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Bahamas

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2014

    Hayley Williams Rock Star Life in Quotes

    Paramore is back and busier than ever. The band just completed its first destination cruise with fans (cleverly dubbed Parahoy!), which included four days and nights aboard the Norwegian Pearl, sailing from Miami, Florida, to Great Stirrup Cay in the Bahamas. Fans enjoyed two outdoor shows by Param ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2014

    Vivian Girls Remember: Pizza! Wild Puppies! Jean Jackets!

    This weekend, The Vivian Girls play their very last shows ever. Their band was born in Brooklyn, so it's fitting that they're going to wrapping things up, there, too, with a pair of shows: one Saturday at Death By Audio and one Sunday at Baby's All Right. The Vivian Girls: Katy "Kickball Katy" Goo ... More >>

  • Film

    May 8, 2013
  • Blogs

    March 22, 2013

    New Not-Gay Show On Logo!

    Well, at least the cohost is gay. He's Australian Karl Schmid, and he told me all about Operation: Vacation--a 15-episode show that starts tomorrow night on Logo as part of their new strain of programming. What's the show about, Karl? The easiest way to describe it is Extreme Home Makeover, but i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2013

    Six Ridonkulous Holy Ship!! Dance Move GIFs

    The EDM cruise Holy Ship!! journeyed from Fort Lauderdale to the Bahamas this past weekend, and we're still recovering. Here's our complete coverage. A highlight was an afternoon spent on a pristine private island in the Bahamas for an afternoon of sun, surf, cocktails and the kind of dancing not ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2013

    Holy Ship!! Wrap-Up: It Was the Best of Times....

    There were a lot of grim faces on Monday morning as the electro-loving masses emerged off the MSC Poesia -- a.k.a. the EDM party boat Holy Ship!! -- and did a slow zombie shuffle through U.S. customs and back into the real world (a.k.a. Fort Lauderdale). Here in the industrial port, the sky was over ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2013

    A Dude's Dream Comes True Aboard the Holy Ship!!

    Aboard the Holy Ship!! one gets to mix and mingle with the slew of big-name DJs. "Hey there's Zedd in line for pasta salad. Oh wow, there's Dillon Francis in the elevator. Oh damn, Diplo is out on the beach swimming with all the fans." "Jackbeats just bought all those people shots!" See also: - H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2013

    A Few Questions About Rex Ryan's Tattoo and the Front Page of the Daily News

    You have surely seen the picture of Jets coach Rex Ryan on the front page of today's New York Daily News by now. Ryan was captured shirtless and sunbathing in the Bahamas, displaying a previously unseen tattoo of his wife, Michelle. The tattoo shows Michelle kneeling in a come-hither pinup pose wear ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2012

    JetBlue Uses America's Hatred Of Politicians For Publicity Stunt; Offers To Ship Disgruntled Voters Overseas

    How's this for a PR stunt: you know that obnoxious friend of yours (or perhaps your overly Conservative mother -- hi mom!) who always says that, "if (insert politicians name here) wins the election, I'm moving to Canada?" Well, Queens-based JetBlue airlines wants to make that happen -- but they want ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2012

    Best Parties Of All Time Roundup: Cher, Aretha, and Rosie Together!

    Two of my "best bashes in history" were casino galas that were outrageouly lavish and star studded, just the way events in a glitzy gambling temple should be. First of all: The opening of the Mohegan Sun Hotel and spa in Connecticut in 2002 How's this for a gala weekend? Friday night in the bi ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    January 11, 2012

    GRAND STEPPIN’

    A-Trak comes to Girls & Boys

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2011

    Foreign Diplomats Owe New York City $17 Million in Parking Tickets

    ​As we freak out over possible $16 muffins purchased by the Justice Department -- how could they? Muffins? Muffins aren't even good -- and the overall implosion of the U.S. economy, let us freak out more, about something with some pretty egregious dollar signs. Back in May, Representatives Mic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2011

