Finally, Brokesters get a chance to flex their political muscle without getting head lice at an Occupy protest. The Obama campaign is wrapping up another one of its #DinnerWithBarack contests, in which a donation automatically enters you into a giveaway for dinner with the Obama himself, with three other supporters. And not a Steven Spielberg donation, an underemployed bartender donation. Levels start at a meager $10 and go up to $2,500. The fine print says you don’t have to donate at all, but, like, if you win, you don’t want to be THAT guy. Fifty finalists are chosen at random, and the final winner will be picked by the campaign’s discretion, presumably to serve their strategic objectives at the time of the contest (so if Mitt Romney himself fired you… ) Hotel and travel costs are covered. Enter Dinner with Barack here.
Few things could alleviate the stress of the coming election, save for maybe an acupuncture session or a Hallo-weekend binge drink. This video, however, manages to do some meaningful damage control on your politically-wrung psyche, while giving you an entirely different reason to scream. Written by Bill Kirstein and Ginny Leise (a comedy gem, btw) and starring […]
It turns New Yorkers are willing to put up with a lot of negativity and cynicism in our city, except when it comes to bodega cats. If you mess with bodega cats, those lovable, mouse-chasing, not-exactly-legal mascots of bodegas citywide, the internet will come after you, and hard. So since we ran this story yesterday about someone taking […]
We know it’s hard to believe, but life will go on after the 2016 general election is over. Regardless of who wins (no Trumpies no Trumpies) you’ll have a life to get back to, an apartment to pay rent on and a job that’ll help you do it! Unless, that is, you don’t have a job. […]