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Toteable fire

BY Laurie in General

Ok, I am obsessed with fireplaces, and am always scheming for a way to put one in my apartment in NYC, but since I dont have a chimney, I would have to build one of those smokeless gel ones, and I bet they smell like nasty fumes, so it probably wont happen. Anyway, stumbled on this ridic gadget, the Travelmate, which I was sure was a hoax, but maybe not? For 1,300 Euros you too can have a fire in a breifcase. ... Read More

Baby Daddy

BY debbie in General

There's been a lot of talk lately about Thomas Beatie, the FTM transexual who is currently pregnant, especially since he appeared on Oprah yesterday. He's being touted as the "first pregnant man."However, there was another male pregnancy that followed this exact same set of circumstances almost a decade ago.  Matt Rice, the FTM partner of Pat Califia, gave birth to their son back in the late 1990's.  Just like Thomas, Matt had had top ... Read More

10 Kickass Female Characters

BY Dawn in General

Check it out! Premeire.com just posted a list of of their top ten  "Kickass Female Characters." Think they got it right or are you fixin' to fight? Check the list and let us ... Read More

Got Foodswings?

BY Dawn in General

This year Foodswings, everyone’s favorite guerilla fast food joint, is celebrating it’s 4-year anniversary of destroying the perception that vegan food is bland! There will be free giveaways (including BUST gear!), hourly specials, and the usual surprises and shenanigans that you've come to know and love from the maniacal Foodswings family! This Sunday, March 31 in Williamsburg! 2 p.m. – 11 p.m. at Foodswings, 295 Grand Street, Brooklyn. ... Read More

Totally "Toxic"

BY Lisa in General

“Learn to play the ukulele” has been on my to-do list since we ran the awesome “Uke Spirit” article in our Aug/Sept ’07 issue, which highlighted a handful of fabulous ladies rocking the adorable instrument. Of course, my pink sparkly Mahalo has just been collecting dust in my room while I do a million other things but a recent visit from my friend Lana, who plays a mean uke herself, has re-inspired me. She showed me this video and now ... Read More