This is the sexiest man not alive

This is the sexiest man not alive

He was “the handsomest man in America,” a magnetic charmer and one of the most celebrated Shakespearean actors of his time. The son and brother of internationally famous thespians, he was “possessed with genius in the highest degree,” critics said. At the…

This week’s must-read books

This week’s must-read books

You Think It, I’ll Say It Curtis Sittenfeld (Fiction, Random House) The clever author of “Prep” and “American Wife” is back with an offering of short stories, tackling everything from high-school mean girls to celebrity interviews and nonprofit volunteers with her signature…

Clintons felt Jeb Bush was biggest GOP threat, new book says

Clintons felt Jeb Bush was biggest GOP threat, new book says

Hillary Clinton lamented that “they were never going to let me be president” on election night in 2016, a new book detailing her White House bids claims. The Daily Beast obtained book excerpts of “Chasing Hillary: Ten Years, Two Presidential Campaigns, and…

‘Hi, Mom? I broke my penis’

‘Hi, Mom? I broke my penis’

His story is part cautionary tale, part punchline. Four years ago, Ross Asdourian hooked up with a girl he knew from college. As is sometimes customary with casual hookups, he regretted it. What was not customary was the panicked, unforgettable 911 call…

‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ makes list of America’s most-loved books

‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ makes list of America’s most-loved books

The “Fifty Shades of Grey” erotic romance novel series by E.L. James made a PBS list of America’s 100 “most-loved” books – alongside acclaimed literary masterpiece’s like “1984” and “The Catcher in the Rye” and “Crime and Punishment.” The wide-ranging fictional book…

Sex tips from Pamela Anderson and an Orthodox rabbi

Sex tips from Pamela Anderson and an Orthodox rabbi

It didn’t take long after meeting infamous Playboy Playmate Pamela Anderson for Rabbi Shmuley Boteach to broach the subject of pornography. “She doesn’t believe that Playboy is pornographic — she considers it art. I respectfully disagree,” says Boteach, a celebrity holy man…

Trump helping make book sales great again

Trump helping make book sales great again

Is Donald Trump turning into the savior of the book publishing world? As of Tuesday, Flatiron Books said it is sending 850,000 copies of James Comey’s memoir, “A Higher Loyalty,” to retailers. Its parent company, Macmillan, clearly doesn’t want to be caught…

6 Suspenseful Books to Read Before the Premiere of You

6 Suspenseful Books to Read Before the Premiere of You

Caroline Kepnes’s thrilling novel, You, is coming to Lifetime later this year, and we couldn’t be more excited to watch Penn Badgley, John Stamos, and Shay Mitchell bring the intense thriller to life. If you’re waiting in anticipation for the premiere like…

Trump says Comey and McCabe ‘committed many crimes’

Trump says Comey and McCabe ‘committed many crimes’

President Trump on Monday called ousted former FBI Director James Comey and fired deputy director Andrew McCabe “disgruntled” and suggested they “committed many crimes! ” “Comey drafted the Crooked Hillary exoneration long before he talked to her (lied in Congress to Senator…

Comey takes a swipe at Trump in plug for new book

Comey takes a swipe at Trump in plug for new book

Former FBI Director James Comey tweeted on Sunday that he wrote in his new book about two presidents who represent “ethical leadership” and one who does not. ​ “My book is about ethical leadership & draws on stories from my life &…

The reason Americans are obsessed with advice

The reason Americans are obsessed with advice

Mildred Newman, a classically trained psychoanalyst, opened her practice in Greenwich Village in the mid-1950s. She had no specialty at first — beyond New Yorkers. But by the 1960s, she’d become known as an expert on the perils of fame. Her patient…

This week’s must-read books

This week’s must-read books

Gateway to the Moon Mary Morris (fiction, Nan A. Talese) A sweeping generational tale that stretches from the Spanish Inquisition to modern-day New Mexico, beginning with Luis de Torres, a Spanish Jew who accompanies Columbus as his interpreter. You Can Stop Humming…

Kanye West is writing a philosophy book

Kanye West is writing a philosophy book

Kanye West is writing a philosophy book called “Break the Simulation.” He reveals in a conversation with international interior design guru Axel Vervoordt in the Hollywood Reporter: “I’ve got this philosophy — or let’s say it’s just a concept, because sometimes philosophy…

Cosmo editor: Stop getting drunk, ladies, and settle down

Cosmo editor: Stop getting drunk, ladies, and settle down

You don’t need to tell Joanna Coles how much Tinder sucks. “I feel bad for millennials,” Cosmopolitan magazine’s former editor, who’s 55 and married, tells The Post. Finding love has never been easy, exactly — but the rise of apps, she says,…

The 19 Best New Books to Read in April

The 19 Best New Books to Read in April

April showers are said to bring May flowers, but while we can’t predict the weather — nor promise that the icy chill of Winter is officially gone — what we can say is that April brings with it a whole lot of…

This week’s must-read books

This week’s must-read books

A Lady’s Guide to Selling Out Sally Franson (fiction, The Dial Press) As a rising star at a top ad agency, Casey Prendergast isn’t sure if she’s a sellout or just doing a great job of adapting to the Real World of…