"Curb Your Enthusiasm"'s third season, out on DVD Tuesday. Squirm as Larry David hurls inappropriate comments at a widow, a little kid and a crazed nanny.

"Sixteen Acres," by Philip Nobel (Metropolitan Books. $25). This engaging account of the behind-the-scenes battle to rebuild Ground Zero explores the power and limits of modern architecture.

Esprit's crepe blouse ($49;, part of its spring collection. Once the epitome of California cool, the label's been reborn as a chic Eurobrand.

Russell Crowe's right hook (what, you missed the BAFTAs?) in the trailer for the boxing biopic "Cinderella Man"( He's a shoo-in for an Oscar nod... in 2006.