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“Vibes” Are A Worthless Currency

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Wed, 10.22.14 at 1:15pm

New York City is a tangled juxtaposition of beautiful and horrible, arousing and repulsive, frustrating and relaxing, right and wrong, and those complicated feelings have manifested themselves into “vibes.” VIBES, VIBES, MOTHERFUCKING VIBES. They’re sweeping this city and are as ...


A Dog Wearing Men’s Clothing Makes $15,000 A Month And You Don’t

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Mon, 10.20.14 at 11:15am

As a part of Fast Company‘s Pet Week coverage, we get a full-on profile of the uber blog-famous Menswear Dog. What did we learn? First off, you can write a profile about a dog. Second, it’s better to have a famous dog ...

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22-Year-Old Stunts On Everyone In New York Times Apartment Hunt

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Fri, 10.17.14 at 10:58am

“How much do you pay for rent?” is a question I’m always ready for when friends form out of town come to visit me in NYC. Hell, I’m ready for it even when people who I know in the city come ...


Shia LaBeouf: Actor, Troll, Legend, Fashion Icon

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Wed, 10.15.14 at 1:07pm

A general appreciation honoring the young gawd. ...


My Mom Found Out How Much I Spend On Clothes And Sent Me An Email About It

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Wed, 10.15.14 at 12:04pm

My mom sent me the following email. It sat in my inbox, unread, until I had a double whiskey in my system. Her original email is presented here without any edits, followed by my commentary. ...


The Loser’s Guide To Cuffing Season

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Wed, 10.15.14 at 11:45am

How to make the most of your time alone. ...


Youth Is For The Young: A Crushing Revelation Of Personal Irrelevance

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Mon, 10.13.14 at 11:08am

Last month, I took my girlfriend to Charleston, South Carolina. We were out on the main drag when suddenly, from around a blind corner, a squad of drunk College of Charleston fratheads staggered into our path. One of them—a sweaty, ...


How To Deal With Being The Biggest Bricklayer In Your Squad

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Wed, 10.08.14 at 1:16pm

Social dynamics have largely remained the same since the first group of Romans decided to single out their weakest homie for flaunting that F/W 202 B.C. toga praetexta like it was still hot come February 201 B.C. Throughout the history ...


Twitter On Fleek: Corporate Memes, Joke Attribution And The Life Cycle Of Cool

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Wed, 10.08.14 at 11:16am

It’s 2014 and teens are coming up with new memes faster than we can clumsily appropriate them for Twitter jokes. We’ve weathered the storms of “it me,” “my anaconda don’t,” “bitch you guessed it,” people holding non-phone objects up to ...


The Addiction And Fatigue Of Travel

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Tue, 10.07.14 at 11:53am

I used to really like flying. It appealed to the obsessive-compulsive part of my brain, as well as the part that finds joy in military precision. Pack, taxi, check-in, security, food and you’re off. You did it. You got on ...

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