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In 2008 you couldn't turn on the TV and not hear a song off Santigold's self-titled debut blasting over commercials for Bud Lite Lime or Kohls or Honda Civic. The album was everywhere; Santi took a page from Moby's Play-book and licensed it to all takers. Point is, she's not exactly shy about cozyin ... More >>
The speech is over, the lunch is finished, and the parade is complete, but we're still here in New York. While you're unlikely to make it to DC in time for the balls and even more unlikely to gain entry despite how spot on your Joe Biden impersonation may be, there's no reason you can't enjoy some ... More >>
Two scumbags attacked a 60-year-old woman on Tuesday -- one of them sexually assaulted her while the other suspect robbed the victim, cops say. The first slimeball rang the doorbell on a Marine Park, Brooklyn business and asked whether the owner was available, "because he had some papers for him." ... More >>
Victoria Jackson went from the big leagues of comedy to the rabid right of modern politics
Cops want to find the hoodlum who shot at a Honda Civic on Wednesday. Police say that around 2:45 p.m., a male in his late teens or early 20s brandished the firearm in front of 2132 Second Avenue -- in El Barrio -- and fired, hitting the windshield and passenger door. Three men were inside the veh ... More >>
Honda Civic Tour: Blink 182/My Chemical Romance w/Alkaline Trio Nikon At Jones Beach Theater Sunday, August 7 Better than: A five percent chance of rain. On the way to Jones Beach last night, leery of the weather that had cut short the final day of Escape To New York some 70 miles east, I checke ... More >>
Four people in Manhattan yesterday saved a life and gained a story they'll likely tell for the rest of their lives when they helped lift a Honda Civic off of a little boy stuck underneath. Jaden Torres, either 9- or 10-years-old depending on who you believe, was playing in Harlem's Grant Hous ... More >>
He's not on the list, but we're sure he would be if he worked on the Hill.The Hill released its annual singles ad-style "50 Most Beautiful People" list last week, and politicks heralding from New York represented our good lookin' state with swagger and, um, some flair as well. Like any "M ... More >>
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Hey, look where you're going! What is it with NYC pedestrians getting run over by big, ungainly vehicles in this young new year of a new decade? Today alone we lost two local women in Brooklyn, one to a fork lift and another to a fuel truck! Since Saturday, here's the depressing ru ... More >>
A silver Honda Civic smashed into the Joseph Leonard restaurant at 170 Waverly Place this morning, then rolled till it came to rest in front of the Chinese massage parlor at 43 Christopher Street. "Driver was a female," reports our hard-bitten legman Robert Sietsema, who was on the scene. "She stepp ... More >>
A suspect has been apprehended in the case of the Holocaust survivor who was found bludgeoned to death in his East Side apartment last week. Angela Murray and a male companion were observed entering Guido Felix Brinkmann's apartment Wednesday night, and their path traced from use of the credi ... More >>
The inspirations for Annie Clark's latest album as St. Vincent, Actor, perhaps sum up her darkly doe-eyed charm: hidden porn, guns, self-deceiving lovers, Philip Roth. One of nine children growing up in the Texas flatlands, the Oklahoma-born multi-instrumentalist left Berklee in 2003 to join the P ... More >>
Plenty magazine has a long article about Barack Obama's environmentalist history, including his stint at NYPIRG, when the future Presidential candidate made $200 a week and worked out of a sketchy trailer at City College. Colleagues recall him as driven but diffused: "I don't think he really saw the ... More >>
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