Do The Oscars Really Need A "Best Actress" Category?

In today's Guardian, writer Sarah Churchwell rails against the "apartheid" categories of Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress at the Academy Awards. "We still segregate entertainment awards along gender lines," she muses. "Imagine the uproar if we had Oscars for best performance by a black man in a supporting… » 2/26/08 1:30pm 2/26/08 1:30pm

CFDA Awards: The Winners, Losers, And Marc Jacobs

As you probably know by now, "The Oscars of Fashion", also known as the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Awards, were held last night. What you may not know is that the CFDA ceremony is an extra-special event that the fashion industry's major players spend weeks and weeks obsessing over, only to arrive… » 6/05/07 1:58pm 6/05/07 1:58pm