Video: A Cartoonist at The New Yorker Festival; A look at a Gahan Wilson novel; Stiller’s “Walter Mitty” premiers in NYC (and the critics disagree)

      Now that The New Yorker Festival has entered the history books, we can point out a New Yorker cartoonist moment to watch. With the endearingly funny Andy Borowitz at the helm of “A New Yorker Night with The Moth”  Matthew Diffee makes an appearance, telling us about his journey to becoming a New Yorker cartoonist, and running

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Trailer of Interest: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

   Here’s a trailer for the upcoming film based on James Thurber’s short story, “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” due Christmas day.  Ben Stiller stars as Mitty.  An earlier version, released in 1947, starred Danny Kaye.  The original story appeared in The New Yorker, March 18, 1939. You can see a sampling of Thurber’s New Yorker work here at

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