John H. Richardson

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Contributing writer to Esquire magazine

John H. Richardson on KCRW

Making 'The Fighter;' Christian Bale's Esquire Interview

from The Business

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There’s really nothing else like late night call in shows on the radio – other humans, in real time, just chatting.

from Nocturne

Since the Notre Dame fire, many large corporations and philanthropic French families have made hefty donations to the cathedral’s restoration.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

For years, Ryan O’Connell was in the closet: not because he’s gay, which he is, but because he was ashamed of having cerebral palsy.  His cover? He’d been hit by a car--which was true.

from The Business

Children’s theatre is tricky business. It’s a bit like cooking for kids. The easy way out is all sugary sweets.

from Opening the Curtain

In Nathan Englander’s  kaddish.com , a secular Jewish son experiments with the task of shepherding his father’s soul safely to rest.

from Bookworm

Edward Goldman talks about the architectural glory of Los Angeles, with iconic buildings by Pritzker Prize winners within walking distance.

from Art Talk

Just two days after the shocking fire at the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, the French government announced an international competition to redesign the spire.

from Design and Architecture

The battle between the Writers Guild and the talent agencies is going to court.

from Hollywood Breakdown

Brain- numbing and head-splitting (literally the latter, since the cleaving of skulls is a recurrent motif).

from Film Reviews