Rap and Lunchables: Fresh Off the Boat Does Asian American Kids Right

I felt an inexplicable feeling of blatant AzNxPrYdE the first time I saw the ad for Fresh Off the Boat in the Nassau Ave train station. It's like when Australian dudes literally shart after their country wins an international cricket match. It felt like a win for "us." It made me feel proud. I really wasn't sure how… »2/05/15 11:10am2/05/15 11:10am


Awkwafina Yearns for Kevin Bacon in Her New Video, 'Daydreaming'

You may be familiar with Awkwafina's previous work: her video for "Queef," for one, or maybe her hit "My Vag." Her newest song, "Daydreaming" is the first single off her forthcoming EP. It's definitely less vaginally-focused, but no less irreverent. In an ode to her dream men, Awkwafina shares love for Kevin Bacon,… »11/18/14 12:00pm11/18/14 12:00pm

Mayor Bloomberg Can't Take Margz Away From Rapper Awkwafina

The rapper who dried up everyone's vagina and ripped a new tear in NYC hipsters' New Religion pants is back at it. Rapper Awkwafina just released a new song called "Mayor Bloomberg (Giant Margaritas)," an endearing song to the Mayor. Nah, it's just a giant middle finger to his proposed soda ban with a really hot… »5/02/13 3:20pm5/02/13 3:20pm

Saturday Night Social: Rapper Awkwafina Takes On NYC Hipsters

I can't decide if Awkwafina's new music video, "NYC B*tch," is the greatest or the worst thing that's ever happened. Am leaning towards greatest, mostly because of this line: "Bitches live in Bushwick/They all live in Bushwick/They all love Bushwick/But I say fuck that shit." And how it gets really goofy at the end.… »3/16/13 6:30pm3/16/13 6:30pm