summer

  • The Year My Volcano Exploded

    In retrospect, I shouldn’t be surprised I broke up with my boyfriend the same week I got a tattoo of a goddess holding a severed man's head in her hand. This change was a long time coming.

  • This Skateboard School Is Keeping Kids Out of Trouble in Brownsville

    For this week's Mahal, I checked out the Summer Skateboarding Program at Mt. Ollie Baptists Church in Brownsville, Brooklyn. The program is a result of a collaboration between the Harold Hunter Foundation and Airwalk. Through the program, skateboarders...

  • Defending the Daiquiri and New Orleans’s Go-Cup Culture

    The ultrasweet street daiquiri is the official drink of every hell-hot New Orleans summer, and they're traditionally slurped out of giant go-cups, but this culture is under attack from snobbish city authorities.

  • 2013 Summer Roll

    Between the outdoor drawing sessions and the sweet breeze of the air-conditioned cinemas, summertime is the most exciting time to mess around in New York City. In honor of the summer's encroaching end, I decided to share another summer photo roll.

  • Corporate Shilling - Our Summer 2013 Wish List

    If you’re a vampire wasteoid who prefers to spend all day indoors, inhaling cancer-causing fungal spores from your air conditioner, the fact that it’s almost summer probably means nothing to you. But if you’re part of the rest of society, June is the...

  • The Joyless Joy of Bad Baseball

    Watch a lousy team on a losing streak, though, and you'll eventually see what baseball skeptics see whenever they watch: a game that’s aimless and dull and stilted and long, and which isn't even quick about it. But for months we settle in, drink down...

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  • Jade's Roll

    For this week's Mahal, in honor of the recent warm weather in New York City, I bring you Jade Katzenellenbogen's photographs of even warmer people. Here is what she had to say about the series: "I've learned over these past couple of years how...

  • Getting Wet

    Photos by Vincent Perini and styling by Annette Lamothe-Ramos

  • Irrelevant Interviews - TacocaT

    This past week, everyone in Portland, Oregon, (including myself) has been experiencing the best thing in the world: extreme global warming. True, in a few years, April and May will probably yield 100-degree weather and cancer. But it's been sunny and a...

  • Vito Fun's Summer Photo Dump 2012

    The days of snow cones and skinny dipping in the East River are history, people. Winter came in fierce a couple of weeks ago with its bitch mistress Sandy, and from here on out it's going to be all hot toddies and whatever humanity-threatening death...

  • We Went To the Last Tiki Disco of 2012

    Tiki Disco hosted the best parties in Bushwick at Roberta's Pizza.

  • Girls and the Weekend

    Labor Day weekend is a holiday but not an important one to have plans for. Instead of doing stuff, how about fill a bowl with strawberries and milk and get a spoon and a book and walk that mess over to a park and lay down on the starched grass?