You can often see Spike Lee walking around the corner of Fulton and Lafayette in Fort Greene, but to see a sneak peek of his new film Red Hook Summer, you’ll have to go into the city. Spike is doing a “meet the filmmaker” thing tonight at the newly reopened Soho Apple Store. It’s free and starts at 7pm. Oh when is Brooklyn finally going to get an Apple store?!? Smash the window, Spike! (Note: please do not smash the window). Red Hook Summer is out in NYC Aug. 10.
We live in a golden age of sorts for enjoyers of the scourge known as marijuana. Police just laugh at you when they catch you smoking it (if you’re white, anyway), and if it’s stronger than it was the the 60s like your parents keep saying, well who cares? Just means you can smoke less […]
Space…the giant big empty above our heads. It’s terrifying in its bigness and emptiness, but that didn’t stop some students from CUNY’s Medgar Edvers College from building a satellite they gave to NASA, to be launched into space. And now that satellite has been attached to a rocket and sent up to the stars, meaning […]
Remember that self-guided Spirit Trail? We found a bottle of booze from the tour for under $25, which is harder than you’d think, for a good reason. These are after all, smaller outfits that just started, and startup costs are more expensive. Expenses like rent, as we’re always ranting discussing, are ridiculous around here. Despite this, there was […]