    Park Slopers Offer $500 for the Return of Monkey Doll, the 'Son They Never Had'

    Not Bongo​In Park Slope, a couple is desperate. A parenting nightmare has become their own -- where, oh where, is their monkey doll, Bongo? Bonni Marcus and Jack Zinzi lost Bongo, who is, yes, a stuffed monkey doll, on Sunday night at around 7 p.m. as they headed to El Viejo Yayo, a restaurant ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2011

    Download: Prurient's Screeching, Shimmering "A Meal Can Be Made"

    via Hydra Head Records​A figurehead of the New York noise scene and tireless agony enthusiast, Dominick Fernow is a record label owner, record store proprietor and synth molester for Cold Cave. But he cut his blood-caked teeth with Prurient, a sadistic power-electronics therapy session that le ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2011

    Ricky Gervais Amazed By Emmy Nod For Golden Globes Gig

    ​When awards shows get nominated for awards, it's a little like a dog sniffing its own butt. And sure enough, the Emmys have nominated the Tonys, the Oscars, and the Golden Globes, all of which will probably end up competing for a Pulitzer! It's all so creepily incestual it's like a cult in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2011

    The Black Lips' Top Five Reasons Your Band Should Play A Booze Cruise

    Last winter, the Black Lips—along with with fellow dumpster docksiders Ty Segall, Jacuzzi Boys, Turbo Fruits, and Vivian Girls—set sail on the Bruise Cruise, which sailed from Miami to the Bahamas. Those of you who couldn't get together the scratch for the trip, but who might be wonderi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2011

    Posts of the Week

    'Tis Friday afternoon, and thus time for a look back at the week that was: Danji's Hooni Kim talked about Korean food, being a businessman, and how he relaxes after cooking all day. Our 10 Best In-Store Dining Experiences. Tacos Morelos has brought tacos placeros to Williamsburg.

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    Top Chef: 'It Wasn't the Apple Chip That I Intended'

    ​ The sun comes up on the Bahamas, where our intrepid final five have gathered for one very long Top Chef goodbye. Antonia reflects on the "fiery season" as Richard appears wearing fewer styling products and a wispy ginger schmeard. He's afraid he'll both lose and miss the birth of his child, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2010

    Must-Reads: Is Technology Bringing Us Down? Zadie Smith and David Carr Discuss

    ​This weekend, essays in the New York Review of Books and the New York Times tackle giant questions about the hold technology has on our daily lives. Zadie Smith's "Generation Why?" is ostensibly a review of David Fincher and Aaron Sorkin's The Social Network, but it is much more. It is a disc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2010

    Week in Review: This Means Something

    Hey, Marty. Photo by Rebecca Smeyne.​In the week a former member of the Fugees declared his intention to run an entire country, despite his gross lack of qualifications for said job, we started a campaign against him. Sorry 'Clef, but this is ridiculous.

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2010

    Take A "Bruise Cruise" To The Bahamas With The Vivian Girls

    ​Finally, the take-a-cruise-with-a-rock-band phenomenon trickles down to the Jelly Pool Party set: Mark your calendars for February 25-28, 2011, whereupon a "Bruise Cruise" sets sail from Florida to the Bahamas with the Black Lips, Thee Oh Sees, and, yes, the Vivian Girls aboard for your liste ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2010

    "Barefoot Bandit" Says Catch Me If You Can, Gets Caught

    Self-portrait​Colton Harris-Moore, known in the mainstream media as the "Barefoot Bandit," was arrested. Wait, who? Associate Press: "The teenage 'Barefoot Bandit' who allegedly stole cars, boats and airplanes to dodge U.S. law enforcement was nabbed Sunday as he tried to make a water escape t ... More >>

  • Film

    March 30, 2010

    Tyler Perry's Worst Film: Why Did I Get Married Too?

    2007’s Why Did I Get Married? was his best. The sequel is not.

