John Ortved has written about entertainment and media for Vanity Fair, The New York Times, The New Yorker, Adweek and New York magazine. His Twitter, @jortved, is somewhat hilarious.
John Ortved on Questlove’s halfhearted new book that’s full of enthusiasm but not exactly a memoir. MORE
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With The Simpsons’s 450th episode airing Sunday, John Ortved tells the inside story of how the... MORE