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BY Lisa in General |

   I lived in San Francisco back in 2004 when mayor Gavin Newsom decided same-sex couples should be able to marry and I saw the crowd of ecstatic partners lined up outside of City Hall to take advantage of the opportunity. So, I can only imagine what the scene is like all over California today. In addition to gay marriage getting two thumbs up, SF-based singer/songwriter Larkin Gayl’s new album came out today, and to celebrate both she’s ... Read More
Sometimes, it's good to return to your roots.I spent an enlightening day perusing the Barnard College Zine Library, curated by research librarian, activist and zinester Jenna Freedman (with the help of awesome zine intern Melissa). I spent hours perusing the collection of "personal and political publications on activism, anarchism, body image, third wave feminism, gender, parenting, queer community, riot grrrl, sexual assault, and other topics," reading ... Read More
My BFF is having a baby and I am in charge of the baby shower. Well the New York one, her mom is throwing a traditional shower for the fam and close friends. Sunday was the day we had the baby shower planning party/clothing swap (because I know dick about baby showers and wanted to come up with less vomit inducing games and ummm swap some clothes). The cover story of the Daily News that day was "Baby Gangstas"! We'd already been thinking the colors focus ... Read More
We get a lot of love at BUST, but when your four-legged companion gets some adoration, well that just takes the cake.  Thanks to Miss Nile from BULLYWARE for being so thoughtful.   Completely un-solicited, she sent my beloved dog, Roxy a sweet dog-tee that you can't miss even in the fog of San Francisco's bay!Can you find Foxy Roxy in this pic? Here she is sporting her awesome, acid green BULLYWARE!! *Adopt a pet today and make your world a whole lot ... Read More
Women, know your limits! Lifetime FOB (friend of BUST) Sheila B. from Xenomania Records sent this link to the office. Classic. It is from a British comedian Harry Enfield. Apparently he had a show on the BBC last year, check out a more recent video where a man scuttles away in horror because very intelligent women disgust and frighten ... Read More