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2009

    News Roundup: Jay Z/Rush Limbaugh, Chris Brown, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and New Music from Islands and Them Crooked Vultures

    ​ --As Bill O'Reilly did yesterday, Rush Limbaugh has responded to being name-checked in Jay-Z's new song, "Off That." (Quote: "This ain't black versus white, my nigga, we off that. Please tell Bill O'Reilly to fall back. Tell Rush Limbaugh to get off my balls.") On his radio show yesterday, L ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2009

    News Roundup: Jay Z/Rush Limbaugh, Chris Brown, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and New Music from Islands and Them Crooked Vultures

    ​ --As Bill O'Reilly did yesterday, Rush Limbaugh has responded to being name-checked in Jay-Z's new song, "Off That." (Quote: "This ain't black versus white, my nigga, we off that. Please tell Bill O'Reilly to fall back. Tell Rush Limbaugh to get off my balls.") On his radio show yesterday, L ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2009

    New York Baseball Sex News

    Ex-Met Roberto Alomar continues to deny charges alleged in an ex-girlfriend's lawsuit that he is HIV-positive, and the Post finds him back in New York, "looking thin and accompanied by a beautiful woman," to meet lawyers and discuss his defense. The Times says that while HIV testing is a requirement ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2008

    Mariah Carey and Barbara Walters' Bizarre Love Revelations

    The world of celebrity relationships dropped a few bombshells yesterday, as Barbara Walters admitted to an affair with a U.S. Senator back in the 1970s and Mariah Carey reportedly married actor/rapper Nick Cannon in the Bahamas yesterday. The Walters revelation that she and former Massachusetts Sen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2007

    What Ever Happened to the Pallets of Cash Sent to Iraq

    The Coalition Provisional Authority made 21 shipments of cash, like this one, totaling $11.9 million to Iraq over 14 months, according to Vanity Fair. The feds shipped 281 million individual banknotes or 363 tons of money. Remember those pictures of billions of dollars of U.S. currency, neatly stac ... More >>

  • News

    September 4, 2007
  • Film

    May 1, 2007
  • Books

    September 27, 2005
  • Blogs

    May 5, 2005

    Whodunit: The British Consulate Bomb

    The explosion of two novelty grenades outside the British Consulate this morning has all of New York wondering: Why would anyone bomb the British? I mean, they're so nice, Coldplay rocks, and "The Office" is really funny! But, dear Watson, it turns out we have more suspects than the British road n ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    March 22, 2005

    Space Pods

    I have a dream I'm throwing this yellow rice all over the place

  • Columns

    August 3, 2004
  • Dining

    April 20, 2004

    No Lambi Today

    Haitian café in Kensington goes easy on the national dish

  • Specials

    December 9, 2003
  • Music

    December 9, 2003
  • News

    March 25, 2003

    How to Fight a Hellfire

    Into the Mouth of a Blazing Iraqi Oil Well

  • Theater

    December 17, 2002
  • News

    September 11, 2001

    Tumbling Dice

    'New York Press' Backer Linked to Bahamas Lawsuit

  • Music

    August 28, 2001

    The Highest, Most Exalted One

    Aaliyah, 1979–2001

  • NYC Life

    April 17, 2001
  • Theater

    January 30, 2001
  • Columns

    November 7, 2000
  • News

    May 23, 2000
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    April 13, 1999
  • Columns

    March 23, 1999

    NY Mirror

    On HBO, Falcon talks about his burgeoning drama career. Kidding— he talks about his penis.

  • Columns

    December 29, 1998

    NY Mirror

    Grace Jones appeared in rainbow-colored wings to address us as 'my subjects' while Lee Majors danced wildly with the ballsy puppets.

  • News

    June 2, 1998

    Up, Up, and Away

    A New Sexual Drug Works on the Brain. But What Are the Uses of Lifestyle Meds?

  • News

    October 14, 1997

    School Daze

    Fast Times at Cyber Senior High

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