from Editor and Publisher: Trio of Papers Pull Today’s ‘Boondocks’ Referring to Bush and Drugs NEW YORK – At least three of the approximately 300 “Boondocks” clients dropped today’s strip mentioning President Bush’s alleged former drug use. Aaron McGruder’s comic showed one character saying: “Bush got recorded admitting that he smoked weed.” Another character replies: […]
Archives for February 2005
We can’t decide who we dislike more, rightwing anorexic douchebag Ann Coulter or the geriatric anti-socialite Liz Smith, so we’ll just call it a draw. Hats off to the usually apolitical Gawker for refreshing Liz Smith’s botox-infected memory on Ann Coulter. Liz Smith in today’s NYPost: “Style is knowing who you are, what you want […]
Our favorite blog, catch.com is back. Go say hello: We missed you guys!
We’re looking for an Williamsburg-based intern (or two) with experience in writing about food and/or bars. If this is you and you have some clips, write us here.
We don’t know if this is terrifying or really amusing. Click on image to see Tony’s collections.
Animal Collective at Todd P’s club Llano Estacado A lot of people have been asking us about Todd P’s new space The Llano Estacado by the river in Williamsburg (NE Corner of Metropolitan & River St). We finally had a chance to investigate last night at the sold out Animal Collective show (check them out […]
This is really disturbing. Click on the picture to read the full story. (Thanks shlonkombakazay)
photos by Jeff Campbell The Animal Collective discuss Vashti Bunyan, drugs, Black Dice, George Bush, and their upcoming “love” record[Don’t miss them live in NY Feb. 24,25] Following the release of their hugely popular Sung Tongs in 2004, The Animal Collective have been described in countless ways. Hallucinogenic campfire music. Cut-and-paste pop. Avante Folk. And […]
Korn guitarist finds God, leaves band NEW YORK (Billboard) — Korn guitarist Brian “Head” Welch has parted ways with the hard rock act, citing a recent religious awakening. Welch broke the news Sunday on Bakersfield, California, station KRAB-FM. “I had it in my heart to come here and explain to you,” Welch said. “I’m good […]
The New Yorker recently ran a very important, profoundly insightful, and achingly disturbing story on America’s covert torture outsourcing program. It’s long, like all of the New Yorker‘s stories, but worth reading every word. It’s the most important story written by an American magazine since Seymour Hersch revealed the Abu Ghraib scandal. In case you […]