• Blogs

    February 14, 2010

    Kevin Smith Is Too Fat To Fly Southwest Air

    Hey @SouthwestAir! Look how fat I am on your plane! Quick! Throw me off!​Here in New York, the hot weight news is Kelly Osborne, who is not fat. In the rest of the country, it's director Kevin Smith (aka Silent Bob), who is. Smith boarded a Southwest Airlines flight in Oakland yesterday evenin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2009

    Report: Smoke While Using a Mac and They Won't Fix It When It Breaks

    ​And you thought Mayor Bloomberg was tough on smokers: Consumerist reports authorized Apple repair specialists have voided warranties on Mac laptops in need of repair because of evidence of cigarette smoke. In a few cases the refusals cited an unwillingness to expose technicians to the "bioh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2009

    Bid to Tax Video Games Incites Gamers; Might They Organize?

    Felix Ortiz is a pain in the ass. In 2007 the Brooklyn assemblyman tried to get beer advertising out of the subways. Earlier this year he wanted to add taxes on strip clubs and beer, wine, and liquor -- beer, wine, and liquor, Mandrake! He has also introduced a doozy before the legislature: an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2008

    Edible News Roundup

    Breast milk soup and other tasty tidbits.

  • Art

    January 3, 2006

    Mondo Wikipedia

    Community and controversy as the online reference giant turns five

  • Screens

    August 9, 2005


    A rumor that a community-built Web behemoth has become a corporate trap

  • News

    August 10, 2004

    An iPod for Your Eyes

    Portable video looks great, and in a couple of years it may be affordable

  • News

    April 16, 2002

    Brothers to Another Planet

    NASA Tries to Launch Space-Science Dreams

  • Books

    October 30, 2001
  • News

    December 7, 1999

    Subversive Instinct

    Times Square Riot Video Back on the Web

  • Long Island Voice

    November 23, 1999
  • News

    November 16, 1999

    Pure Play

    At the re:play Conference, the Gaming World Longs for Legitimacy

  • News

    November 9, 1999
  • News

    August 17, 1999

    The Fidnet Files

    Planned internet surveillance network proves spying is 'good government practice'

  • News

    May 25, 1999

    Suffer the (White, Middle-Class) Children

    Teen Outcasts Change the Face of Identity Politics

  • News

    May 4, 1999

    Doomed to Clichés

    Teen Culture Leaves Media Quaking

  • News

    March 2, 1999
  • News

    December 8, 1998

    'Link Different'

    Selling Out and Selling Up Online