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New Mixel Pixel Video!

BY Callie in General

If you were lucky enough to catch Mixel Pixel at the last BUST Issue Release Party you may remeber this video playing on the side. It is soooo cute! ... Read More
SDN, my all time favorite design house from NYC will show pieces from their Spring and Fall '08 lines made from recycled and sustainable fabrics with live music from SPEEDBUMP this Saturday!  Come support the second installment of this biannual event, which continues to give opportunities to new and intriguing designers to show in a "neutral" environment and the encouragement to do "unorthodox" presentations. Dates + Designers Line ... Read More

This is Burlesque

BY Lisa in General

New Yorkers, get out your to-do list and put this on there: Buy tix for This is Burlesque at Corio in SoHo. Non-New Yorkers, make sure you hit this up the next time you’re in town. In fact, I recommend planning your trip around it. You will have the most. fun. ever. I hit it up last week and have been talking about it ever since, Laurie went last night and loved it. Loved it! Bring all your friends! And here's a sweet deal - for $5 off your ticket, enter the ... Read More
I just got my first tattoo! Isn't it precious! My friend Paul Bosch did it for me and I couldn't be more stoked about it. There is a little glare in the middle from the flash, sorry. Amazing right? It is my first and maybe my only, cause really how do I top that.  Paul Bosch works at Saved Tattoo in Brooklyn. You can check his work out here. My back is still very tenderoni. Speaking of "tenderoni" Bobby Brown is at it again! Check out CMTs reality ... Read More

Let's talk politics!

BY Laurie in General

So the race is on, we've finally got it down to two amazing dems, and I for one am still a bit on the fence about who I will vote for Tuesday. I'm really feeling Hillary based on her experience, and, except for that baffling Iraq war vote (pretty bad) I do like her. However, Barry is a smooth dude, and he has the uplifting vibe going for him. Last nights debate was very lovey dovey, and the whole time I was thinking "dream team!" and of course at the end ... Read More

Siri-ous Style

BY Lisa in General

I’m always on the lookout for gals with sweet style because a) I’m hoping their fashion know-how will somehow rub off on me and b) working on the first page of our Looks section, where I get to interview a lovely lady about her steez, is one of my favorite parts of the mag. Siri Thorson, our style maven-of-the-moment, is too cute for words. I found her through her blog, Ringo, have a banana!, where she endearingly muses about everything from the pair of ... Read More

Just googs it...

BY Dawn in General

Do this...now.1. Go to google.com2. Type in "Find Chuck Norris" into the search bar.3. Click the "I'm feeling lucky" button.4. Laugh5. Rinse.6. Repeat if ... Read More

Margaret Cho!

BY Laurie in General

Catch Margaret on the Craig Ferguson show tonight, before she embarks on a huge tour of Australia and the US for her new "Beautiful". Dates here. Doesnt she look ... Read More

Walk this way!

BY Maggie in General

Word to the wise…  Before it’s too late, check out one of my all time favorite artist of our generation at the Whitney (closes Feb. 3, 2008).  The first full-scale American museum survey of the work of artist Kara Walker: My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My Love features works ranging from her signature black-paper silhouettes to film animations to more than 100 works on paper. And if you’re not in NYC, the exhibition will travel ... Read More

R.I.P. Vampira

BY Emily Rems in General

B-movie scream queen and goth pioneer Maila Nurmi, aka Vampira, has passed away at the age of 85. Best known for her terrifying turn in Ed Wood's cult classic Plan 9 From Outer Space, she was through with it before Morticia knew what to do with it. ... Read More