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Cosmo Landesman

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How to throw a book party

My book has not gotten sensational reviews. It’s gotten no reviews — at least from the national press

By Cosmo Landesman

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I was upstaged by Jordan Peterson

My Dinner with Jordan Peterson makes for a better dinner-party story than My Buddy’s Book Launch

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How I learned to stop worrying and love self-promotion

Meet the new me: the shameless, self-promoting media slut that I’m trying to become

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Getting in touch with my inner groupie

Wonder what sort of a sad sack asks for a selfie with someone famous? Answer: me

By Cosmo Landesman

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My Tina Brown fantasy

I waited twenty years for the Tina call — but alas I suspect I’ve got a lot more waiting to do

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The death of the ladies’ man

It’s not cool to be a lothario nowadays

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Is swinging back?

Polyamory is basically swinging on an industrial scale

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I’m tired of being a good friend

Be warned: friendship is the first casualty of truth

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The rise of the Busy People

The world needs busy people to keep turning — and someone has to pick up the tab

By Cosmo Landesman

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Succeeding at failing

Failure is not a learning experience; it’s a humiliating and hurtful experience

By Cosmo Landesman

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Of human bondage

When did sexual deviancy — as it used to be called — become so dull?

By Cosmo Landesman

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Did the culture wars kill the New Year’s Eve party?

How do we celebrate when all the old pleasures have been pathologized?

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Food

It’s no longer just clean eaters who are the health bores

Yes, the joys of the gym are dull, but try having a conversation with someone who has drunk too much

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Food

Would you go to a naked dining club?

Here were real people with real bodies in all their saggy, flabby, wobbly, hairy and scary magnificence

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Personal grooming on date night

You never appreciate how little your friends know you till they fix you up with a date

By Cosmo Landesman

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