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Love You!: Don't let low funds keep you from taking care of yourself

Love You!: Don’t let low funds keep you from taking care of yourself

Feb 6, 2019 | No comment

We know the message from the flight attendants: Place the oxygen mask on yourself first. It seems like an obvious

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Ravenous Will Quell Your Hunger

Ravenous Will Quell Your Hunger

Feb 6, 2019 | No comment

Not only is the Providence Athenæum a beautiful building with extensive collections that would thrill bibliophiles and history buffs alike, it

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Sex Ain't Free: Decriminalizing sex work makes life better for everyone

Sex Ain’t Free: Decriminalizing sex work makes life better for everyone

Feb 6, 2019 | No comment

Last Christmas, a police operation shut down the Foxy Lady on prostitution charges, but it was only a short decade

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Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: In a New York Minute: Gigi claims no DC ambition, but your superior correspondents aren't so sure

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: In a New York Minute: Gigi claims no DC ambition, but your superior correspondents aren’t so sure

Feb 6, 2019 | No comment

Gigi Does New York Phillipe and Jorge will be presumptuous enough to assume that most of you missed the feature cum profile

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Show-Down Slow-Down: The government shutdown ripple effect reaches Rhody beer

Show-Down Slow-Down: The government shutdown ripple effect reaches Rhody beer

Feb 6, 2019 | No comment

Beer is a many-splendored and (responsibly) intoxicating thing, but navigating the beer business is a sobering experience. The beer/wine/distilled spirits

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Smoking Hot: Our expert tells you how to take your sexual experiences higher with cannabis

Smoking Hot: Our expert tells you how to take your sexual experiences higher with cannabis

Feb 6, 2019 | No comment

Cannabis has a long history of being used to enhance the human sexual experience. Since 700 BC in India, a

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AltFacts: Trapped in a Vortex: Rhody politics spin round and round

AltFacts: Trapped in a Vortex: Rhody politics spin round and round

Feb 6, 2019 | No comment

Put a Pawsock in it, Gina! Baseball is, without question, the single most boring pastime on the face of the

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  • Love You!: Don't let low funds keep you from taking care of yourself
  • Ravenous Will Quell Your Hunger
  • Sex Ain't Free: Decriminalizing sex work makes life better for everyone
  • Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: In a New York Minute: Gigi claims no DC ambition, but your superior correspondents aren't so sure
  • Show-Down Slow-Down: The government shutdown ripple effect reaches Rhody beer
  • Smoking Hot: Our expert tells you how to take your sexual experiences higher with cannabis
  • AltFacts: Trapped in a Vortex: Rhody politics spin round and round

Books

Been a While: Sex Camel is pillow talk for modern lovers
December 5, 2018 No Comment

Been a While: Sex Camel is pillow talk for modern lovers

Muggs Fogarty tackles not only the subject of sex, but all the complications and emotions that come with it in ...

Cannabis

Smoking Hot: Our expert tells you how to take your sexual experiences higher with cannabis
February 6, 2019 No Comment

Smoking Hot: Our expert tells you how to take your sexual experiences higher with cannabis

Cannabis has a long history of being used to enhance the human sexual experience. Since 700 BC in India, a ...

Dare Me

Global Scavenger Hunt
April 19, 2017 No Comment

Global Scavenger Hunt

“Win a Free Trip Around the World!” the subject line said. Because I suffer from wanderlust, I apply to every ...

Environment

How I Became the <i>Motif</i> Weatherman
February 28, 2018 No Comment

How I Became the Motif Weatherman

Weather is an endlessly fascinating topic: It affects everybody and can literally be a matter of life and death. Forecasting ...

Film

PVD Children’s Film Festival: Parents and Children Together Watch the Big Screen
February 6, 2019 No Comment

PVD Children’s Film Festival: Parents and Children Together Watch the Big Screen

In its 10th consecutive year, the Providence Children’s Film Festival, February 15-24, offers 27 different feature films and short film ...

Fine Arts

Providence Street Art Festival 2018
October 20, 2018 No Comment

Providence Street Art Festival 2018

The Providence Street Art Festival was held at the downtown skating rink on Oct 20, 2018. Photos by Cristina Berrios ...

Food

Three Point One Four
February 6, 2019 No Comment

Three Point One Four

Dust off your rolling pins, kiddies. It’s contest time! In honor of their May performance of Waitress, the Providence Performing ...

Got Beer?

Show-Down Slow-Down: The government shutdown ripple effect reaches Rhody beer
February 6, 2019 No Comment

Show-Down Slow-Down: The government shutdown ripple effect reaches Rhody beer

Beer is a many-splendored and (responsibly) intoxicating thing, but navigating the beer business is a sobering experience. The beer/wine/distilled spirits ...

Keep on Moving

Keep on Movin’: New Year, New You: Resolve to end your music dry spell this year
January 16, 2019 No Comment

Keep on Movin’: New Year, New You: Resolve to end your music dry spell this year

I’m already toward the end of my annual “go though an exercise routine for two weeks and pretty much give up” ...

Lifestyle

AltHealth: That Quiet Place Inside
February 13, 2019 No Comment

AltHealth: That Quiet Place Inside

The US currently ranks highest in healthcare spending among the world’s developed nations. Our average cost per capita is $10,029 ...

Lunar Notes

Lunar Notes
February 6, 2019 No Comment

Lunar Notes

Aries: Explosive action rocks your world. You’re caught between the traditional and the radical, and it is getting difficult for you ...

News

Five Fun Things To Do: February 13 - 19
February 13, 2019 No Comment

Five Fun Things To Do: February 13 – 19

WED 13 The Riot Act: Standup-comedy night. 7:30pm. Alchemy, 71 Richmond St, PVD. alchemyri.com THU 14 AHA! New Bedford: A ...

Opinion

Why Are We Still Debating Blackface?
February 13, 2019 No Comment

Why Are We Still Debating Blackface?

It’s 2019, and we are discussing Virginia Governor Ralph Northam’s alleged yearbook photo in blackface. It wasn’t too long ago ...

Pin-Up/Profile

Pin-Up: Wayne St. Vincent
November 14, 2018 No Comment

Pin-Up: Wayne St. Vincent

What’s your biggest pet peeve? I’ve got a lot of ’em. The biggest one is people on the phone when ...

Roots Report

The Roots Report: Beating a Deaf Horse: Protect those gorgeous lugholes, music lovers!
January 16, 2019 No Comment

The Roots Report: Beating a Deaf Horse: Protect those gorgeous lugholes, music lovers!

Okee dokee folks… Sometimes I feel like I am beating a dead horse, err, DEAF horse, when I talk about ...

Shopping

Know Your Mom and Pop: Super V Toys -- the Latest Local Spot to Feed Your Need
January 2, 2019 No Comment

Know Your Mom and Pop: Super V Toys — the Latest Local Spot to Feed Your Need

The superhero movies that have dominated pop culture over the past decade or so are a boon for small businesses. Comic ...

Sports

PRD: Wrapping up the shakeup
September 19, 2018 No Comment

PRD: Wrapping up the shakeup

The year of the skater shakeup is coming to a close in Providence Roller Derby. Many of the veterans of ...

Theater

Stadium's Sister Act Is a Fun Night of Theater
February 16, 2019 No Comment

Stadium’s Sister Act Is a Fun Night of Theater

The Stadium Theatre’s production of Sister Act may not take you to heaven (especially considering some of the devilish humor ...