Dining at Salt Baes Controversial New Steakhouse

February 3, 2018

Almost all the buzz about 11 million Instagram followers, famous friends such as DJ Khaled (Khaled Mohamed Khaled), and a panoramic way of seasoning steaks that is the most notable culinary meme since Emeril Lagasse said “Bam!” One re-posted YouTube video of his Photographer: Kate Krader/Bloomberg In advance of my visit to Nusr-et, the signs for that kind of meal were auspicious. Hours before my dinner came news that the restaurant was under investigation by New…


Rose Marie, Star of Dick Van Dyke Show, Dies at 94

January 3, 2018

Rose Marie, a child star who grew up to co-star on “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and become a fixture on the game show “The Hollywood Squares,” died Thursday, the Associated Press reported. She was 94. Marie died while resting in her Los Angeles-area home and was found by a caretaker, AP cited family spokesman Harlan Boll as saying. On “The Dick Van Dyke Show,” Rose Marie — her stage…


Michael Jackson Estate May Avoid Penalties in IRS Dispute

January 1, 2018

The estate of Michael Jackson looks to have escaped a possibly hefty penalty for allegedly undervaluing the late singer’s assets. A U.S. Tax Court judge denied the Internal Revenue Service’s bid to provide additional evidence in a case that was tried in Los Angeles in February. Because the agency didn’t show that it complied with certain procedural requirements, it’s barred from seeking as much as 40 percent of the allegedly…