Author Archives : John


Geek Love Lit Party at PowerHouse Arena, April 1st

They say the only true love is Geek Love. Well, they don’t, but they might after this party. Armchair/Shotgun is jazzed to co-chair this scintillating Lit Crawl event. We invite you to join us, as well as the discriminating bon vivants on the list below, at PowerHouse Arena on April 1st. The $15 admission includes […]


A Very A/S Holiday

The Holidays are upon us, and what better way to spread some cheer than with an Armchair/Shotgun T-Shirt or Tote Bag? These totes and tees make great gifts. Your loved ones will open the package and pause a moment before a genuine smile spreads across their features. “Oh!” they’ll say. “Hey! This is awesome. Thank you [insert […]


Author Drink Review: Rob Dubbin 2

Flatiron Lounge is a low-lit, swanky cocktail bar in a midtown neighborhood— we can’t remember which one at the moment— catering to young professionals and the bridge & tunnel crowd. We probably could have found a more appropriate place to treat Colbert Report writer Rob Dubbin, but he didn’t seem to mind. We discussed rye, […]


Author Drink Review: Maura Kelly

For Valentine’s Day, Armchair/Shotgun sat down with Maura Kelly, co-author of Much Ado About Loving, which USA Today called, “A treat for any book lover, happily mated or cheerfully single.” (As all-of-the-above, we cheerfully agree). Maura has also been a staff writer for Glamour, and her reportage has appeared in the The New York Times, The […]