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Maya Kremen

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  • 14 years ago

    When did the riot grrrl moment end? Was it when the term first appeared in Sassy? When Courtney Love started using lipliner? When Mr. Lady Kathleen Hanna started dating Mr. Boy Adam Horowitz even though all he really wanted was grrrls to do the di...

  • 15 years ago

    Under Acme is the kind of club most likely to feature your friend's younger brother's college band. The lighting is low; the tendency to jam is high. Shaggy boys in quintets named Smokin Buddha or Gravity Galaxy hunch over their instruments and fi...

  • 15 years ago

    Everyone was shocked when the Democrats picked a Jew, and a religious one at that, to run with bland WASP poster boy Gore. The decision felt calculated—too calculated. You could imagine the campaign strategists sitting around brainstorming: "...

  • 15 years ago

    Jonathan Ames once told a crowd of people at Fez about the first time he ejaculated, and then brought his mother on stage to read a poem about it. He has had a one-man show called Oedipussy. He is solely to blame for the performance career of Patr...

  • 15 years ago

    It's Passover on the Lower East Side. Flocks of people are scurrying across Houston like it's the Red Sea, and Ludlow's the Promised Land. They have brunch, get their hair cut, and buy deliberately dirty jeans in the same cramped storefronts that ...