Call it spice, K2, spike, or Flamingo—by any name, it's the cheapest and most dangerous way to get high right now.
Greg Mackay decided to describe it so the rest of the world can understand it. Now you can all know Brooklyn.
Heroin is like Aladdin's lamp: it will make you think that your wishes are coming true, that you are in control of your life.
The Appropriate Behavior director thinks being bisexual is like having a superpower, and she's using hers to make astute comedy about the difference between the sexes.
In Brooklyn's Fort Greene Park Wednesday night, police reform activists promised to burn both the Confederate Flag and the Stars and Stripes to highlight America's troubled racial history. Angry biker dudes showed up to stop them.
The documentary, featuring Nas, Kanye, and Pharrell, is both a celebration of early hip-hop culture and an indictment of the brand capitalization that followed.
Leslie Stein makes diary comics about her true life adventures as a lady living in Brooklyn struggling to survive. The latest installment is about a new shitty job and general disappointment.
The Brooklyn DA is helping clear the records of people charged with extremely minor "quality of life" offenses like having a bike on the sidewalk, or spitting.
Tonight, Rybyn Renee Hasty's "Z" is exhibiting photos that depict a spectrum of genderqueer and gender non-conforming individuals at Pioneer Works in Brooklyn.
Cohen is promoting his fourth novel, second-drafting his fifth, and sitting on some five books of collected short stories and nonfiction. And he's 34.
A candid look at the inner workings and anxieties of the Brooklyn-based electronic-pop duo, whose sophomore album dropped today.
Relocating to a new city is tough, but when you already know its geography through a video game, the transition is so much smoother.
"The weirdest thing about the water here is that you can feel the greasiness on your gloves. And you can't see your own gloves in the water because there is so much goop. "
To call Ronnie Stone and the Lonely Riders a "band" would be a disservice, and to label what they do "performance art" would be misleading. Just listen to their new single and get lost in their leather-studded world.
Making the gears of the criminal justice system faster should reduce the number of kids stuck in jail for insane periods of time, but reformers say it dodges law enforcement's larger problems.
Take a break from all that ear-assaulting music and put on something that's actually pleasant to listen to.
"If they catch me, the photo is not that interesting to me."
The artist had previously been evicted from his home in Midwood, Brooklyn for exploding his microwave.
Crime is up in New York City, but there seems to be a decent way of reducing gun violence that requires absolutely zero police involvement.
A music video from the best noise rock band in New York City right now featuring some demented plastic dinosaurs.
Michelle Joni Lapidos, a.k.a. Miss Joni, can persuade grown people to pay to join projects like the "Skipping Club" and a "preschool for adults." What's her secret?
Corned beef and cabbage were served on St. Patrick's Day every year I spent in prison, a testament to the racial politics of the prison-industrial complex.
I talked to homeless New Yorkers about taking refuge on the subway, watching out for the cops, and why sleeping on the street was sometimes better than staying in a homeless shelter.