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Help At Your Cervix!

BY Dawn in General |

At Your Cervix is a documentary film in progress exploring the connection between pelvic exams and the reality that most women experience them as painful and disempowering. The film breaks the silence around the unethical methods used by medical schools to teach students how to perform pelvic exams; the most egregious being on unconsenting, anesthetized women. The filmmakers need funds to finish this film, and you can help!!! At Your Cervix is currently one of ... Read More

Spray on Condoms!?

BY Laurie in General |

Stop me if you've heard this one before. 'I can't find a condom that fits me...so lets just not worry about it.' In an effort to give every dude a snug fit, German sex- ed teacher Jan Vinzenz Krause is working on developing a spray on condom. 'The prototype, which began testing last year, consists of a hard plastic tube with nozzles that spray liquid latex from all directions, much like the water jets in the tunnel of a car wash.' Unfortunately the prototype is ... Read More
So it totally bums me out that summer is coming to an end, which means that overeating at barbeques and late night rooftop parties are coming to a close as well. But we still have the month of August! And if you are trying to reassess your summer partying habits like I am, then you should totally try out this mega-delish herbal drink from our awesome health-conscious friends at Culinary Healing. Read on for the tasty recipe Ingredients: - Chai concentrate 4 ... Read More

The Tiddy Bear!!!

BY Dawn in General |

About a year ago I saw this infomercial and was confused, intrigued, but also completely amused. I had forgotten about it until recently when former 'tern, Alison F. reminded me of it's weirdness. But although this commercial seems strange, it is not a joke! For too many years, drivers and passengers have suffered from the stiffness of their seat belts cutting into their shoulders. This has been a serious problem, and thank goodness somebody has finally come up ... Read More

15-Year Party Wrap Up!

BY Dawn in General |

Thank you to everyone who joined BUST in blowing out the birthday candles with us at our 15-Year Anniversary Party! I can't explain the venue, Spiegelworld, as anything but breath-taking. With a full180 degree  view of Manhattan and Brooklyn, the waterfront setting that was complete with hammocks, cabanas, an outdoor dance floor, and 3 circus tents (!!!) was absolutely unbelievable.JD Samson (MEN/Le Tigre) got things started right on the turntables. As ... Read More