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Under the Radar is an annual theater festival that spotlights international artists ranging from emerging talents to masters in the field. The festival is a wild mix of works by ensembles, solo artists, writers, and creators. The ultimate go al of UTR is to offer a crash course in theater that is exciting, independent, and experimental, created by some of the most dynamic artists working today.  Running from January 5th through the 15th.

Come check out two outstanding at acts at the Mercury Lounge this Friday at 7:30 PM. Sami Akbari (sami.the.great)’s recent EP, Nothing Left to See, features five original songs written by Sami and a cover of Sting's "Roxanne."...

1976’s Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) was intended to protect people and the environment from exposure to dangerous chemicals. But the standards at that time dictated that only those chemicals deemed an “unreasonable risk” were subject to testing and regulation. When the law went into effect, some 62,000 chemicals escaped testing and most have remained on the market ever since.


"On this humbling day, I look forward to serving as the people's lawyer for all New Yorkers. By building upon the aggressive, but fair approach to law enforcement we've come to expect from this extraordinary office, my goal is to create the best public interest law firm in the country."


"It is now five days after the storm and many streets remain unplowed. Mayor Bloomberg said every street in New York has seen a plow at least once, but even today as I walk through my district, that is not the case. I still have many constituents that remained locked in their homes.  Either Mayor Bloomberg has not been informed of these facts or he has made a conscious decision to deceive to the public about the plight of NYC residents." 

After the brutal blizzard of 2010 that has kept so many of us indoors why not ring in 2011 in style. We suggest celebrate at the Cupping Room Cafe. Located in the heart of SoHo it is warm, charming, chic and delicious. (Coincidently, also all qualities that are required in my friends.) With its embracing attitude it is a local favorite and a genuine experience. Gather your loved ones for  a post night on the town brunch you'll never forget.  

Free Babeland Silver Bullet vibes for the first thirty customers who resist sleeping in and hustle down to Babeland to take advantage of their 25% off New Year's Sale. They'll throw in free coffee, too. Happy New Year!

Sandra Bernhard is priming her hysterical insight, outspoken views and outrageous mouth to ring in the New Year. Sandra's brilliant unity of hilarious diatribes on the state of modern culture and classic rock attitude burns smart. Sandra's show is fresh, crazy and real. She inspires and invigorates. See her New Years Weekend and rave!

Fracking is shorthand within the oil and gas industry for “hydraulic fracturing,” a process in which drillers blast millions of gallons of water, sand and hazardous chemicals at high-pressure into sub-surface rock formations to create fractures that facilitate the flow of recoverable oil or gas.

Welcome to the world of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker. This is the production that is the heart of New York City’s year-end holiday season. Whether it is a family tradition or a once-in-a-lifetime visit, your experience of this glittering classic ballet will stay with you forever and warm your spirit.