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craigsad.pngcouchtweet.pnglenacouchretweet.pngA Broooklyn man named Mickey Dwyer was trying to sell his couch on Craigslist. A "beautiful, sexy, REAL and relatable couch.....Basically the Lena Dunham of couches." He took to twitter to ask Lena for help about getting the word out and, like the good used furniture-pushing samaritan she apparently is, she re-tweeted it. We hope that couch finds itself a good home and that it will one day be the voice, nay -- a voice -- of the $800 Macy's couch generation. [Defamer]

In other news, Judy Blume and Lena Dunham talk sex and books in a new interview.

fortunatocastro_quickcheckout.jpgThe Cut has an interesting photo series by artist Fortunato Castro who transformed himself into his mother and recreated scenes from her life as part of his senior thesis at Cooper Union. 


VFILES' cuckoo street style show, LisaTV, is back with a new segment on gay rodeos.

Lindsay Lohan is starring in and producing a new psychological thriller. We're sure it'll be great...

Screen Shot 2014-01-21 at 5.25.55 PM.pngMiley Cyrus wears pasties and Billy Bob teeth in this new promo for her MTV Unplugged episode.

A UK bartender tried to place former British Prime Minister Tony Blair under citizen's arrest.

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Screen Shot 2014-01-21 at 5.15.39 PM.pngPussy Riot will perform at the Barclays Center on February 5th as part of Amnesty International's Human Rights concert. They'll join The Flaming Lips, Lauryn Hill, Tegan and Sara and more.

Feeling fancy? Tomorrow night marks the return of New York City Ballet's Jewels. The three-part ballet features Balanchine's interpretation of emeralds, rubies, and diamonds.

The Bushwick Book Club celebrates their 5-year anniversary with a Kurt Vonnegut-themed show tonight.

Catch Macaulay Culkin's Velvet Underground cover band, The Pizza Underground, at the Brooklyn Night Bazaar this Friday.






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