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Banger Alert: Future Brown – Wanna Party Ft. Tink

Banger Alert: Future Brown – Wanna Party Ft. Tink

First things first: Fatima Al Qadiri is a creative genius. Born in Senegal, raised in Kuwait and currently living in Brooklyn, she’s both a visual artist and musician/producer. Her 2011 album “Genre Specific-Xperience” is probably the record I listen to most on planes – it’s haunting, engaging and calming all at once, so perfect for(…)

The Thanksgiving Croissant Is Back at Momofuku Milk Bar!

The Thanksgiving Croissant Is Back at Momofuku Milk Bar!

If you don’t know about the Momofuku Milk Bar Thanksgiving Croissant, you better ask somebody! Conveniently for you, I’m here to tell you all about it without you even having to ask. Milk Bar manages to further glorify the already-glorious month of November with a croissant in which the dough is seasoned like stuffing and(…)

Netflix Fix: Five MORE Great Documentaries to Watch Instantly

Netflix Fix: Five MORE Great Documentaries to Watch Instantly

Fall and documentaries…they just go together! Grab a beverage, a blanket and your pet (if applicable) and curl up with these glorious combinations of knowledge and entertainment – all currently available to stream on Netflix! 1. Tabloid Directed by Errol Morris (The Thin Blue Line, Fog of War), Tabloid tells a story of intrigue, eccentricity(…)

Non-Guilty Pleasure: Cherry Bombe Magazine

Non-Guilty Pleasure: Cherry Bombe Magazine

You know those fancy magazines that cost like, $20 bucks and are independently produced, and you think “Jesus who pays that much money for a mag?”  Well, I recently picked up the first issue of Cherry Bombe Magazine for 18 smackers the other day, and all I can say is WORTH IIIIT! Created by magazine(…)

John Steinbeck, James Franco + Chris O’Dowd: Together on Broadway!

John Steinbeck, James Franco + Chris O’Dowd: Together on Broadway!

It’s true – James Franco and Chris O’Dowd will be starring together in John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men on Broadway next spring – as George and Lennie, respectively. There’s isn’t a ton of other information available about this production yet – other than the fact that the play will be directed by Anna Shapiro(…)

Animals Ask People: Caycee Black of Black + Graze

Animals Ask People: Caycee Black of Black + Graze

Caycee Black has been a friend for over a decade and it’s been an absolute joy to watch her tackle creative endeavor after creative endeavor. She’s obviously preciously beautiful, and we love her because she shares so many of our own favorite perspectives: that Paulie Gee’s is the best, that you should pursue the projects(…)

For Anyone Who Has Ever Gotten the Stink Eye at the Met*

For Anyone Who Has Ever Gotten the Stink Eye at the Met*

So it appears that a group of people are suing the Met for being vague about its “Suggested Donation” policy for entry. It’s sort of like…. if you are in the know then you are in the know? It’s a huge museum with a ton of cool shit and they are trying stay alive in(…)

Animals Ask People: Jamie Shupak

Animals Ask People: Jamie Shupak

First things first: I’m not a morning person. At all. One of the few bright spots between the alarm clock and my iced coffee is watching the morning team on NY1 – the deadpan delivery of Pat Kiernan, the goofy antics of Roger Clark, the no-nonsense sass of Annika Pergament …and most of all, the(…)

Brand New, You’re Retro: Vintage NFL Caps from New Era

Brand New, You’re Retro: Vintage NFL Caps from New Era

I’m a little sad about football right now, what with my favorite player (and supplier of Buffalo Bills hope) EJ Manuel injured and all (get well, boo!), but I’ll still never miss a chance to rep Buffalo and/or the Bills. When I saw this new throwback line from New Era I was pretty excited to(…)