It seems like only yesterday was New York Comic Con. But this weekend Brooklyn is hosting its own comics convention, with its own unique Brooklyn flavor. Indie creators and some of the mainstream folks too will be at the Brooklyn Lyceum for King Con this weekend doing panels, sitting at tables, selling art and comics and chatting with YOU about their work. I spoke to Regan Jaye Fishman, one of the directors of the event, about how it got started, what's special ... Read More
I can't report as to the mood on the ground, but from the view from my television on Saturday, the National Mall looked packed with rationality at Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert's Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear. Musical guests ranging from The Roots to Tony Bennett performed, and appearances were made by the MythBusters, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and even R2D2. It was clear that, while the Rally didn't necessarily have one definitive political statement-and that ... Read More

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BY Katie Oldaker in Eat Me |

I am a blog test. nothing to see here people just move along. BUST MAGAZINE CHRISTMAS CRAFTACULAR 2010SUNDAY NOVEMBER 28 2010Shop, craft, dance... and make merry!12pm-6pmYork Hall, 5-15 Old Ford Road, London E2 9PJ 1 minute from Bethnal Green tube stationShop at over 70 stalls of the hottest in handmade.test. Craft a Christmas bauble with The Make Lounge, crochet a moustache with Prick Your Finger* – plus pom-poms to Make and Do with Perri and a ... Read More
I have to admit, way back in 2008 when I had my first dose of Crystal Castle's against my will at a dimly lit local watering hole I was more than a little skeptical. Abundant dance beats, standard new wave synths, androgynous haircuts, and generous amounts of distorted femme roaring all played their appropriate roles. All these things are of course mandatory ingredients to an ever so hip soundtrack to looking for romance in all the wrong places. I thought to ... Read More
So what are you guys gonna be for Halloween???  We want to hear about your costumes! Okay I will start with the BUST crew...I am gonna be a ninja master!  Some of the other planned costume shout-outs included but were not limited to: an ass hat, a hot dog, Mommy Dearest and Nancy Drew. YAY for Halloween 2010!!!!!!!photo credits: the lovely artist, valerie pensworth - www.valeriepensworth.com, ... Read More