And the winner of the best-dressed event in Brooklyn goes to… this past weekend’s Afropunk festival, a pounding, screaming, skating orgy of high-altitude hair, nuclear graphic prints and more boots than the Bolivian army. Fashion Bomb magazine and Highsnobette have glorious photos of the two-day fest at Commodore Barry Park, with Erykah Badu, Gym Class Heroes, Janelle Monae, Reggie Watts and more. Mighty good show, Brooklyn — not that anyone would be surprised.
We’re not going to paper over the fact that America’s daily news sources are in a bit of trouble, that’d just be foolish. But they’re still essential sources of information, at least when they’re done well, and the New York Times and Wall Street Journal certainly deliver in that regard. So it’s good to see them getting […]
Despite the fact that some cities are too proud to welcome colonization by Brooklyn, some cities are more than happy to welcome aesthetic dominance by us. Take Houston’s Brooklyn Athletic Club, for instance. And now we can add Toronto, a city known for its Maple Leafs and crack smoking mayor, to that list, thanks to […]
What’s worse than ordering some totally sweet thing on the internet and then having to actually wait a few business days for it? Nothing, right? Literally nothing worse on Earth than that. That could be an argument against doing all our retail shopping online, but sometimes it’s snowing or raining or you’re sick and you […]