The internet is consolidating under centrally managed conglomerates and is endeavoring to remake the broader economy in its image.
Three minutes of warm, undisturbed synth-pop from the long-dormant Soviet.
The Concessionist gives advice like… once a month maybe? Whatever. I’m busy. Trouble? Write today. Hi Concessionist, Ha, okay this is going to be awful.
★★ Gusts clamored against the building. The sun, when it showed, looked capable of being pleasant, but the clouds had persistence and numbers.
5. If anyone has ever had a good reason to kill and serve their own child for dinner (they haven’t), Procne did (even though she didn’t).
After 2012’s Please Be Offended and 2013’s American Degenerate, standup Jim Norton returns to television tonight with his third Epix special Contextually Inadequate.
“’Scar’ John was a special cat. He saved my life one time. We were standing outside the Robin Hood Club listening to Little Miss Cornshucks when he suddenly said, ‘Look out, man.’ So I looked out and half a St.
“I get the ‘moment’ you’re having,” Ex Machina‘s wonderfully patronizing search engine potentate Nathan Bateman tells his starstruck employee and guest, Caleb Smith, when they first meet in Bateman’s secret Alaskan lair, a modernist palace hidden in a vast, pristine forest.
It’s my last night in Ecuador and I’m leaving a bar with some friends when one of the bartenders runs out after us.
A big pleasing brick of sound to club you through the last day of the week.
★★★ A fine bright morning showed no signs of the trouble forecast to come. A window washer had swung open the glass walls of the near-finished apartments across the avenue and working was out on the bare concrete ledge.
Elisha Lim has a lot to say. The graphic artist, illustrator, and filmmaker has spent years telling stories of queer and trans people of color through pin-up calendars, comics, short Claymation films, and writing.
Welcome to the second semi-annual edition of The Next Wave, Splitsider’s roundup of exciting new comic voices from around the country.
508 West 24th Street, Penthouse South • $9,250,000; common charges: $4,246; taxes: $2,041 • 3 bedroom; 3.5 bathrooms • Interior: 3,018 square feet; exterior: 600 square feet There are three penthouses in architect and developer Cary Tamarkin’s newest West Chelsea building, on West 24th Street.
Esprit Stephanie The hard work of appearances disappears into the apparent effortlessness, and the loose three-quarter sleeves of trying to become what other people, your friends, your real friends, are convinced that you already are, like trying to follow the pale fleck of a small plane, or a big plane far away.
A video posted by @perfumegenius on Apr 22, 2015 at 12:55pm PDT My Idol: Puts your face on a body that you can make dance (not in English) Ditty: Sings the words you type Morfo: Makes a hideous uncanny avatar out of your face, sings, moves Facetune: Plastic surgery nightmare app, very dark, reveals insecurities you didnt know you had Face Swap!
Ken Camden’s gradually accumulating blips are no ordinary gradually accumulating blips: he uses “a steel slide and e-bow technique… to bridge the textural gap between guitar and synthesizer.”
“[O]n the internet, your declaration of interest says something about who you are. This says: I am progressive and I follow politics with a keen sense of irony.
★★★ Blue made a promising start, then surrendered abruptly to gray and a sudden shower. The three-year-old, headed out to preschool, had to be brought upstairs again to fetch boots.
My son Kunal is biracial. Multiethnic might be more accurate—he is part white American from my husband Kris, part Indian from me.