BY Sara Graham in Music Stuff on Apr 23, 2009 |
If you're in New York, looking for something to do after you check out the Peaches listening jam we're sponosring, check out Heeb Magazine's Music Issue Release party. Brooklyn babes, Suckers , (pictured) team up with Heeb to celebrate the release of their rad new EP, and are joined by dancetastic duo, Tanlines, and a DJ set by Chris Keating of Yeasayer. Colt 45 from 8-9. ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Boob Tube on Apr 23, 2009 |
Cowabunga! In honor of the 25th anniversary of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (let's all take a moment to feel really old) not only will the Empire State Building be lit green tonight but the Tribeca Film Fest will be showing the original TMNT movie from 1990.
Aside from New York, the Turtles will be hitting the road and visiting Philly, Chicago, St Louis, Detroit, Dallas, Denver, Phoenix, Vegas, LA and San Diego. They'll be making different kinds of ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Feminizzle on Apr 23, 2009 |
Good news on the reproductive rights front - the FDA lowered the minimum age to buy OTC Plan B to 17. It was 18.
One year may not seem like a big difference, but it would be to a 17-year-old who is panicking and wondering what she's going to do because she realized a condom broke or she had a moment of poor judgment and didn't use one.Now might be the time to keep on reminding people that Plan B is:
-Not an abortion. It is not mifepristone (RU486) or even ... Read More
BY Team Intern in Feminizzle on Apr 22, 2009 |
Today is not only Earth Day, but also 'Celebrating Violence Against Women Act' day in D.C.
Visit www.vfa.us for more info. ... Read More
BY Web Intern in General on Apr 22, 2009 |
If you've been following the news, you probably know by now that American journalist Roxana Saberi has been convicted of spying in Iran and sentenced to eight years in prison. Saberi's attorney told the Associated Press there will be an appeal.Saberi, 31, who has dual citizenship in the United States and Iran and has freelanced for NPR, FOX, and the BBC, was first arrested in January (after being detained for buying a bottle of wine), and accused of working ... Read More