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Broke-Ass Octophiles: Cheap and in Love with the ’80s

What exactly is the correlation between being broke […]

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How NOT To Be An Annoying Broke-Ass

Rule of thumb: you can be poor, just don't be annoying about it. Everyone's trying to get by. Especially if you live in an outrageously expensive city

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BA of the Week: Writer Eric Nelson

Every week we feature a different person from the community shedding a little light on their life of brokeitude. Who knows, maybe you’ll learn something about

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Broke-Ass Fun: Dog-Watching (It’s Like Bird Watching, But Way Less Lame)

Living in a big city can be a major bummer.  There’s the lack of nature, the competition, the depressing drain on your finances.  It totally

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Notes on a Nerd’s First Hardcore Show

Last weekend, I went to my first-ever hardcore show.  I was a serious geekazoid as a teenager, so I was too busy trying to get

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2 Broke Girls: A Broke-Ass Review

Last night was the premiere of the much-hyped sitcom 2 Broke Girls. Centered around Max (Kate Dennings), a broke-ass and strong-willed waitress living in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, her

Broke-Ass of the Week – Nish Nadaraja

Every week we feature a different person from the community shedding a little light on their life of brokeitude.  Who knows, maybe you’ll learn something about the human spirit

Broke-Ass of the Week – Kristina Marino from Downtown Diaries

Every week we feature a different person from the community shedding a little light on their life of brokeitude.  Who knows, maybe you'll learn something about the human spirit…probably

Broke-Ass of the Week: Mike Force

Every week we feature a different person from the