Sister Sparrow and this New Situation

Saturday night, at MayFest in Cold Spring, I was watching Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds perform on stage. There was Arleigh Kincheloe, this tiny peanut of a woman, owning the stage, and singing her heart out.  She had 6 men playing back up to her voice. She had such a powerful presence, and I was in awe. Women are making moves, and I’ve never been a bigger fan. Listening to Arleigh my mind wondered off, and Continue Reading →

Lindsay Tabas with Shorty Awards Emoji of the Year: Pile of Poo

Shorty Awards on April 20th, 2015

I volunteered at the 2015 Shorty Awards as a “seat warmer.” I had a seat right in front of the podium. By far, the crowd favorite was Bill Nye. My personal favorite was Astronaut Abby. I was also a huge fan of Hannibal Buress’s speech because he pointed out something so important: Why didn’t the Shorty Awards include samples of each social media’s stars work? Photographer – show their photos. YouTube star – show a video Continue Reading →