BY Phoebe Magee in Boob Tube on Mar 02, 2010 |
Let's start this thing off with a little honesty: Yeah, I did go to Economy Candy and buy wax vampire fangs to wear during the season finale of True Blood on HBO. Didn't you?
I guess what I'm really saying is that, for some of us, the wait for Season Three seems like a long one. But since America's favorite politically-charged-Southern-Gothic-vampire-soap-opera won't return to television til June, here's something else to look forward to. ... Read More
BY Phoebe Magee in Artsy on Feb 17, 2010 |
This month the Metropolitan Museum of Art here in New York City brings us "Playing with Pictures: The Art of Victorian Photocollage," a small exhibit neatly tucked behind the 18th and 19th century European paintings that showcases photocollage art by Victorian women. The works displayed are taken from personal photo albums, are untitled, and were never meant for display at all. In fact, they were created for the very opposite. These ... Read More
BY Phoebe Magee in Music Stuff on Jan 15, 2010 |
Oh that's right.
On the last day of March, the New-York-Post-canonized "Our Lady of Perpetual Motion" will release recordings from her 2008 "Sticky and Sweet" global concert tour on DVD and CD. The video portion was filmed over four days in Buenos Aires, and also includes backstage footage from other stops around the world.
Madonna has been making records since Reagan was in office. Her music precedes the Chicken McNugget ... Read More
BY Phoebe Magee in Feminizzle on Jan 13, 2010 |
Female activists in Iran continue to face state punishment and arrest for their peaceful demonstrations, which protest discriminatory laws against women under the Iranian theocracy and the killing or jailing of fellow activists. The Mourning Mothers group, thirty-three of whom were arrested Monday during a protest in Tehran, was formed after the death of Neda Agha-Soltan, a 26-year-old Iranian woman who was shot and killed last June on the outskirts of ... Read More
BY Phoebe Magee in General on Jan 07, 2010 |
Cameras have already captured between the Obamas a level of documented physical affection perhaps unprecedented in American political history. The President and First Lady are unusual in their apparent willingness to reveal the inner workings of their relationship--or, in their refusal to cover them. Michelle Obama wants the press and America to know that marriage is hard work; White House photographs of the couple are downright flirty; and ... Read More