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The Jetsons

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2012

    Lil' Kim Walks All Over Me At The Blonds Show

    And I loved it! The Blonds -- a/k/a Phillipe Blond (illustration below) and David Blond -- put on a dazzling show last night at Milk, full of biker chic updated to three centuries from now. It started with three hunky guys storming out in helmets and silver-tassle-sleeved black leather jackets, co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2012

    Kanye West's New Workout Plan For The Creative Class: DONDA

    Last night Kanye West thrillingly returned to Twitter in a blaze of glory, sending out a series of 140-character missives over the course of a few hours that outlined recent happenings in his life (firing his agent; getting in a snit over creative differences while in negotiations to work on the fil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2011

    Teleporting for the First Time to Dohyo in the Yotel Hotel

    ​The futuristic facade of the Yotel stares down at Tenth Avenue right at the corner of West 42nd Street. When I heard about a sumo-themed restaurant in a futuristic hotel in Hell's Kitchen, my initial response was, "So what?" I knew that theme restaurants often let the food lag, since they k ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2011

    Park Slope Gets Park Slope-iest Trash Cans Ever

    ​Leave it to Park Slope to outdo the rest of us slovenly borough residents, even with regard to trash. According to the Brooklyn Paper, the neighborhood has six fancy new solar-powered self-compacting trashcans, which you can find at Bergen, Union, and Fourth Street, not to mention additional ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2010

    Self-Checkout Update: Machines Replace Humans at CVS!

    ​A friend of mine just went to CVS drug store and found that at that particular branch there were no cashiers left at all! There, human workers have apparently become as passe as bath oil beads and plug-in alarm clocks.

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2010

    Poll: New York City Has the Worst Airports in America. Related: Sky Often Blue.

    ​Things every New Yorker just knows: New York City's airports suck. You practically need a visa just to get there, the process of getting there is terrible, the people who work there are pissed off and hate you, flights never leave on time, with few exceptions there's nothing particularly rema ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2010

    Posts of the Week

    It is Friday afternoon. And thus time for a look back at the best posts of the past week: Tabla's Floyd Cardoz talked about misconceptions about Indian food, the state of Indian restaurants in America, and culture shock in the kitchen. We ranked Our 10 Most Overrated Restaurants. Anita Lo's Annis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2010

    Radiolab's Jad Abumrad on Lebanese Cooking, Foodies, and Why He Wishes He Could Eat Like the Jetsons

    Radiolab's Jad Abumrad and his parabolic lens.​WNYC's Radiolab has developed a serious following -- it currently ranks third in iTunes podcast downloads behind This American Life and Wait Wait ... Don't Tell Me!. Its success is thanks to its mesmerizing sound design, and storytelling that teas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2010

    Thank God For The Boomerang Channel!

    ​I usually don't channel-hop past 100, but the other day I did so out of sheer boredom, and at 109 I came across Boomerang, a living museum for all the cartoons baby boomers like me grew up on. Instantly turning into a child again--admittedly not a big leap--I got to relive the joys of The Fl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2008

    Ever Have a Crush on a Cartoon Character?

    I'm stealing this one from datalounge.com and they'll just have to sue about it, but anyway: Have you ever fallen in love with a cartoon figure? Ever want to fondle Wilma Flintstone, fist Casper the friendly ghost, rim Krusty the Clown, or stick your stuff between Cartman's double chins? Ever want t ... More >>

  • Art

    May 1, 2007

    Recommendations

    Taryn Simon's Hymenoplasty, John Bradford, and Joseph Cornell

  • Specials

    October 18, 2005

    Coming of Age

    1976–1985: Punk to Pomo, Basquiat to Breakdancing

  • News

    May 18, 2004
  • Columns

    September 23, 2003
  • NYC Life

    August 12, 2003
  • NYC Life

    May 13, 2003

    Drinker's Paradise

    Chill Out With Frozen Daiquiris, Cool Coladas, Iced Vodkas, and Much, Much More

  • NYC Life

    September 3, 2002
  • NYC Life

    May 29, 2001

    Bars

    Too Hot to Think? Drink.

  • Music

    March 14, 2000

    All Ears

    Disney Dreams Up the Best Radio Station in 30 Years

  • Music

    December 7, 1999
  • Music

    August 17, 1999

    Multi-Personalities on the mic, all shook up

    The missing link between Sun Ra and Zapp?

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