Apr/May 2011

by Debbie Stoller


Table of Contents April/May 2011



Liv Strong

Ever wonder what it would be like to hang out and have a beer with the lovely Liv Tyler? Well, here’s your chance to find out.
By Phoebe Magee

Dishing It Out

Our favorite food bloggers reveal their surefire recipes for potluck perfection.

A View To A Kill

Wisconsin’s annual whitetailed-deer hunt attracts sportsmen, nature lovers, and a surprising number of women who aren’t afraid to meet their meat.
By Jenny Rose Ryan

Everyone Knows It’s Wendy

Talk-show diva Wendy Williams gets real about what it takes to make it in media.
By Giulia Rozzi

Eat Drink One

Woman Artist Lee Price explores the intimate connection between women and their secret snacks.
By Emily McCombs

A Food Star Is Born

From rebel restaurateurs to underground artisans, these gal gourmands are proving that food is the new rock ’n’ roll.
By Jean Railla

Roadside Attraction

Food, friendship, and great fashion on four wheels.
Photographed by Gabriela Hasbun, styling by Angel Phillips

  • Anika is the new Nico; Suzanne Vega channels Carson McCullers; the gals behind sustainable butchery Lindy Grundy bring home the bacon; and more.

  • She-bonics Oprah Winfrey, Amber Tamblyn, Amy Adams, and Natalie Portman open up for their fans. By Whitney Dwire

  • Pop Quiz Martha Stewart takes the cake! By Emily Rems

  • Boy du Jour Vegging out with Russell Simmons. By Sabrina Ford

  • Hot Dates Plan an April/May holiday. By Libby Zay

  • Make a recipe box for all your savory secrets; sharpen up your knife skills; DIY soy milk; and more.

  • Old School Mom’s marzipan Easter lambs. By Maria Gagliano

  • Buy orDIY Add some hip-hop to your tabletop with Salt-N-Pepa shakers! By Callie Watts

  • Blogger Rebecca Stice dresses up nice; Ai for Ai catches our eye; accessories that are good enough to eat; and more.

  • BUST Test Kitchen. Our interns glam up on the job with lip treatment, dry shampoo, and body scrub.

  • Good Stuff Tools for serving up food with attitude. By Stephanie J

  • Phone sex for the palate and the privates, and more.

  • Questions for the Queen Dr. Carol Queen knows what’s on your vagina’s mind.

  • One-Handed Read Recipe for Pleasure. By Letty James

  • Pop Tart You can run, but you can’t hide—from song lyrics. By Wendy McClure

  • Museum of Femoribilia Visitors never used to enter a neighbor’s yard without a proper calling card. By Lynn Peril

  • News From a Broad If Hooters is a place for “sexual entertainment,” then why does it have highchairs? By Kara Buller

  • Eat Me Try some Thai! By Chef Rossi

  • Mother Superior When Mama’s away, the kids will play—on the Internet. By Ayun Halliday

  • Around the World in 80 Girls Let’s go to San Diego! By Megan O. Andersen

  • X Games Needle Lift? By Deb Amlen

  • Music Reviews; plus, Yuka Honda and Petra Haden of If By Yes.

  • Movies In a Better World a Soul Surfer could avoid Meek’s Cutoff.

  • Books Reviews; plus, Wendy McClure gives us a taste of The Wilder Life.

  • Party Pics Our Feb/Mar Issue release party was naughty and nice!

  • BUSTshop

  • The Last Laugh Tammy Pierce has a [meat]ball!By Esther Pearl Watson

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