BY Intern Kelsie in Movies on Mar 05, 2012 |
A trip to the movie theater usually stresses me out, and it's not just the $12 popcorn that does it. I am notoriously that movie-goer who easily gets offended by the portrayal of women onscreen. There have been some standouts lately--films like Bridesmaids and Pariah that have made me optimistic about what can be done if female writers and directors are given a voice. But the majority of movies still disappoint. In a million-dollar blockbuster, can't ... Read More
BY Nikki in Crafty on Mar 05, 2012 |
Don't miss your chance to be a vendor at the BUST Magazine Craftacular and Food Fair 2012 -- applications close today!This spring's one-day shopping event will take place on Saturday, April 14th from 11am-7pm at 82 Mercer St. in SoHo, NYC.The BUST Magazine Craftacular and Food Fair Spring 2012 will feature: • 100+ craft and food vendors -- any and all handmade crafts and specialty foods are welcome. ... Read More
BY Intern Maura in Music Stuff on Mar 05, 2012 |
Last October, Karen O of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs co-created a not-quite-musical, not-quite-opera, performance-art spectacle called "Stop The Virgens." (It was billed as a "psycho-opera.") While it only ran for 10 days at St. Ann's Warehouse in DUMBO, Brooklyn, a making-of documentary about the project has just been released.Yes, a "performance-art spectacle" in a warehouse in Brooklyn sounds like a Portlandia sketch just waiting to happen, but after watching this ... Read More
I’ve never thought much about Amber Tamblyn. Aside from being a BUST columnist, I knew she was on a TV show about Jesus that I never saw, and she’s engaged to David Cross, and that was all the Tamblyn Trivia™ I knew—until Friday, when she became my hero.
Apparently, actor-musician Tyrese Gibson saw Amber’s e-mail on some group message and confused her with model Amber Rose, Kanye’s ex-girlfriend. Tyrese wrote to ask her if she ... Read More
BY Intern Caroline in Eat Me on Mar 05, 2012 |
The more I read about Monsanto, the giant biotechnology company which owns 90% of the United State's genetically modified seeds, the more I want to start paying more attention to the sources of my food. Since I live in a small apartment in Brooklyn, I'm not really able to sustain myself by gardening, but maybe some BUST readers can!
All this could be yours
Sprout Robot makes it easy to start gardening--no green thumb required! It's a web service that ... Read More