Nicholas Gonzales, an accused rapist in Sydney, Australia, has been acquitted of raping a 24-year old woman because his lawyer argued her jeans were too tight to be removed by Nicholas alone, making the sex consensual. He successfully argued ‚”it’s difficult for skinny jeans to be taken off by someone else unless the wearer’s assisting, […]
Archives for May 2010
Oh, and a big F.U. to the morons who are supporting Arizona’s backwards immigration law. (NSFW) Original Video– More videos at TinyPic
Prospect Park will once again be home to live music this summer, as Celebrate Brooklyn is back with a line-up that includes both free and ticketed benefit shows. Full schedule is listed below the jump, via Brooklyn Vegan.
We’re gonna go with The Knife: More videos and the back-story on Buzzfeed.
Got the sniffles? Instead of waiting for the Obama plan to kick in, did you know you can trade your art (or music, film, acting, dance, or anything really) for medical care at the Bushwick-based Woodhull Hospital? As the blog Brokelyn reports, the plan is called Artist Access and allows folks to volunteer their skills, […]
The following video for Beyonc√©’s newest hit, “Why Don’t You Love Me” is straight out of a Jacques photoshoot. Well, a power-pop non-NSFW version anyway… Via The L Mag: “Why Don’t You Love Me” – Beyonc√© from Beyonc√© on Vimeo.
Because nobody can do a better recap than the Brooklyn Paper’s Aaron Short, I’ll just point you to his story on opening day: Kickball ‚Äî the sport of Kings ‚Äî is back! ‚”Our goal was to look good and have fun, so it doesn’t matter if we won or lost,” said captain Paul Cougar Mellencamp. […]
Unlike a New Year’s midnight that ends with you turning to your fugly friend and with a settling shrug and desperate, “I mean… Should we…?” eyes, May 4th’s midnight brought the release of Minus the Bear‘s hotly anticipated album OMNI. To properly celebrate, Minus the Bear hosted a secret show at Bowery Electric along with […]
We can judge the sender of this message all we want, but I will admit… I have had thoughts like this before. I dated a guy once who admittedly said that he had never read a book– so let’s take that into consideration in the comments as we bash the ‘hipster scumbag’ responsible for this […]
This is pretty fucking rad. Via Stereogum: