Got Foodswings?

BY Dawn in General |

This year Foodswings, everyone’s favorite guerilla fast food joint, is celebrating it’s 4-year anniversary of destroying the perception that vegan food is bland! There will be free giveaways (including BUST gear!), hourly specials, and the usual surprises and shenanigans that you've come to know and love from the maniacal Foodswings family! This Sunday, March 31 in Williamsburg! 2 p.m. – 11 p.m. at Foodswings, 295 Grand Street, Brooklyn. ... Read More

Totally "Toxic"

BY Lisa in General |

“Learn to play the ukulele” has been on my to-do list since we ran the awesome “Uke Spirit” article in our Aug/Sept ’07 issue, which highlighted a handful of fabulous ladies rocking the adorable instrument. Of course, my pink sparkly Mahalo has just been collecting dust in my room while I do a million other things but a recent visit from my friend Lana, who plays a mean uke herself, has re-inspired me. She showed me this video and now ... Read More

The Snail and the Cyclops

BY Tara in Style File |

I'm sure that those of you who follow style trends as closely as I do are all familiar with Wardrobe_Remix. But for those who have been sadly left in the dark about this wonderful fashion abode..it's time to get enlightened. A trip to this flickr community started by the lovely tricia royal (writer behind bits and bobbins, another known stop on the styleblog circuit), using your trusty web browser, will reward you the chance to puruse tons of digital pics uploaded ... Read More

Awkweird

BY Tara in General |

It's such a strange reality check to look back at old pictures of myself and realize that as awesome as i thought i was, i was such a mess. And it's really a universal truth...no one was as cool as they thought were in middle-school. I got this email from a friend of a friend who's working on this sweet book project, and it looks like it will be totally rad:Hi friends, This is a new project I am working on with my pal Amelia. YOU NEED TO BE A PART OF THIS! We are ... Read More
The Feminist Majority Foundation recently released the following video to explain (again!) just what feminism means, and also, to show a bunch of Hollywood A and B listers claiming themselves as feminists. I already know what feminism is, but this video left me with some other questions. 1) Since it includes almost the entire cast of Ugly Betty (America Ferrara, Eric Mabius [swoon!] and Ana Ortiz) am I to conclude that the other castmates, such as Vanessa Williams, ... Read More