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Can Hallucinogens Have You Seeing Dollar Signs? Attend ‘The Psychedelics of Money’ to Find Out

Tricia Eastman (Photo: Dana Jonas)

Short on cash or struggling to pay bills? The answer, says Tricia Eastman, may lie in using powerful psychedelics like DMT and Iboga to address internal traumas and expand the mind.

Eastman, a medicine woman who trained in facilitating Iboga and DMT experiences for others at a treatment center in Mexico, will give a talk on money and psychedelics at East Village herb store The Alchemist’s Kitchen.

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Noah Baumbach On The Meyerowitz Stories, a Portrait of a Dysfunctional Family in Which ‘Art Is Religion’

Noah Baumbach, left. (Photo: Daniel Maurer)

Have you seen the Noah Baumbach movie about the sons grappling with their father’s divorce and his legacy as an artistic has-been? No, I’m not talking about The Squid and the Whale. I’m talking about Baumbach’s latest movie about this, The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected), which will have its North American premiere at the New York Film Festival on Monday and comes to Netflix Oct. 13.

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New Museum Tackles Gender in ‘Trigger’ Show

The display Paul Mpagi Sepuya’s photographs. (Photo by Diego Lynch)

The New Museum is taking a deep dive into the role of gender in contemporary art. With an emphasis on the word “contemporary.”

The vast majority of “Trigger: Gender as a Tool and a Weapon,” opening today, consists of pieces from after 2010, with a sizable contingent from this year. The exhibit was curated with the goal of creating a snapshot of the current moment of “political upheaval and renewed culture wars,” a seeming reference to the increased prevalence of right-wing populism.

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Rockaway’s Riis Park Beach Bazaar Opens New Off-Season Restaurant, The Dropout

It’s going to be an endless summer in Rockaway. The Riis Park Beach Bazaar is set to unveil its new off-season restaurant. Starting this weekend, The Dropout will take over the Bay 9 pavilion, the beachside spot in Riis Park that last winter was occupied by Rockaway’s “Pizza Nazi”, Whitney Aycock. (The National Park Service gave him the heave-ho over the summer.)

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Yeah Yeah Yeahs Reissue Fever to Tell, Play Brooklyn For First Time in 4 Years

It’s been four years since the Yeah Yeah Yeahs played NYC (surprise Bowie covers don’t count), but get ready to make a date with the night, because they’re coming back for a show at Kings Theatre in Brooklyn on Nov. 7.

The YYYs announced today that on October 20 they’ll celebrate the upcoming 15th anniversary of Fever to Tell (yes, it’s really been that long) by reissuing the album on vinyl. Preorder it and, while supplies last, you’ll get a code for the Kings Theatre presale, happening now. Tickets go on sale to the general public this Friday, Sept. 29, at 10am.

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Louis C.K. and Pamela Adlon Remember the Pre-Louie CBS Sitcom That Never Happened

Louis C.K. and Pamela Adlon. (Photo by Ben Gabbe,Getty Images for Tribeca TV Festival)

Pamela Adlon heckled Louis C.K. from the aisle as he introduced her at the Tribeca TV Festival on Friday. There was indeed something ridiculous about him donning reading glasses to recite a lengthy bio about her career as a child actress turned voiceover artist turned writer-director-producer, given how well they know each other. They co-created Better Things, the show that had just screened, and played romantic partners on the HBO sitcom Lucky Louie and the FX show Louie.

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At Home With Amy Sedaris Is a Treat For Strangers With Candy Fans, Colbert and All

Paul Dinello and Amy Sedaris attend the Tribeca TV Festival series premiere of At Home with Amy Sedaris (Photo by Ben Gabbe/Getty Images for Tribeca TV Festival)

If you were watching back in 2006 when Amy Sedaris showed David Letterman how to make googly-eyed peanuts during one of her many Late Show appearances, you know she’s long dreamed of doing a TV version of her whimsical how-to books about cooking and crafts. At Home With Amy Sedaris is finally coming to TruTV on Oct. 24, and on Friday attendees of the inaugural Tribeca TV Festival got a sneak peek at the premiere.

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