January / February 2015

Table of Contents

  • Page Numbers: 72 73

    Interview |

    Joaquin Phoenix Stephen Rebello

    A candid conversation with the eccentric actor about dealing with fame, the truth about his hip-hop spoof, and embracing the mystery of it all

  • Page Numbers: 78 79

    Feature |

    The Toughest Lawyer In America Is On Your Side Neal Gabler

    Michael Hausfeld is no corporate stooge. He represents the little guys vs. Goliaths like the NCAA, Germany, Exxon, and the NFL? And he keeps winning.

  • Page Numbers: 82 83

    Pictorial |

    Art & Soul Greg Manis

    On this Brooklyn rooftop, the artist- multi-talented actor and designer Lindsay Jones, becomes the muse

  • Page Numbers: 88 89

    Feature |

    Mission Out Of Control Pat Jordan

    Somewhere in space was a forlorn, forgotten spacecraft aimlessly adrift. On Earch, in an abandoned McDonald's, was a team of rogue scientists intent on bringing it back home. What could possibly go wrong?

  • Page Numbers: 94 95

    Feature |

    Straight Outta Comptoir Hugh Garvey

    Meet Ghetto Gastro, a three-man culinary team from the Bronx who just might be the coolest new crew in food.

  • Page Numbers: 108 109

    Feature |

    That 90's Show Kevin Cook

    Bird and Magic were leaving. Jordan had arrived. A slam-dunk oral history of the best era in Pro basketball

  • Page Numbers: 112 113

    Feature |

    Silverstein Around The World

    For much of the 1960's, a relatively unknown Shel Silverstein was Playboy's "roving Renaissance man" and later became yet another of our gifts to the world of pop culture.

  • Page Numbers: 118 119

    Fiction |

    Miss Mary's Room George Perlecanos

    When a drug bust divides Sleepy from his best friend, he's left to weigh the source- and price- of loyalty.

  • Page Numbers: 128 129

    20Q |

    Charlie Day Taffy Brodesser-Akner

    They guy with the sunny disposition and unique voice talks about bad bosses, lucky breaks and getting fired

  • Page Numbers: 132 133

    Pictorial |

    Garden Of Earthly Delights Kesler Tran

    Natural Beauty abounds as models Lauren Estrada and Polina Putilova frolic among the flora