Burning Flags Press The website of Glen E. Friedman. Renowned for both his work with musicians like Fugazi, Minor Threat, Public Enemy, the Beastie Boys, Slayer (and many, many more) as well as his groundbreaking documentation of the burgeoning skateboard phenomenon in the late `70's, Glen has been privvy to (and has summarily captured on film) some of the coolest stuff ever. He's also an incredibly insightful and nice guy to boot.
SoHo Blues - Photography by Allan Tannenbaum Allan Tannenbaum is a local photographer who has been everywhere and shot everything, from members of Blondie hanging out at the Mudd Club through the collapsing towers of the World Trade Center on September 11th. You could spend hours on this site, and I have.
Robert Otter Photographs Amazing vintage photographs of New York City, specifically my own neighborhood, Greenwich Village.
oboylephoto Just some intensely cool photographs of abandoned places.
The Weblog of Spumco's John K. The weblog of cartoonist John Kricfalusi, crazed mind and frantic pencil behind the original "Ren & Stimpy," as well as "The Goddamn George Liquor Show." Surreal, unapologetic, uncompromising genius.
A friend of mine posted this on Facebook and I couldn't stop myself from commenting, so I thought I'd share it here. Yes, "This is New York" ... 47 seconds in and it's off to Ohio to meet the Lawrence family to see what they're excited about seeing. How do you like that? You know what I say? SCREW the Lawrence family. They can fuck off to Cleveland if they don't like New York. LEAVE MANHATTAN TO THE MANHATTANITES!
I shouldn't be so nasty. Hell, my dad is from Ohio. In any case, enjoy this curious clip from 1950. It's funny how certain things haven't changed at all.