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Swoon worthy

BY Laurie in General |

As if we needed another reason to love Barack Obama. According to HuffPo , he surprised Joe Biden on his birthday last week with a dozen cupcakes and joked around with his staff, hey, he's just like ... Read More

old people rule

BY Laurie in General |

I found this today on videogum, dont know if its real but really, who cares? This granny is adorable. I have always admired the styles of the elderly, and was reminded of this awesome blog, Advanced Style. There are some real elegant dandies on there, as well as plenty of old broads rocking over-sized glasses, see if you can find your future self there! I ... Read More

House Obsession

BY Laurie in Boob Tube |

Why is this show so good? No matter what else is on, I will immediately dig into any episode, especially since it seems like it 's always on, airing on about every channel except PBS. Hugh Laurie is peculiarly attractive to me, even tho he's totally not my type. Just re-watched the episode where House gets shot and that other guys' balls explode on USA, and now I can just flip to Fox for more episodes, this is good tv, people, and plenty of it. photo by Michael ... Read More

The Return of BOSS HOG!

BY Laurie in Music Stuff |

Boss Hog, the punk rock spawn of Cristina Martinez and Jon Spencer will return for their first show in 8 years following a mini tour in Europe and performances at All Tomorrow's Parties.  Joining Boss Hog at the Bowery Ballroom on Dec. 17th is a full compliment of rhythm and grind, featuring the country punk moxie of Tennessee's Those Darlins , the titillating parade of burlesque goddesses Harvest Moon and Dirty Martini , and special guest DJ Nick Zinner ... Read More

Eggman at the Whitney

BY Laurie in General |

If you happen to be in NYC anytime soon, check out the William Eggleston retrospective, Democratic Camera at the Whitney , it's pretty inspiring. Long known as the godfather of modern color photography, his pictures capture the beauty in the mundane suburban South of the 60's and 70's. The show is up until January ... Read More