Worst I Ever Saw

BY Team Intern in General

Last night I happened upon Drake's 'Best I Ever Had' video, and I'm really interested to know what you all have to say about it! The video was directed by Kanye West and the song has spent ten weeks on the Billboard Top 100 list and is currently at number 2. Needless to say it's getting a lot of play, but do you think this much sex(ism) really sells? As I was watching this video last night, I realized I had seen it before, and that the first time I was so fed up ... Read More
This is your chance to win tickets to the Summer, Sex and Spirits Event from Planned Parenthood at the Museum of Sex on Thursday in NYC. This event is sure to be a ton of fun and you have the chance to win tickets for Thursday, all you need to do is answer some trivia questions about sex! Answer the questions after the jump and email your answers to susan@bust.com. The first person to get them right wins a pair of tickets to the event. Did I mention it's open ... Read More
Back in May, Diesel proposed a challenge to up-and-coming bands: impress us and we'll send you on a worldwide tour. Today the winners were announced. Hearts Revolution and The Terror Pigeon Dance Revolt! will be jetting off around the world by the end of the month. But the most important stop, New York City, will be at Webster Hall on July 30th. They'll be joined by The Roots, Passion Pit, Theophilus London and others, which will make for an outstanding show. ... Read More

Fashionable Knitting

BY Web Intern in General

  If anyone else out there is trying to figure out a way to combine their love of crafting with their love of high fashion, search no further. This September, in an attempt to revitalize New York's dwindling fashion industry, Vogue is coordinating a week of fabulous fashionable events called Fashion's Night Out . Along with feasting, sales and makeovers, they're enlisting top fashion names to host activities around New York. The list, which will be fully ... Read More
  Ah, Vivienne Westwood. I may not always agree with you (Pam Anderson, really?), but I defend your right to the death to be fabulously eccentric. The Guardian has compiled a list of some of her most notable quotables throughout her career. Some of my favorites: After losing an Armani contract In Italy they take cheap cloth and make it look expensive, but I take expensive cloth and make it look cheap. They just don't understand (1986) On her shop 'SEX' ... Read More
     There's a buzz about the BUST office, a hum that's been flitting in and out of conversations for the past few weeks. Sometimes the subject springs up in morning small talk; other times updates are publically thrown around from one side of the office to another. This shameless office talk can only be described as one thing: gossip. And we want all of you to be in on our obsession: Beth Ditto. First it was her new album, Music for Men, ... Read More

Who knew?

BY Laurie in General

That Nicolas Cage's 17 yr old son is in a black metal band called Eyes of Noctum. Not a huge fan of papa Cage, but the kid is cute! To see them for yourself, check out NY tour dates here . via Brooklyn ... Read More
Miriam Libicki is a United States-born Jewish comics artist who packed up and moved to Israel to join the IDF, despite being rather ill-suited to the soldiering life. She has since relocated to Canada and created an autobiographical comic book, jobnik! about her experiences, as well as created several drawn essays in which she takes a critical look at comics, art, Israel, sex and sexuality, and of course, being Jewish. I met Libicki at New York's MoCCA ... Read More
Today we celebrate the 40th anniversary of a man on the moon for many reasons. The walk on the moon was a technological feat, a triumph of human courage, and a rallying cause for pride for millions of Americans and science geeks worldwide. The New York Times has been growing a veritable library of documentation and celebration of this event for a full week on their homepage, and has come up with some great reads. For those who experienced the moment of ... Read More
Jimmy Carter is losing his religion, and he's doing it for the ladies. He has recently spoken out and denounced the sexism that is at the core of so many Judeo-Christian-Muslim religions of the monotheistic variety. His particular brand was Southern Baptist, and he puts into exact and unflinching terms the uneasy, downright destructive relationship between feminism and organized religion.          The belief that a ... Read More