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Archives for July 2010
Ms. Anonymous writes in to warn us of a “well-known douche” who’s been stalking Asian girls around town. Hi, I’d appreciate it if you could keep me anonymous, but there’s a well-known douche named [redacted] wandering Wburg stalking Asian gals, and I’d love it if you could expose him so the innocents can avoid. Her […]
That Star Wars on the 6 Train video we posted the other day was made by — surprise! — Improv Everywhere. The group’s creator, Charlie Todd, saw the fine folks at Gawker.TV rip his video from Youtube and host in themselves — thereby sucking out his ad dollars with a giant straw of snarkiness (they […]
Alexa Chung, model, actress?, and rich person dating a musician was strolling the tree-lined streets of Williamsburg with her boyfriend Alex Turner (lead singer, Arctic Monkeys), when she was caught off guard by the paparazzi. She took off running and began showering our streets with cash.
This Friday night, Weezer’s playing the Williamsburg Waterfront with AWOLNATION and Rival School. It’s gonna be nice out! Like, 93 degrees and sunny nice. But here’s the thing: tickets are $54. Luckily for you guys, some reps from AWOLNATION hit us up and are offering a pair of tickets for our readers. Want to win? We […]
New Brunswick’s Screaming Females announced their fall tour dates today and sent out the first mp3 from their upcoming Castle Talk, which streets in September. They play Siren Fest this Saturday and Marissa’s solo project, Noun, is playing SummerScreen this coming Wednesday for Romeo + Juliet. MP3: Screaming Females “I Don’t Mind It”
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You’ve got Summer to look forward to at Party Expo… unless you’re gonna be at the Guggenheim for Beirut. From MyOpenBar: Thursday was gonna suck until VICE announced this last-minute party. Boogie Boarder, Snakes Say Hisss and the requisite “Secret Special Guests” on hand tonight with DJs Cool Hand Luke, Maxwell 57, Nick Gazin, Maggie […]
The L Magazine brings us the news we all knew was coming: “Since it’s raining like Jurassic Park outside, there will be no SummerScreen today.” They’ll be back next week with Romeo + Juliet with live performances before hand from Hank & Cupcakes and Noun.
Frankie Leone is a 25-year-old native New Yorker who lives in a graffiti-covered warehouse building “in the center of all the beautiful new ones” on Kent Avenue. He writes fiction, but what he’s most passionate about are his interpretations of his own experiences with women — the best of which he saves for Craigslist’s Missed […]