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‘Polly: Sex Culture Revolutionary’ memoir launches with a bang Sunday at CSC

The newly released book “Polly” is a true […]

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WIN a Copy of The Guide for a Single Man or The Guide for a Single Woman

The Guide for a Single Man and The Guide for a Single Woman are the first of their kind. Not sequels, not prequels,

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Local Legend of the Week: Author Michelle Tea

We here at BrokeAssStuart.com like to show love to the people who make cities like San Francisco and New York special. That’s why we’re doing a

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The City That Was: The Literary Obsession That Ate My Life

In The City That Was, Bohemian Archivist P Segal tells a weekly story of what you

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Win $100 Gift Card for American-Made Goods @ Oakland Supply Co.

 

Oakland Supply Co. is a new retail concept shop from Oaklandish, and is now open in the historic waterfront Jack London Square district. This

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WIN A FREE COPY: Mike Force’s ‘Don’t Shoot Important People’

Win a copy of Mike Force's, friend of BAS, latest collection of comics, Don't Shoot Important People - a chronicled collection of his work from

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Broke-Ass Reads: “Infinite Jest”

What I don't end up spending on rent each month (read: approximately $5) quickly goes to coffee and books. And while I'm a big advocate of

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Libraries, Galleries, and Hostels: The Broke-Ass Traveler’s Sanctuaries in Italy

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Italy is not a cheap place to travel. Expensive culinary delights call out to pedestrians like sirens. Italy’s famous museums

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Free Birthday Party for Harvey at the Lookout 05/22

Yep, eighty-three years ago today, Harvey Bernard Milk was born in Woodmere, Long Island, New York.  Although he had a successful career on Wall Street, it wasn’t until

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Word for Word at Bryant Park All Summer Every Wednesday

Books and Summer. Such a lovely marriage. Don't you think? A beautiful story unfolding with every word, as the sun shines on the city, can be as calming as