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Of Cocktails & Burgers: Alameda

Of Cocktails & Burgers: Alameda

The first reason to pay a visit to Alameda in Greenpoint is the look: before Ramona had people in the neighborhood buzzing, Alameda had resuscitated art deco restaurant design. Geometry rules the space: from tiles and wood on the floors, to hexagon moulding and rectangular pendant fixtures on the ceilings, every piece locks in place.(…)

Party Time Deals

Party Time Deals

I’ve been neck deep in grad student conference planning, and I have somehow managed to discover a few things that you may want to learn. If you are inclined to click away from this post, think again. I’m not referring to the latest interpretation of Édouard Glissant’s Poetics of Relation. Instead, I’m referring to the stressful(…)

Five Delicious, Citrusy Beers to Welcome Spring!

Five Delicious, Citrusy Beers to Welcome Spring!

When it comes to drinking adult beverages, I tend to go through phases. Sometimes wine, sometimes cocktails, but lately it’s been BEER all the way. I’ve had so many delicious ones lately that I can’t stop talking about…and so I will continue to talk about them here! The theme is refreshing, spring-like, citrus! 1. Great(…)

Power List: 5 Awesome Drinks Made With Beer

OK, so we all know beer is pretty great on its own. What you might not know, is how amazing beer can be mixed with other things! Here are five of my favorite beer based beverages, perfect for these hot summer days. Snakebite’s new cousin: The Kopparsnake A snakebite is usually made with equal parts(…)

Computer Love: Our Favorite Links of the Week

Sight: Neville, Ron and Draco visit Harry backstage at How to Succeed. Have you seen Rafael Nadal’s Armani ad? STEAMY. Hipster Animals: our alt-er counterparts? Harry Potter + Mean Girls = comic genius. Amazing microphotography showing grains of sand at 250 times their size. Sound: “Billie’s Blues” = one of our favorite songs by Ms.(…)

Miller Chill: A PA Summer Favorite

I’ll admit that I was skeptical when PA Nicole first introduced me to Miller  Chill two summers ago. Usually, I don’t drink light beer and the thought of light beer with artificial lime flavoring sounded pretty whack. Then, I tried it was pleasantly surprised by it’s refreshing (albeit fake) lime flavor and drinkability. It’s super(…)

Computer Love: Our Favorite Links of the Week

Art and Design The Royal Shakespeare Company performs five shows over the course of an unprecedented six-week residency in a specially constructed stage at the Park Avenue Armory. Chinese dissident artist Ai Wei Wei is released after three months in detention, but still faces significant restrictions on his travel and activities. A century of sparkly(…)