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Wu-Tang Clan streaming "A Better Tomorrow" (listen), played 'Letterman' (watch)

<b>RZA</b>, who wants you to go vegan, posted to his Facebook this afternoon:<p>In enlightenment of what is going on in our country and around the world, <b>Wu</b> …

Ruins of the World's Fair: The New York State Pavilion, or how Philip Johnson's futuristic architecture was almost forgotten

<i>A little bit Jetsons, a little bit Gladiator, a little bit P.T Barnum. Photo/Marco Catini</i><b><br>PODCAST</b> The ruins of the <b>New York State Pavilion</b>, highlight …

High School Boys Talk About Why They're Feminists

You've been pwnd, <i>Washington Post</i> op-ed writers and George Will.<p>Ileana Jiménez teaches a class on feminism at LREI, a private high school in New York …

Feminism

Study: Being Cool in High School Is Bad For You

Just like your parents told you after that kid in homeroom made fun of your Yu-Gi-Oh binder, being cool in high school is very meaningless in the …

High School

Is Your Dress Code Sexist? A Guide.

It seems like you can't open a browser window nowadays without confronting news that another school or university is catching flack over a dress code …

Feminism

Women in Wisconsin May Have to Wait 10 Weeks to Get an Abortion

Across the country, conservative legislators are gleefully endeavoring to enact laws that unnecessarily force abortion clinics to close, making it …

Feminism

Would You Like More Margaret Atwood With Your HBO?

Dang: HBO just greenlighted <i>MaddAddam</i>, an adaptation of Margaret Atwood's dystopian trilogy of genetic shenanigans/apocalyptic disaster that kicks off …

Margaret Atwood

Groundbreaking Pin-Up Photographer Bunny Yeager Has Died

Pin-up photographer and former model Bunny Yeager – who was best known for her <i>Playboy</i> centerfold of Bettie Page – died this weekend. She was …

Christmas Trees

Missouri Senate Passes 72-Hour Abortion Waiting Period

The Missouri senate has passed a bill requiring women to wait 72-hours after counseling before getting an abortion. It joins Utah and South Dakota as …

Feminism

Radio from 'The Twilight Zone'

In this program from December 11, 1946, Serling plays a boy who thinks stealing a radio is "his ticket to the future." Until he gets caught....<p>This article originally appeared as part of the From the Archives show.<p><b>Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection.</b>

Addictive Sliding Photographs Show You NYC Then And Now

fullscreen<p>If you haven't been checking NYC Grid's before and after posts, <i>the time is now</i>. The site takes a present day photo of a landmark or …

Dismemberment Plan's Travis Morrison Makes Us A '90s Playlist

Photo courtesy of Travis Morrison<p><i>This October the Dismemberment Plan will release their first album in 12 years. Singer and guitarist Travis Morrison</i> …

NBC Unearths Vintage Footage of Barbara Walters as a Playboy Bunny

Gloria Steinem famously went undercover as a Playboy Bunny in 1963 for her exposé "I Was A Playboy Bunny", but did you know that Barbara Walters …

Costumes

Juxtapoz x Beastie Boys: Album Covers Through the Artist's Voices

Beastie Boys

Louis C.K. on Men: We’re the No. 1 Cause of Injury and Mayhem to Women

In addition to being hilarious, Louis C.K.'s latest HBO special includes some brilliant bits that are downright feminist. Let's get married and have …

Comedy