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    December 27, 2013

    An Open Letter to the Makers of The Wolf of Wall Street, and the Wolf Himself

    This originally appeared in L.A. Weekly BY CHRISTINA MCDOWELL I hate to be the bearer of bad news, dear Kings of Hollywood, but you have been conned. Let me introduce myself. My name is Christina McDowell, formerly Christina Prousalis. I am the daughter of Tom Prousalis, a man the Washington Pos ... More >>

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    September 10, 2013

    Premiere: The Obits "Spun Out" Video

    Today guitar hero Rick Froberg and the Brooklyn-based badasses he fronts, The Obits, release their third album via Sub Pop. It's called Bed & Bugs, and it--like its predecessors--is (if you'll allow the cognitive dissonance) a teeth gnashing, blissful good time. We got an early download of the thing ... More >>

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    April 23, 2012

    Why I Gave Up On Record Store Day

    Last week a ton of stories about Record Store Day percolated through blogs—Feistodon! The Flaming Lips and Heady Fwends! St. Vincent! Beach House! Holy crap, you gotta get on line at 8 a.m. to get the best picks! On Friday, when I got an email from a store that contained both a list of records ... More >>

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    January 12, 2012

    A Guide To The Indiepop Explosion That Will Be Chickfactor's 20th Birthday Party At The Bell House

    via ChickfactorChickfactor #5, starring Lois Maffeo and Rebecca Gates. ​The resurgence of the concept of "twee" (for better and for worse), and the fact that 2012 serves as the 20th anniversary of the seminal indiepop fanzine Chickfactor, probably made the three-night Bell House birthday blowo ... More >>

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    July 11, 2011

    Five Guys Branches Out to the Basement of a Flushing Mall

    Rebecca Marx​ Queens will soon have five Five Guys to its name: The latest location is set to open sometime soon in the basement of Flushing's Skyview Center on College Point Boulevard. For those keeping track, New York now has 21 locations of the burger chain, which began innocently enough in ... More >>

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    February 7, 2008

    TABLOIDED: The Post vs. The Daily News

    Finally we have unencumbered issues of both papers! Of course, the Daily News just can't let Super Bowl glory go, and they put Eli Manning on their front page again today. The big news? The News gave him framed copies of his front pages. How meta! The bigger sports scoop is below the smiling "Mann ... More >>

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    April 17, 2007
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    January 30, 2007

    You Can't Compete With Babes

    A few unkind words for us with regards to Pazz & Jop's patriarch

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    May 16, 2006
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    July 26, 2005

    Whitewash U.

    A recent court ruling opens the gates for the censorship of college papers

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    June 28, 2005
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    June 7, 2005
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    May 11, 2004
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    February 10, 2004

    The Diminishing of John Ashcroft

    A Bipartisan Groundswell of Rebellion

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    August 12, 2003
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    May 13, 2003
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    October 30, 2001

    The Best Campaign Money Can Buy

    Team Bloomberg in the Chips

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    July 10, 2001

    Rave Robbers

    Feds Steal the Fun From Nightlife

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    February 1, 2000
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    April 27, 1999
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    April 6, 1999
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    December 8, 1998