“While we were talking to host Graydon Carter, director Barry Sonnenfeld approached and pressed what looked like a Handi Wipe into Carter’s hand, but it was a Tucks Medicated Pad for hemorrhoid relief. “Take it,” Sonnenfeld said to Carter. “It’s like a romp through a field of daisies on your ass.”—Jada Yuan at nymag.com
Rudman on local objections to the new Howick ward being named Te Irirangi. Those objecting seem oblivious to the suburb’s history and Rudman hints that they’re probably more opposed to being seen as part of brown Auckland.