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Fly Away to Malibu With This Debut Design Duo’s Erotica Collection

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So Saturday Spring ’86 Collection

It’s easy to be charmed by the Bushwick-based design duo behind the recently launched clothing line So Saturday. Their nicknames are Captain and Doc, they have a knack for finishing each other’s sentences and their one-of-a-kind button ups are printed with lobsters, avocados and corndogs. They surf, they skate, and they document their adventures on a Super 8 camera. They also embody an enviable blend of laid-back California cool (radical, dude) with a can-do New York attitude.
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Genesis Breyer P-Orridge’s Astounding New Book: ‘It’s a Mini-Retrospective Exhibition of My Life’

(Photo: Sheila Rock)

With dog in Hackey in 1977. (Photo: Sheila Rock)

Throughout h/er entire career in art, music, film, and writing, Genesis Breyer P-Orridge has constantly evolved — no matter how non-liner that path may seem to outsiders. That life and journey has now been crystalized in a photographic autobiography, featuring over 350 candid and often previous unseen images from the artist’s personal archives.
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Nolita’s Taco Bus Is Coming to Bushwick

(Photo: Boru O'Brien O'Connell)

(Photo: Boru O’Brien O’Connell)

Dario Wolos, who opened a taqueria inside a VW bus in a Nolita loft in 2010 after trying it out in Southern Mexico first, now wants to bring the operation to Bushwick. But the taqueria is facing stiff opposition from members of Brooklyn’s Community Board 1, who sharply questioned Wolos Thursday night about whether his taco bus would force out industrial business that might otherwise move into the empty space.
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The Living Room May Join Its Old Ludlow Street Neighbor, Max Fish, in Williamsburg

(Photo: Shanna Ravindra)

The old Ludlow Street location. (Photo: Shanna Ravindra)

When it was priced out of the Lower East Side after 16 years there, The Living Room said it didn’t want to move to Brooklyn — but after closing in October, the beloved singer-songwriter venue where Norah Jones cut her teeth is angling for a new home on Metropolitan Avenue in Williamsburg.
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Anti-Gay Attack in East Village; Beastie Boys Square Is Back in Play

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(Photo: Scott Lynch)

Police say three men participated in an anti-gay attack on a 27-year-old on East 15th Street and First Avenue. [NBC NY]

After what looked like a permanent setback, it looks like Beastie Boys Square will be reconsidered by Community Board 3. [Complex]

A look inside the former Pfizer building, now the “creative epicenter of Brooklyn’s food scene.” [Curbed]
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This Comedy Night Is Named After the Coz, And It’s For a Good Cause

(Courtesy Cause B Show.)

(Courtesy Cause B Show.)

If there’s dialogue at a comedy show, it’s usually between comic and heckler, and it usually ain’t pretty. Think Michael Richards meltdown or Dave Chappelle standoff. But The Cause B Show (get it? Cosby show?) aims to spark a more productive variety of conversation –  about issues that are important to North Brooklyn. And that doesn’t mean the stache style du jour.
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NY1’s Roger Clark Is In a Band, and Pat Kiernan Is One of His Groupies

Courtesy of the band

Courtesy of Perp Walk

While reporting from remote locations for NY1, Roger Clark has sung Rick Astley’s “Never Gonna Give You Up” and shredded on the air guitar for a solid minute of live television. For the past decade, viewers of his feature stories have come to know Clark as a loveable dork with rock star reveries. But he really does have a bit of musical street cred. Clark and co-worker Bunny Hirsch play monthly gigs as Perp Walk, a drum/bass duo with songs like “Tranny Man” and “Stench In My Kitchen.” They’re jamming tonight at Hank’s Saloon and then again in March at The Way Station, as part of a Lou Reed tribute.
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A Small Home For Tiny Taxidermy Is Coming to Williamsburg

(Photo: Ryan Porush)

(Photo: Ryan Porush)

A veteran of Brooklyn’s flea market circuit is making the jump to brick-and-mortar.

New York City native Julia Small O’Kelly repurposes vintage objects into accessories and housewares, using shark teeth and Buffalo nickels to create bracelets, turning mason jars into lamps, and even creating tiny taxidermy out of rubber animal heads. Since starting Smallhome Studio in 2009, the 28-year-old has sold items at Brooklyn Flea, the Night Bazaar and Artist & Fleas.
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Mr. Throwback Goes Nuts For Space Jam and Has the Custom Sneakers to Prove It

This week, Mr. Throwback ate an Oreo cookie inside of another cookie and hung out with Kid Cudi. He also selected the theme song from Space Jam as his throwback pick of the week. The 1996 live-action/animated cinematic masterpiece stars Michael Jordan as Michael Jordan (it’s the part he was born to play), who in 1993 retires from basketball to attempt a career as a baseball player (which, unfortunately, actually happened).
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