royal New Zealand Ballet at The Joyce

Wednesday’s opening of Royal New Zealand Ballet (RNZB) at The Joyce marked the final stop on a U.S. tour that has covered a lot of ground — both literally and figuratively. Making its first appearance on U.S. soil in more than two decades, the 61 year-old company made its way from Wellington, NZ to New…