Twitter is abuzz with thoughts on Foxconn, Newt Gingrich, the record Mega Millions jackpot in Illinois. Also, the fact that it’s Friday. Here are a few other items of interest from this morning.
Sun December 15, 2013Swiss Chris has drummed for everyone from John Legend to Gloria Gaynor, Kanye West and Elton John, and this Sunday, he’s teaching a free drumming workshop for 9-17 year olds at Shapeshifter Lab in Gowanus. The lesson is part of Music is My First Language’s new program, The Journey of Rhythm: From […]
Fri December 13, 2013If you’re done with shopping, done with the cold or just done with winter in general, there’s really only one cure for what ails you this week, and that’s Brooklyn Comedy Festival’s Winter Wonderlandia at the Paper Box. With free Radeberger beer on tap until 9pm, it’s going to be an all-night, […]
Jessa Blades may be the only makeup artist who is as versed in Jungian psychology as she is in the restorative properties of lemon balm, but that’s what makes the products in Blades Natural Beauty, her new online apothecary, so unique. Her circuitous path to becoming a natural beauty expert began after studying art and […]
Sat December 14, 2013There’s only so many more shopping days ’til Christmas, which means there’s only so many opportunities to get something thoughtful and hand crafted instead of dented and possibly broken at the bottom of a leftovers bin. Avoid that grim fate with two great holiday fairs happening this weekend–both are likely to be […]
Introducing Brooklyn Based Astrologist Oblio Sharp, Eartrumpet to the Stars: “Eavesdropping on the universe at the next table while pretending to use the iPhone” Sagittarius (Nov. 22 – Dec. 21) Right? You thought so. You might still be. Right? One more shot. Really what is there to lose? You’re not hurting anyone. But is the […]