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OCD Lecture: Flesh Lights and Other Toys from Japan

There comes a time in everyday when your mind wanders into the gutter and you start thinking things like, "Gee, I wish I knew more about the history

Pete’s Candy Store – Perfect All Year Round

Pete's Candy Store has been a staple of the Williamsburg bar scene for as far back as I can remember. And that year

Beco: A Non-Cheesy Brazilian Alternative

I'm not sure if it's because of all those terrible Brazilian restaurants in Midtown, but for some reason, whenever anyone mentions anything about going to

No, You Quizz Off: Trivia Night at Pete’s Candy Store

I am perfectly aware that Pat Sajak can out charisma Alex Trebek by simply batting his eyes or trimming a hang nail, but I will always

FREE Oscar Viewing Party

Award shows can be a very laboring affair to watch. The Emmys are pretty meh, the MTV awards are a fucking joke but sometimes people show up wearing

FREE OCD Lecture: The Secrets of Jet Propulsion

While growing up in The Bronx, my friend's dad used to build rocket ships to launch off of buildings. And he used hamsters as pilots. While

A Valentine’s Guide for Lovers and Haters

Valentine's Day is a weird little holiday. With fuzzy historical origins, no significant religious ties, and mostly exclusive to half the population,  it's the Sarah Palin of holidays,

Slideshow and Tell/ FREE Comedy Show

Slideshow and Tell

There is no outlet like show and tell in the adult world. In elementary school, you got your five minutes a week to

FREE Abandoned Building Slideshow

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Photo courtesy of Nathan Kensinger"][/caption] Abandoned buildings attract a wide variety of people: heroin addicts, the homeless, architects, film students, etc. Their future usually involves