Etch A Sketch

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2014

    Highlights From Ende Tymes Festival 2014

    Better Than: Inviting strangers to your apartment, cranking the heat, and then cuing up a vintage Merzbow set on YouTube. Noise music is a huge, ever-expanding tent that -- unlike the GOP, who merely pay lip service to the tent metaphor -- truly contains multiple perspectives. A number of these per ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2014

    The Best Noise Music in April: The Devil and Shredded Nerve

    [Ed. Note: In Please Enjoy Responsibly, columnist Raymond Cummings tracks down the best noise music of the month, while keeping an eye out for the best of recent months and saluting noise triumphs of yesteryear.] No more bullshit, no more half-stepping: Spring has sprung. People are dressing horri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2013

    Jersey Lawyer Gives His City Council a First-Rate Spanking in Hilarious Memo

    What do you get when you mix one part smart-ass lawyer with one part overly litigious city government, and shake it all up in the merciless expanse of the Internet? The sassiest legal document to ever hit the blogosphere, that's what. The story: Jake Freivald of West Orange, New Jersey, opened the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2012

    Bring It On: The Musical! My Review

    Four Tony winners have collaborated on a show that's so light it's almost as if Picasso got to work on an Etch-A-Sketch. It's a loose adaptation of the 2000 film Bring It On, the white school/black school cheerleading comedy, though the plot has been dramatically changed and the whole thing has bee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2012

    Mitt Romney or Rick Santorum: Who Is The Bigger Right-Winger?

    In terms of his political views, Mitt Romney has heard it all: flip-flopper, moderate, secret liberal, pseudo-conservative, Etch-A-Sketch; the list goes on and on. Republican voters have had a rather excessively hard time throwing their support behind a guy who influenced Obamacare and was pro-choic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2012

    Etch A Sketch, Teddy Bears and Lincoln Logs: A History Of Presidential Toys

    In a brief break from the depressing news we've been covering lately, we wanted to weigh in on presidential toys. You may have heard that Romney aide Eric Fehrnstrom had something to say about Etch A Sketch yesterday. "I think you hit a reset button for the fall campaign," Fehrnstrom said, before ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2011

    Artist Etch A Sketches New York City, From Central Park to the Brooklyn Bridge

    ​Unique art is easy to find in New York City, but Bryan Lee Madden's pieces stand out in the crowded field. Madden uses Etch A Sketches to create his works, which run from fine art to cartoonish sketches, and are commissioned for friends and clients alike (email him if interested!). We got in ... More >>

  • Music

    May 29, 2007

    Marathon Men

    Eno's Music for Airports at a 26-hour fete; Bright Eyes triumphantly caps a seven-night run

  • Columns

    November 16, 2004
  • Film

    November 4, 2003
  • Columns

    April 9, 2002