Young ladies of the 1980s loved RUSH, Pac Man, Mickey Mouse, sk8boarding and short shorts.
Monthly Archives: May 2012
Live… Suburbia is a book for anyone who has ever gone from aggressive BMX to skate, from heavy-metal to hardcore, from punk to straight-edge.
The Hippie Pandas are an all-girl science team from Rochester, NY.
Bryn Mawr Babes
A recently graduated Bryn Mawr senior has been trolling her archives and collecting gems from the college’s storied past on a tumblr, Vintage Bryn Mawr.
Tip it, Frosh!
Syracuse University has archived the unsavory life of a SU Freshmen.
Texting Saves Lives
In a TED talk I recently watched, entitled, “Texting Can Save Lives,” Nancy Lublin CEO of Dosomething.org
High School Beasties
The Scott & Gary Show was a New York public-access TV program that ran for 5 years — an after-hours, twisted American Bandstand.
Writings on the walls in Rome is nothing new.
Student activists at several Detroit public school have started a Freedom School in response to unjust suspensions and expulsions related to a joint student walk-out.
The 9:30 Club
The 9:30 Club, in its original location at 930 F Street, was a seminal all-ages nightclub that fed the the 1980’s DC hardcore scene.