Madonna Takes on the Character of Her Truth or Dare Persona for 1990 Iteration of Maternalness

Sucking on her candy of choice in those days–a Mike and Ike–she says, “I think I have unconsciously chosen people that are emotionally crippled in some way. Or who need mothering in some way. Because…I think it comes natural to me. It fulfills a need in me to be mothered.” …

Roz Chast’s Retrospective at SVA Chelsea Gallery Reminds Us That You Don’t Have to Feel Ashamed About Liking New York

In an era of New York in which it has become increasingly difficult to find anyone left who truly loves, truly appreciates not just what it “represents,” but what it still is (or even could be, if people didn’t play so easily into its revolving door nature), Roz Chast’s retrospective …

The Louvre’s Licking of An Asshole Already Filled With Tongues Persists With Tour “Inspired by Beyoncé and Jay-Z”

The Louvre had already joined in on the overflowing-with-tongues joint asscrack of Beyoncé and Jay-Z after giving them a bathetic assignation/nod on their Instagram account in the wake of the “Apeshit” video, the song for which is largely the only one of note on the blatant cash cow creation that is …

Madonna & Marilyn Minter: An Alliance That Makes Sense for More Reasons Than Just Alliteration

For those fortunate enough to gain entry into the Brooklyn Museum’s Brooklyn Talks series on January 19th–the eve of Obama’s final night as the holder of a peaceful presidency–it was plain to see from the outset (after an initial screening of Madonna’s 2013 short film, secretprojectrevolution, to set the tone for …