For ten days, we'll be suggesting some of our favorite audiobooks for the summer, in a series of articles brought to you by our partner, Audible.com. Audible.com is promoting a special offer to download one of our selections or a selection of your own for free, plus a free 30-day trial membership.
F.A.Q.: Can Jason Bateman make a body-switch movie that is different from all other body-switch movies?
Sara Vilkomerson: Well, there's history here! I have had positive Bateman feelings since the early ‘80s when he was in “Little House on the Prairie.” Remember that? When he played the kid whose parents were killed in a tragic wagon-overturning accident?
It's probably not just because Fey is a little beloved in this town that the crowds were so big here—though "30 Rock" isn't expected to continue past the coming season, and in fact it's always been a little difficult to see how Fey's character on the show, a single New York woman with her own TV show that's full of media-industry and New York smart-set in-jokes, could ever be seen as a Roseanne-style everywoman; nor how her sloppiness, her less-than-savvy business skills, or her politically incorrect humor could galvanize womanhood around a power-figure à la Murphy Brown.
Each week, Capital's editors will offer a list of the events, activities, releases and personal obsessions that we are looking forward to during the next week. Here is a list of our anticipations.
Each day, the New York tabloids vie to sell readers at the newsstands on outrageous headlines, dramatic photography, and, occasionally, great reporting. Who is today's winner?