Going to All Points West this weekend? That qualifies you as officially loaded, but bring a backpack to get your full $89-a-day’s worth. If the Siren Festival at Coney Island is any indication, there will be plenty of free loot for the taking. The swag we picked up at Siren (left) included a Coney Island sticker, a East of Broadway mixed CD, an offer for a free trial class at the NY Bartending School, lipgloss, a fan, earplugs (essential for any music festival), and plenty of condoms and vaginal contraceptive film (essential for the after-party?) Our advice for APW: Skip the $50 hoodies and head straight to the H&M and Twix tents.
Yes, having a bodega cat is not technically “legal,” but it’s not “legal” in the way that drinking wine in the park or bringing your dog into a bar isn’t legal, which is to say it’s an accepted form of New York life that no one minds so long as you don’t make a big […]
If this election is severely stressing you out, the solution isn’t to avoid the ballot box. It’s just to de-stress the way you always do: with beer, or a massage, or in this case, acupuncture. This Sunday, Oct. 30, there’s a donation-based acupuncture clinic “for politically induced anxiety, rage, insomnia, fear and trauma.” It’s being held […]
Ever wonder what it would be like if CBS comedy Two and a Half Men were set in Brooklyn? Dad Day, debuting this week on BRIC TV, will give you an idea as it follows an anxiety-ridden family man named James, his 5-year-old son Henry, and self-assured bachelor Craig as they navigate an ever-changing Brooklyn and the […]