Download Islands MP3’s (thanks Simple Mission) here From Simple Mission I know you’ve been wondering. Where is Nick Diamonds? Where is J’aime? Montreal? LA? NYC? Since winning the hearts of the masses as two/thirds of the French Canadian band the Unicorns, the pair have been busy traveling around this country and theirs working on various […]
Archives for June 2005
Tonight is opening night for what will be a new Williamsburg staple: AIREOKE. Every Wednesday at Trash Bar (formerly Luxx) AIREOKE: The world’s first and foremost melding of karaoke and air guitar has come to Williamsburg to bring the art of air guitar out of the bedroom and on to the stage for one and […]
This is the coolest Science story we’ve read in a while. Zombie dogs! SCIENTISTS have created eerie zombie dogs, reanimating the canines after several hours of clinical death in attempts to develop suspended animation for humans. US scientists have succeeded in reviving the dogs after three hours of clinical death, paving the way for trials […]
According to a new gallup poll, most Americans think Bush is a shitty president. We’d like to be delighted that people are finally coming around, but the fact that another 45% approve of his performance is mind-boggling. Read the whole story here.
Via Cakehead: It’s Restaurant Week again in New York City. That means it’s time to make your reservations at that restaurant you’ve been wanting to try, but just couldn’t afford. Click here for the full list of participating restaurants.
Santorum’s statements on the clergy abuse scandal are nothing less than appalling [Via Atrios]: It is startling that those in the media and academia appear most disturbed by this aberrant behavior, since they have zealously promoted moral relativism by sanctioning “private” moral matters such as alternative lifestyles. Priests, like all of us, are affected by […]
July 16th at Coney Island: SPOON BRENDAN BENSON DUNGEN Q AND NOT U THE DEARS AMBULANCE LTD DETACHMENT KIT MATES OF STATE VHS OR BETA SAUL WILLIAMS DIAMOND NIGHTS MORNINGWOOD BE YOUR OWN PET NINE BLACK ALPS click for more info
Warren B. Kanders with his wife. This douchebag’s company can’t produce enough armor-upgraded humvees to keep the troops safe but has lobbied aggressively for an exclusive contract. The New York Times had two very enlightening stories yesterday worth mentioning. The first discussed the Pentagon’s refusal to supply the troops with safer humvees. Turns out there’s […]
Christian Breakdancers at Flushing Meadows We checked out opening night of the Billy Graham crusade last night with Cakehead. We may be sinners, but who can resist the evangelical freakshow of a self-proclaimed religious crusade. Highlights include us heckling a few teens holding “God Hates Fags” signs and seeing the Christian breakdancers pictured above. But […]
Saturday, June 25th Billy Effin Graham at Queens Meadows. He’s 86 and this will be his last crusade. This promises to be a freak show too bizarre to pass up. We hope to get filled with the Spirit. Provided the spirit is George Dickel, of course. We’re bringing a flask. Billy G is guaranteed to […]