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Via Dazed Digital/Text Cassidy George The four-piece lived with the New York Dolls and played with Sid Vicious, but they’ve been largely written out of cultural history   An essential part of learning history is questioning it, asking what has become part of our cultural memory and what might have been

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CvltureFeaturedHistorySocial Justice

How many times have you heard a certain kind of American say something like, “if the Americans hadn’t joined WWII, you’d all be speaking German,” or something shitty and ignorant like that? As a citizen of one of the other Allied countries, I’ve heard it a few times. The way

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CvltureFeaturedFeaturesHistoryMusicReviews

For me, few can say they’ve done cooler things. In the seventies, Marky Ramone seems to have drunkenly happened upon arguably three of the most crucial bands of the era. Dust, Richard Hell and the Voidoids and the colossus, The Ramones.  Whenever someone asks him, he’s nonchalant, humble even. He’s

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DocumentariesFeaturedFilm

New York is a trippy city, because you can be surrounded by millions of people while still feeling isolated and lonely. I remember walking the streets of the Rotten Apple in a cloud of depression, and I felt invisible. Many times I would think to myself, why do I feel this way,

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ArtCvltureFeaturedHistoryPhotography

All kinds of shit happens in the big city, and especially back in the day New York City was a different beast! Check out these intense New York crime scene photos from 1915 – 1930. Back then shit was fucking GRIM!  

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DoomFeaturedReviews

The Gowanus Canal, located on the western side of Brooklyn, is perhaps one of the finest examples of mankind’s disregard for the environment. A highly toxic body of water that is known for having different, almost cake-like layers of fecal matter, chemical and industrial waste lining every inch of its

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