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Today we go inside Lauren Santo Domingo's chic NYC apartment and Martha Stewart's spacious laundry room. We peek into Trudi Styler's bday party, and witness Snooki giving an 11-yr-old a makeover. We evaluate the coolness factor of Facebook and re-evaluate what blood libel means.... More»
Meet Stan D'Arde, the man with the best job in NYC. He tweets (@StanDarde) and blogs (StandardCulture.com) for The Standard Hotels, parties every night, and is at the forefront of what's cool and noteworthy in the city. Since he's such an authority on nightlife and culture we asked him a few questions on twitter, partying, and some dos-and-dont's for The Standard. More»
Pardon the obvious headline, but Vice magazine-founding, skinhead-fighting and Jack Kerouac-hating Gavin McInnes threw an irresistible lob. Read his rebuttal email to the hipster post slight that got him all riled up, and learn how McInnes alone changed the demography of NYC and why this Guest of a Guest writer "doesn't deserve to lick the dogshit off his boots."
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Remember all those Decade In Review write-ups that prayed the end of the '00s would kill off the the epoch's most reviled creature, the hipster? Bad news: a blurb from an unearthed LBJ-era tourist guide reveals that the hipster invasion began long before the aughts, and that, like roaches, it will outlast us all. More»
[Photo via the NYP]
Referenced everywhere from Sesame Street to Kerouac’s, On The Road, Birdland has been a jazz stronghold in Manhattan since the ‘50s, when Charlie “Bird” Parker headlined and guests like Marilyn Monroe and Gary Cooper were often in the audience. There’s no better timer to pay a visit than Friday night, when the legendary Birdland Big Band performs, these days under the direction of Tommy Igoe.
[Image via Tommyigoe.com]
Friday, May 24
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.