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Get Inspired by BLU

BY Team Intern in General

I happened upon this amazing short film by BLU today. On a perfect summer day like today it makes me want to run out of the office and make something beautiful. Watch this movie and be absolutely stunned...it is hard enough doing animation on pen and paper, but on a series of Buenos Aires' walls is a different story!you know you love me xoxo maytal the intern ... Read More
If the summer heat's got you going commando this season, don't leave your lonely lacies in a drawer. Send them to a Burmese embassy instead.The Panties for Peace campaign, revived this year in the wake of Cyclone Nargis, is calling for the ladies of the world to mail used underpants to their local Burmese embassies and speak out against the military regime's violation of human rights—against women in particular. The campaign was started last year by women's ... Read More

Crack is Wack

BY Laurie in General

This is just so sad, Tatum O'neal was busted again for drugs. When I was a kid, Paper Moon was my absolute favorite movie, I loved her cool, tom boy antics, and then bad News Bears come out- jeez, that was a masterpiece as far as I was concerned! Anyway, I guess all that  smoking and drinking on screen did lead to the addictions she can't seem to shake at 44 years old. I feel bad ... Read More

Oakland has issues!

BY Dawn in General

 Celebrate the 1 year anniversary of the most charming neighborhood newsstand in all of the Bay Area. Run by my bff, the lovely Noella M Teele, and her boo, Joe, Issues is a neighborhood newsstand and culture shop featuring magazines and newspapers from all over the world as well as a carefully selected stock of books, CDs, LPs, cassettes, art, jewelry, gifts, and more! Stop by the shop this Sunday to wish them a happy birthday! There will be food, a raffle, ... Read More

Gone Fishin!

BY debbie in General

The BUST offices are closed early today so that the entire staff could go see one of the first screenings of the "Sex and the City" movie. And no, we're not going to apolgoize for that. Have a good ... Read More