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Support Local Biz: September 13, 2008
September 13, 2008 – 1:23 PM | Comments Off on Support Local Biz: September 13, 2008

From The House Next Door poobah Keith Uhlich:
I'm helping to run a film society in my neighborhood called "Film Park Slope." It's held, as long as scheduling allows, every month at Congregation Beth Elohim(271 Garfield …

Support Local Biz: July 28, 2008
July 28, 2008 – 8:46 AM | 2 Comments

Friend of TN Karen tipped me to the nifty music of Schocholautte, which took me a while to get around to listening to (and even longer to spell correctly).The band has a Hives-y sound, and …

Support Local Business: July 11, 2008
July 11, 2008 – 1:33 PM | 2 Comments
Support Local Business: July 11, 2008

Brooklyn retail fun times: 50-90 percent off previous seasons' merch at Flirt (the sale is not at their Fifth Ave. storefront; it's at Home Ec, 303 Third Ave. at Carroll Street).Also, Olive's Very Vintage is …

Support Local Business: July 3, 2008
July 3, 2008 – 3:21 PM | 4 Comments
Support Local Business: July 3, 2008

Last weekend's heavy rains caused a lot of flooding here at the bottom of the Slope, and the Root Hill Café got hit with heavy inventory losses.The RHC is a nice little place that makes …

"Every day is Father's Day"
June 13, 2008 – 9:55 AM | 7 Comments

NPR's song of the day is "Father's Day," by the official Friends Of TN Band, Guyz Nite. (That's Mr. Stupidhead on the far left.) For dads about to rock, they salute you. Download it for …

Due Respect
May 29, 2008 – 9:43 AM | 74 Comments
Due Respect

"Everyone except me is just so STUPID."
I like finding out that people or institutions don't suck as much as I'd thought. It happened three years ago, during the writing of the TWoP book; I had …

Russian Orthodox Guyzmas
January 12, 2008 – 10:11 AM | One Comment

Actually, I think Orthodox Christmas has come and gone, but it's my go-to line for stuff that happens in early January — like tonight's Guyz Nite show, which starts at 10 PM at Crash Mansion …

New Year'z Eve
December 31, 2007 – 11:43 AM | 5 Comments

Guyz Nite is on the bill tonight at the Williamsburg Music Hall with Mr. Brownstone; the show starts at 9 PM.
Whatever you find yourself doing to ring in 2008, stay safe, don't get too draconian …

Merry Guyzmas
December 17, 2007 – 8:42 PM | Comments Off on Merry Guyzmas

And to all a good Nite! GN's next show is Wednesday, December 19 at Crash Mansion. (It's not listed on the site, which is irritating, so feel free to email CM HQ to mention that.) …

Guyz Nite Hits Road, Shelves
November 24, 2007 – 1:39 PM | 3 Comments

Finally I see one of the ads for Live Free Or Die Hard, and…it's the one without music. Boo! But the DVD is out now. Word to the wise, though: Gunz "Mick" Bones tipped me …