The Internet explodes for Brooklyn's own Stoya, America's sweetheart of smut
In years to come, rightbloggers will tell their grandchildren many stories of the glorious summer of twenty-twelve. They'll tell 'em how they warned America about the socialist menace of the Olympics. They'll tell 'em how, in the wake of the Aurora shooting, they defended assault weapons against Dem ... More >>
Merrill Garbus, a/k/a the ukulele-strumming/drum-pounding/beatboxing/growling dervish known as tUnE-yArDs, is one of the best live acts going right now, a riot of energy, color, and (most importantly) volume, a loop-building and tonsil-flaring spectacle so joyous we're willing to tolerate the ... More >>
Will the spirit of James Beard smile upon New York chefs?The James Beard Foundation announced its list of semi-finalists for the annual James Beard Awards today, kicking off the food world's very own Oscar season scrum. The semi-finalists were selected from a pool of 21,000 online entries; th ... More >>
Some choice wiseguy quotes emerged from yesterday’s big Mafia racketeering case brought by Brooklyn U.S. Attorney Benton Campbell against a dozen members and fellow-travelers of the Colombo crime family. For instance, according to a government memo filed with the court to keep several of defendan ... More >>
The Winners? Brian Calandra and Willie Mays.
Readers Pumped Up Over Pines Piece
Ol' Dirty Bastard Claims the FBI and CIA are Trying to Kill Him. Is He Crazy?