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Guide to the Weekend

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We’re one month closer to spring!  Celebrate the waning winter season with these fun and entertaining tips:



Friday

Naeem Mohaiemen: Young Man was No Longer A…

Friday 7pm, New Museum of Contemporary Art 235 Bowery (212.219.1222)

Artist, activist, and all around flower child Naeem Mohaiemen delivers a multimedia talk on failed activism during the 1970s and its contemporary implications.  Warrantless wiretapping, anyone?   

Price: $8

Curumin with Money Mark

Friday 10:30pm, Mercury Lounge 217 E Houston St (212.260.4700)

This Brazilian band livens up the Mercury Lounge’s dance floor with a distinctly modern South American sound.  

Price: $14, $12 in advance


Saturday

Idiotarod 2009

Saturday 9am, various locations

New York’s infamous spin on the Iditarod puts New Yorkers overcoming obstacles in our own city.  It’s an engaging and entertaining day. BYOSC (Bring Your Own Shopping Cart).

Price: $25

Cheech & Chong

Saturday 8pm, Radio City Music Hall 1260 6th Ave (212.307.7171)

The duo “lights up” Radio City for a one-night-only appearance.  

Price: $39.50-79.50

Sunday

The 1939 Project: American Arts at a Turning Point

February 1st-26th daily, see website for times. Symphony Space 2537 Broadway (212.864.1414)

Big bands, classic movies, and iconic novels of 1939 will all be explored during this month-long festival.  2009 and 1939 have a lot of in common; this series aims to bring out those cultural continuities.

Price: See website, varies by date 

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10 Comments

  1. GS owl

    HOly brilliant. I'm going to (gasp) Queens this weekend to see that shit kick off. Absolutely hilarious - Team Danger Zone! Effing brilliant. BWOG - why can't you warn us about this sooner? CU would have a great cart.

  2. Tickets  

    Anyone want to buy my tickets to a concert on Friday (apes and androids... $40, 2 tickets, 9PM)

    can't go
    that is 2 dollars less than i paid for them
    in fact... i'll give em to you for 30

    so do you want them?

  3. GSer  

    Question: How many GSSC members can resign or be dropped in one academic year?

    Answer: I stop counting when I run out of fingers.

  4. HOW CAN YOU?

    umm...Sunday is THE SUPERBOWL!! That should have definitely been included

  5. on campus

    Men's basketball is home tonight and tomorrow against Brown and Yale. CU undergrads get in for free.

  6. I swear...  

    The guy on the left looks just like Hurley's father.

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