I was on a Parkchester-bound 6 train and halted at the Astor Place stop, which was theoretically fine because there is 4G service underground at that station, scrolling through Instagram when one photo of Kim …see more
Or rather, filtered through the minds of Leandra and Amelia
When I saw Beyoncé gyrating around her little black chair on Sunday night during her opening number at The Grammys, I felt 50% better about my short hair. This, even in spite of how much …see more
What happened to that cute little kid?
Last Fashion Week I found myself at the same party as Justin Bieber. A flock of photographers hovered around him, their flashing lights offering an opportune getaway for models trying to sneak by. Leandra and I …see more
What separates Beyoncé’s unapologetically sexualized new album from Miley’s Bangerz?
If you have Internet access and a pair of working eyeballs, you should know by now that sex sells. In the unlikely event that you still require convincing, however, consider this: on Monday, Apple announced that …see more
A diva is a female version of a hustler
There's a meme going around the Internet that reads, "Beyoncé has the same amount of hours in a day as you do." If we didn't find it palpable previous to this morning's surprise full album …see more
Meet young blood of the music scene Alisa Xayalith
At Man Repeller, we find ourselves complaining that we need new music almost as often as we declare we have nothing to wear. So, we've decided to try and get to know the people behind …see more
Kate Moss covers Playboy’s 60th Anniversary Issue
Oh, sure. We’re pretty fond of each other, but the truth is you all are our favorite contributors to The Man Repeller. Really! We’ve formalized that fact with “Let’s Talk About It.” This weekly column is a …see more
Unpacking Mariah Carey’s zeitgeist-y holiday hit with a glass of egg nog and Leandra chasing me around, menorah in hand.
I've encountered exactly two moments in my life that have reaffirmed my faith in humanity, and both involved music. Once was on the 1 train going an embarrassing two stops from West 4th and Christopher …see more