News Editor Lauren Kahme interviews the Co-Founder of The Testing Project, a grassroots movement advocating for essential workers’ protection during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A “career criminal” with a meat cleaver was shot yesterday in Midtown by NYPD members after they confronted him and strapped a boot to his car, causing him to go into a “blind rage.” (NY Daily News) Shawn Carter, also known as Jay-Z, narrated a short film, released yesterday, for the New York Times on […]
Still coming down from that great beach vacation/massive Pokémon Netflix binge/week spent writing your thesis in the bowels of the But? The Blue and White is here for you. So if you’re having school problems we feel bad for you son, but you’ve got 99 midterms and the mag ain’t one. Come to commiserate, to pitch, to […]
Much as you try to deny it, the school year is almost upon us. To get ourselves jazzed about going back to school, Bwog remembered the songs that got us really pumped about “g01ng t0 c0llEg3 1n nEw Y0Rk C1tyYyyy.” You know what we’re talking about: that song you played on repeat for the entire […]
In case you haven’t noticed, Bwog unabashedly adores Beyoncé, so we were zomg-falling-on-the-floor when we learned that the real Destiny’s Child will be born at none other than St. Luke’s across Amsterdam. Slate reports Beyoncé and Jay-Z rented out their swanky Labor and Delivery Suite for the Bay-B’s delivery. The Birthing Center is complete with hardwood floors […]
After #OWS’ recent eviction from Zuccotti Park, many questions remain: Is this legal? What happens next? Is there “life after #Occupy?” Most importantly, why was Hipster Cop not in on the raid? (WSJ, NYT, Slate, Gothamist) As owners and players refuse to budge, and both sides prepare to take the issue to court, will the NBA […]
There’s a lot of music out there to rip off–Bwog music critic Bryan Mochizuki gives us the run down on the downloads. The new Jay-Z album, Kingdom Come, leaked last weekend in its entirety. The first five tracks? Awesome, with hints of incredible. The back ten? Pepsi One. Or New Coke. Drinketh: Beach Chair (ft. […]