Posts tagged "brooklyn"

Ellen Page Mocks Hipsters In HBO’s “Stich N’ Bitch”

Brooklyn hipsters need more positive encouragement like I need a hole in the head. But I'm still thrilled my girl Ellen Page is writing a comedy for HBO about mankind's most poser-ific social group. The "Juno" star, along with Alia Shawkat from "Arrested Development" and Sean Tillmann (aka musician Har…
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 8, 2009

The Rumor Mill: More Topshops In The New York Area!?

Swirling, unsubstantiated rumor has it that British mega-brand and recent New York immigrant Topshop--yes, the place to whence our collective wages go--will be setting up shop in Brooklyn next year. While we're all excited for the Brooklynites who'd no longer have to cross the bridge for Topshop's particular brand of decently-priced designer knockoff…
By: Lily Q / July 30, 2009

Is “Prospect Park West” The New “Sex And The City”? I Don’t Think So

The book Prospect Park West won't be released until Sept. 9, 2009, but author Amy Sohn, a former New York magazine columnist, is getting a huge publicity push from a woman who knows a thing or two about making four NYC friends popular worldwide. Sarah Jessica Parker's Pretty Matches production company, along with…
By: Annika Harris / July 6, 2009

Belle d’ blo Headband Street Style Q & A

Personally, I am a huge fan of headbands. I love them in all colors and all sizes, especially the large, unnecessarily flamboyant ones. After being inspired by so many brave fashion risk-takers in movies like Sex & the City I was beginning to wonder if that woman really does exist in real life. Meet Roby…
By: Deborah Findling / June 24, 2009

Under Cover Penis Lover

Sometimes you know a friend of yours is gay, but it’s hard to put into words. While Ryan from the "Real World: Brooklyn" tried to help Chet come out by strumming him a song, that awkwardly hilarious ditty didn't work because Mormon Chet thinks being a metrosexual isn't a "sin." Sigh. Luckily, YouTube…
By: Simcha / January 11, 2009

Love Vandal: Sweet And Complete

Amelia snapped this lovely sentiment in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Have you seen graffiti that’s kind of sweet (even if it is against the law)? Send your pic to tips@thefrisky.com.
By: Catherine Strawn / December 9, 2008

STFree Gives You A License to Lay

Do you have a license to lay? Brooklyn-based STF(ree) is making private issued cards so your potential lovers can check the results of your last two AIDS/HIV tests. No lying, no guessing, no putting off the inevitable. All you have to do is fill out their enrollment form and ask your doctor to…
By: Simcha / July 30, 2008
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