Tuesday, August 21, 2018

“I’ve got a crush over you!”

Beautiful boy. This is who he is, and those gents standing in front of me are just as beautiful. Then again we’re only at...

The Economics of Fame: Has the Celebrity Bubble Burst?

To fabricate celebrity costs money. To exploit it costs even more. The more money in the industry the more it seems are the numbers...

An Unemployed Stuff checklist things to do…now that you are unemployed.

Well, here you are finally unemployed, supposedly feeling down on yourself and bored and broke. Never mind here are Scallywag’s top ten suggestions. One- Now...

Jennifer Macfarlane: A snapshot of women in captivity.

In most parts of the world a woman is free. Free to express herself, be aware of herself, free to become who she needs...

A night out with Bergdorf Goodman. Bonne travaillez Joseph Scheer.

The real question of course was had one come to observe the magnificent work of Joseph Scheer or rather the beautiful people morphing on...

 Seasick Mama and Fantastic Nobodies Cast Sails for Berlin 

  A bit past twilight last Wednesday night, we packed our knapsacks to trek across the East River, along the winding labyrinth paths, and into...

Flavio Alves: Provocative Film maker and ex political asylum detainee.

Sometimes, at certain moments, one can gaze upon the fresh, supple beauty of youth and see nothing but consumption and death.  This is not...

Wild Thangs. A night out with Macy Gray and Ariel Palitz at Sutra.

Tuesday night. A scallywag decked out in green with tequila coursing through his veins.  A bar in the lower east side named after an...

McMullan Transforms Greenhouse into Studio 54.

What better place for Patrick McMullan to hold his St. Patty’s bash than beneath an eco-friendly dome of green. A-list partygoers, trannies, models, and...

Vanitas, Inshallah: A fantastical fashion adventure by AleXsandro Palombo 

An anomaly in today’s fashion world, AleXsandro Palombo is one brilliant rascal. Since founding his own label in 1998, the young Italian designer has raised...

Friends Don’t Let Friends Drink at Independent Coffeehouses.

As Starbucks slips in the recessional tide, anti-corporate types seem to be cheering the chain’s decline. Finally, the independent coffee shop’s villain is paying...

Hysteria in Quasi Celebrity Land. What happens when a fashion designer wants to sue...

  Media? What exactly is the role of media and when is it fair to argue that media crosses the line? After all there are...

Atarah Valentine.Caught between darkness and lightness.

Coming to watch Atarah Valentine sing is like coming to watch theater. A Chekhov production with pathos, unrequited love, whirling vignettes, the wailing of...

An Evening Gala at the Players Club on the Gramercy.

Saturday evening a vibrant nebulous of energy was hosted by the Acting Studio at the Players Club on Gramercy. The Gala was a decadent...

Yoshitomo Nara wants to Confuse you.

The innocuous little moppets so delicately existent on Yoshimoto Nara’s canvases reversed the role of ‘gazer’ and ‘gazee’ at the Marianne Boesky Gallery in...