Better Than: Soul food with an emphasis on screaming, shaking, censor-free soul. You knew the evening would be special as soon as the mac n' cheese came around. Before Kelis took the tiny stage at the McKittrick Hotel--made all the tinier by her 12-piece, brass-ridden band--concert-goers were more ... More >>
Editor's Note: Shea Serrano is an award-winning music writer and goofball whose recent exploits include Bun B's Rapper Coloring and Activity Book. In his column, he writes about his life and times. Perhaps you do not know this because you do not follow weather trends of the Southeastern United Stat ... More >>
While most 14-year-olds were gaining practical eye-hand coordination through Mortal Kombat, pastry chef Thiago Silva was developing a different kind of handiwork: cake design. The cake decorating class he took with his mom at that age served as early exposure to what would be an extensive pastry che ... More >>
[In his column Serrano Time, award-winning writer and goofball Shea Serrano writes about his life and times.] I am working on a new book. I cannot say too much about it yet, other than:
This weekend, the Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival will take over Williamsburg for the fifth year running. (So it's technically the Williamsburg Electronic Music Festival, but who's counting when you're drunk and dancing to Nick Catchdubs at 4 a.m.?) Last year's Festival brought Matthew Dear, Beat ... More >>
Just in case you didn't already think the Taliban was a murderous gang of shit-bags, we bring you the latest "honor killing" of a woman in Afghanistan. Her alleged crime: adultery.The cowardly murder was caught on video, which you can see below.The three-minute video was originally obtained by Reute ... More >>
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It's that time of the year again, the day you can hole up in your house and relive your childhood passion for video games without fear of being called a geek. In honor of this great holiday, we've talked to a few people about their favorite games. Do you remember Frogger?
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The ineffable Next Media Animation, the Taiwanese company responsible for cartooning every current event from the Tiger Woods sex scandal to the Royal Wedding, has already delivered their dramatization of Osama bin Laden's death, entitled "Osama Bin Laden get got," starring Donald Trump, a finger-gu ... More >>
It's the return of the most talked-about Grammy Awards live blog--a collection of quips, blips, and arguably insightful observations that dares to match the actual Grammy telecast in terms of pure spectacle and Justin Bieber mentions. Please join our hosts Tom Breihan and Ryan Dombal below, and keep ... More >>
The Big Fight, available for now on YouTube.com Quick poll: What was your reaction to watching the Knicks-Nuggets fight Saturday night? A) Shook your head and mournfully intoned, "This is another black eye for the NBA. Sickening. Just a disgusting display." B) Exclaimed, "Thuggery!" and fain ... More >>
See how the little feller measures up to the Cowboy Code, and you tell me.