Rachel Sterne, a 27-year-old child of New York City's burgeoning start-up scene and a citizen journalism early adopter, has been named the city's Chief Digital Officer by the Bloomberg administration. What on earth does that mean? Find out inside Press Clips, our afternoon media round-up. Plu ... More >>
"Jim Carroll goes to a colonic spa in San Francisco with a friend of his, and his friend shits out this plastic green army soldier... his friend, after the soldier was out of his system, he got a lot mellower."
Davy's Sears-style portrait
Eight years into a project that began when he discovered a ... More >>
Pulp Fictions may be on hiatus, but the comics just keep on coming. Here's what's been turning my pages recently:
A Drifting Life
Drawn & Quarterly
Lauded for his downbeat short works collected in The Push Man and Other Stories and Goodbye, Yoshihiro Tatsumi depicts his early y ... More >>
Kind of a fascinating ongoing discussion underway at the Mountain Goats forums about the new New York feature about John Darnielle, entitled "God & Worshipper: A Rock-and-Roll Love Story, of Sorts: The complex bond between the Mountain Goats' John Darnielle and his sensitive fans." The pitfalls he ... More >>
We already met the Real World Brooklyn cast members (twice, [cough] three times.) Here's what happened in the first hour-long episode.
LtR: Devyn, JD, Sarah, Katelynn, Scott, Baya, Chet, Ryan
The new season of that inebriated, emotional, disease-bag-sharing The Real World-ok, fine, the reality s ... More >>