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Adorable Photos From the White House Flickr Stream!

Adorable Photos From the White House Flickr Stream!

In a time when Obama’s poll numbers are dipping a little bit as a result of the crummy roll out of the Affordable Care Act, can we just take a minute to revel in the cuteness, funniness, and meaningfulness that is the White House Flickr Stream? I only have two points to make in this(…)

Hennessy Youngman Get Serious(ish) with NSA Bangers

Hennessy Youngman Get Serious(ish) with NSA Bangers

Unless you’re the kind of person who bandies about the terms “patriot” and “real American” and “freedom isn’t free” non-ironically on the reg, chances are you’re more than a little disconcerted by the recent news of the government and its extremely unchill surveillance activities. So, thanks Hennessy Youngman (of CVS Bangers and CVS Bangers 2(…)

Do the Right Thing. VOTE.

Do the Right Thing. VOTE.

I’ve been saving up all of these election-related goodies and damn – now’s the time to unleash them all on you! Go vote today, my friends! Here are some bits of voting inspirado from the moving to the silly. ENJOY! Badass: Jay-Z performing “99 Problems (But Mitt Ain’t One)” at an Obama rally: Adorable: Ohio(…)

Lady Power! The ‘You Don’t Own Me’ PSA

Lady Power! The ‘You Don’t Own Me’ PSA

Love, love, love, love, love. This video features some of the coolest women around – off the dome: Lena Dunham, Carrie Brownstein, Tavi, Natasha Lyonne, Sia, Zoe Kravitz, Miranda July, Lesley Gore – lip synching FOR THEIR LIVES to the aforementioned Ms. Gore’s “You Don’t Own Me.” To quote the Vimeo page: Women, let’s rise(…)

Computer Love: Our Favorite Links for the Week…

Art: The Francis Alys retrospective at the MoMA’s definitely worth the trip http://ow.ly/50KkA. Kara Walker has two shows up simultaneously at Sikkema Jenkins & Lehmann Maupin galleries, and according to NYMag, they’re buth must-sees. In love with Mark Giglio’s wooden figures http://ow.ly/50Lwu. Entertainment: We confess, we’re still raging over the ill-advised casting of Lenny Kravitz(…)