Should I pay $10,000.00 for this writing assignment?

March 28th, 2013
quora_joboffer

[ When you have a burrrning question that desperately needs to be answered, where should one go? Oh ohh I know! Quora, of course! ]   Should I pay $10,000.00 for this writing assignment? Or more precisely, what exactly about this assignment is worth $10,000? I’m not saying I won’t pay it, I just want […]

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welcome to the new pxthis.com (again)

January 16th, 2013
We're back!

OMG pxthis dot com is back. Wow, it’s been a really long time. Crazy, isn’t it? Lots of stuff has happened. Actually it seems like time has whizzed by and lots of stuff has happened, but at the same time it feels like everything is just fucking standing still. Sooo much to tell. So exciting! […]

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“Gawker is… Sooo Shady”

March 19th, 2012
Gawker Steals Story

  GREATEST HITS: PX This [The Blahg] Hi! Thank you for your "search"! This website is currently undergoing changes as it continually progresses, so the entry for which you

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Suck This.

December 15th, 2011
Occupy Wall Street

  Well, we hate to say we told you so… Oh who we are kidding, we looove it. Told ya so. Told ya so! TOLD YA SO, MUTHERFUKKERS. We know, we know, PX This is accurate in its predictions so often, it’s hard to keep track. So let’s re-cap shall we?

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Salman Rushdie to Facebook: “UNLIKE”

November 14th, 2011
Salman Rushdie

  WTF?! This just in via Facebook® from Salman Rushdie: "Facebook deactivated my account because they thought I wasn’t me. Now they insist I call myself by the first name I have never used. What a bunch of

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The Blabber in the Trenches

October 12th, 2011
The Blabber in the Trenches

  The Blabber in the Trenches   • The latest riveting rumors swirling within the industry have restaurateur Keith McNally "livid" over the news that the lease on Meatpacking District mainstay, Pastis, will not be renewed. Although there’s some disagreement as to the exact date of the lease expiration (Pastis opened in the Fall of […]

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PX Me – The Sequel to PX This

August 16th, 2011
PX Me - The Sequel to PX This

  PX Me. (How I Became a Published Author, Got Micro-Famous, and Married a Millionaire) When Abbe Diaz published her journal, PX This – Diary of the "Maître d’ to the Stars" [née Diary of the Potted Plant] in 2004, she’d had no idea what she was in for. Sure, she expected the process would […]

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Horrible Bosses

July 7th, 2011
photo: The Daily News

  Hey, has anyone ever had a "horrible boss" by any chance? We know we know— it’s like, sooo totally unlikely in the F&B industry!— but we’d just thought we’d ask. Anybody? Anybody? Bueller? Diaz?   Oh, there I am! Lookit that: "Abbe Diaz, a 42-year-old living in Greenwich Village, had so many bad experiences […]

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The Blabber in the Trenches

May 20th, 2011
Miss Lily’s graphic design logo by Carmen Montt

  • This just in: The awesome team behind Miss Lily’s has beaten Subway® Sandwiches to the punch, and have taken over the corner storefront next door. The commodious adjacent space will house an extension of Miss Lily’s fresh juice bar, a record store, and Miss Lily’s To-Go. It is expected to be in operation […]

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The Blabber in the Trenches

May 12th, 2011
The Standard hotel

  Following relatively recent news of shakeups at The Box, EMM, and Bagatelle, PX This has learned that Managing Director Ian Nicholson is the latest executive to decamp The Standard Hotel here in NYC. Following the earlier but unrelated departure of F&B Director of Operations Lana Trevisan (currently GM of soon-to-open Hotel Americano), Nicholson resigned […]

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