According to CNN: Embedded video from CNN Video How much do we LOVE Kenny and Selma?!?!? (ed: How much do we HATE CNN’s embedded video player???)
Archives for October 2008
Oh snap! We’ve got gangs in the neighborhood. It turns out those machete-wielding kids may be part of the Pretty Boy Goonies, a “new offshoot of the notorious Bloods gang” that’s been poking around the hood in the past few months. They’re vicious too! From the Post: “This is not fist-fighting we are talking about. […]
img via AndIamNotLying Our friends at And I Am Not Lying realized something the other day. The current “disgruntled Vietnam Vet with a foul mouth and a serious anger management problem” who’s trying to get a grasp on the news cycle these days has a number of similarities with another “disgruntled Vietnam Vet with a […]
Hot Chip, c/o Mark Iantosca 5,000 people + 3 bars = a bad idea in my book, but the clusterfuck scene on Saturday night at Pier 3 proved to be a successful affair. Diesel threw themselves an over-the-top 30th birthday party, which spanned the globe starting in Tokyo, and rippled across time zones to culminate […]
Just when you thought autumn was here and you were gonna slow it down some, go to bed early, stop drinking and re-commence going for early morning jogs, I have to remind you that CMJ will be here next week. It’s always an overwhelming and absorbing experience for music fans and their livers alike. And […]
It’s gorgeous out today, so I highly recommend hitting The Habitat. It’s one of the best bars in Greenpoint, and all day long they are celebrating Oktoberfest with German beers, food, and even polka music. Wunderbar! The Habitat is located at 988 Greenpoint Ave.
Still looking for something to do tonight? Well heck, NY Mag’s hosting a big throwdown with The National, Grizzly Bear, and Stella Comedy at the Hammerstein. Tickets might still be available here: http://nymag.com/nyxny/40th/.
So one of my favorites Ian Svenonius will be interviewing one of my other favorites Kathleen Hanna tomorrow at Cooper-Union’s Great Hall. You can watch in awe with me too. The details are below: VBS.TV & Dewar’s Humbly Present Soft Focus with Ian Svenonius A live taping of interviews with eminent musicians Ted Leo and […]
Here’s a nasty little Sarah Palin breakbeat remix to get your weekend started. From dariencomp: Sarah Palin explains her qualifications to be VP through the power of breakbeat. via buzzfeed
This should be really, really cool. Opening runs from 6-10pm tonight. Animal reports: An array of relentless shutterbugs and explorers of “forgotten and under-appreciated places” are showcasing lots of photos tonight at Brooklyn gallery Factory Fresh. The group show, Quality of Life, features new work by ANIMAL ally and premiere devil’s advocate Jake Dobkin, along […]