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Spotlight: Maria Heinegg on Getting Attention, Getting Uncomfortable, and Going Deep Into the Human Experience

Spotlight: Maria Heinegg on Getting Attention, Getting Uncomfortable, and Going Deep Into the Human Experience

A Seattle transplant, Maria Heinegg has taken to NYC life like graffiti to a blank wall, and we think the feeling is mutual. Talented, punchy, controversial, and with just the right amount of WTF hilarity, Maria is a comedian to watch as she takes on the New York comedy scene [...]

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Spotlight: Susan Kaessinger on the Art of Improv and What It Takes to Teach NYC to Express Themselves

Spotlight: Susan Kaessinger on the Art of Improv and What It Takes to Teach NYC to Express Themselves

With over 20 years of experience performing and teaching on NYC’s improv and comedy scene, Susan Kaessinger is a formidable force of the famous “Yes, and…” rule. Wearing many hats to thrive as a performer and teacher, Susan has worked with people and kids of all ages from schools, to [...]

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Arts/Entertainment, Body, Featured, Issues, Self, Social

Would You Like a Breast Bra to Match Your Vagina Panties?

Would You Like a Breast Bra to Match Your Vagina Panties?

Being the women’s parts and period nerd that I am, seeing these female reproductive system panties floating around the intertubes made my uterus-shaped heart skip a beat. Now that I know there’s a breast bra to match?  I will take 7 pairs, please! Sadly, none of us will be receiving [...]

by × July 29, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment, Featured, