Apart from the overcrowding and cost of living, subway ads are one of the most depressing things about New York City. But now, next to the usual ads offering escape in vacation destinations and self-realization in a pair of shoes, you'll find a glimmer of hope in a Uniqlo ad featuring 32-year-old De ... More >>
Fashion brands like J. Crew and Uniqlo are recruiting NYC chefs as models for their brands, according to the New York Post. Mission Chinese Food chef Danny Bowien is modeling for Uniqlo, the culinary team behind The Fat Radish is in a new ad for the prepster label Gant, and Michael Chernow of the ... More >>
Humility is a rare traitespecially among rappers, who tend to preen and bop about like fighters convincing boxing promoters that they are in their prime. Stalley, however, subscribes to a different G code. Perhaps it's his humble beginnings in a small town outside of Cleveland, where a blue- ... More >>
Geri Allen, Terri Lyne Carrington, Esperanza Spalding Trio Village Vanguard Thursday, January 12 Better than: More sniping and griping about the future of jazz. Maybe you've heard, but there's currently a storm, part lament and part manifesto, brewing in one quarter of the jazz scene, in which dep ... More >>
You may know David Chang from from such hits as Momofuku Parts I - VI, as well as memorable appearances in That Mexican Coke Will Cost You $5, The Unbearable Lightness of First Class Travel, and I Love Everybody. And now, you will know him as a model.
Esther ZuckermanAt the roller rink birthday parties of my youth there were always the people I like to call "the show-offs." They would skate laps around everyone, do tricks and put the rest of us, clinging onto the railing, trying to stay upright, to shame. I was prepared to meet some of ... More >>
Remember the episode of Sex and the City (one of the soulless ones where the gang all heads to L.A.) in which Samantha acquires a fake Fendi handbag from the back of a car and an array of Very Bad Things Ensue, including getting kicked out of the Playboy mansion for claiming a Playmate's hand ... More >>
Yeah, yeah, maybe you're 8.5 months preggers and about to pop, and evidently you really need those Uniqlo tank tops STAT to stretch over your cute belly and everything, but we ladies who have behaved responsibly and not brazenly added to society's widespread overpopulation don't look kindly o ... More >>
Yes and no. But there are lots of small consolations.
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