BY Laurie in General on Jun 03, 2011 |
After my swift departure from Corporate America a few months ago, I found myself at a loss. Not so much a loss for the consistent paycheck I continually wasted on frivolous travel or the much-needed health benefits for “regular checkups”, but the notion I would never find a place or group of people who felt the same way I did about the word fuck.
I have been blogging for three years, but only recently started taking it more seriously and actually ... Read More
BY Laurie in Artsy on Jun 03, 2011 |
One my favorite people in the world (and former BUST writer), Sarah Verdone was a talented writer, beautiful wife, and mother to two young daughters. She lost her battle with cancer last year, and we all still miss her terribly. Come help celebrate her memory next Wednesday at a benefit party for a writers award created in her name. We’ll be there!
Tucker Viemeister & Paper Magazine invite you for Cocktails
to support the Sarah Verdone Writing Award ... Read More
BY Callie in Music Stuff on Jun 03, 2011 |
We are lovin' her video for "Gucci Gucci"
Check out her Tumbler too for ill gifs!
"I got the swag and it's pumping out my ovaries."
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Beautiful, eerie, and a little sultry, Agent Ribbons' video for "That's Not Edgar's Heart" is absolutely mesmerizing. Dressed in vintage party dresses and fascinators, these ladies have created unforgettable imagery for this moody song. With lyrics like "my voice will turn the smoke and tell you I love you while you sleep" it's impossible not to fall in love. Watch for yourselves:You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this video
Their own description ... Read More
BY Grace Evans in Music Stuff on Jun 02, 2011 |
In the 1993 documentary Ragga Gyal D'bout! three ladies explain why raggamuffin music is important to them. One of the ladies explains, “It tells you how good you look, how glamorous and beautiful you look. I love it, because if I as a black women was to wait for the wider media to actually portray me in a beautiful and positive light, I’d be old and gray.”
A subgenre of dancehall music, ragga blends electronic music and sampling together. ... Read More