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From now on, only Jewish moms will be hired as cops

At first, I thought this new South African law was crazy: The protest Saturday on the northern suburban fringe of Johannesburg hardly amounted to a signal moment in South Africa’s storied history of liberation politics. Most of the two dozen young demonstrators settled for scattered group hugs that prosecutors would have struggled to deem criminal

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Projo recants, admits not everything sucks

And Scott Mackay’s no blindly cheery dude, either. So there must be some okay stuff going on: Yet 2007 wasn’t all traffic jams, layoffs and plea bargains. Rhode Island colleges and universities were rated among the most prestigious in the United States, our health-care system is one of the nation’s tops, and philanthropist Warren Alpert

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Big-Ass Sale and Party at What Cheer Antiques

From Chris and Jen over the awesome What Cheer shop at Wayland Square: Hello and happy holidays! because of that really ugly snowstorm last weekend, we’ve rescheduled our party for this Saturday What Cheer Antiques + Vintage Holiday sale and 8th anniversary party Saturday December 22 11-7pm we’ve got framed recent JENNIFER DALTRY drawings the

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C-c-c-crazy Thursday

Here’s some of it. (Note that there’s one lonely option during the post-9pm window): 5:30pm. Urban Planet holiday shindig at MoJo’s 6-9pm. Millcraft at Firehouse 13: This year’s artwork varies in character and price as well as it does in flavor and attitude. Quirky shirts, cool-ass cups, and new wave action figures are among some

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Don’t Forget: Mistle-Dose Party This Thursday

 Please join us as we celebrate the season, our friends, the spirit of giving, and more importantly our first three months online. Has it been that long? Seems like two. Rest assured there will be no local celebrities appearing at this party. And, as previously mentioned, this is a dress-to-impress type party so wear your

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Providence Monthly Searching For Most Eligible White Person

Providence Monthly, our loveable local glossy about shopping and where to get your nails did, has embarked on their annual quest to find Providence’s most eligible white person. Here’s a link to the questionnaire, which I’m sure none of our readers will savagely abuse, but it’s the print version that I love; on page 71

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