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  1. Celebrity Settings
    Jessica Biel Eats Fish Tacos at Tacombi; Jake Gyllenhaal Chooses HudsonPlus: Missy Elliott and Mary J. Blige go to Catch, and more, in this week’s roundup.
  2. Money Troubles
    Nino’s in TroubleNino Selimaj’s restaurant empire may be on the verge of crumbling.
  3. Celebrity Settings
    Summer Ends, Even for Rich PeopleSee where the celebrities have been eating, in our weekly roundup of sightings!
  4. Taste Tests
    Battle of the Artichoke SlicesHow does Nino’s stack up against Artichoke?
  5. Menu Changes
    Nino’s Looks to the Artichoke Slice for HelpAre they taking a cue from L’asso taking a cue from Artichoke?
  6. Celebrity Settings
    Momofuku, Freemans, Spotted Pig Honchos Break Bread With Stephen Starr Our favorite celebrity sighting of the week was, of course, Lindsay Lohan at Peter Luger on Tuesday night — that’s because we saw her with our own eyes. Of course, we can’t be everywhere and see everyone, so as usual we’ve combed the gossip columns for other stop-ins. We’re sorry we missed Tracy Morgan at the Plumm, shirtless and offering to father babies as usual, and boy do we wish we were a fly on the wall when partners Ken Friedman and Taavo Somer, along with David Chang, dined with Stephen Starr at Buddakan. Is there a Spotted Buddafuku in the works?
  7. The New York Diet
    Comedian David Cross Likes His Peanut Butter and Pretzels With a Glass of Wine When David Cross, whose comedic musings on the senselessness of electric kitchen knives are legendary, gave New York his advice on approaching a celebrity, he admitted, “I’ve always been (and always will be, until I need an operation) a big fan of the free beer.” This week we caught him shortly after a dalliance with the South Beach Diet, which meant (operation be damned) he was free to consume succulent pork fat, three helpings of ramen, what he says is one of the best three pots of chili you’ll ever have, and more than a few pints of beer. Whether or not the latter was purchased for him by one of his fans is unclear.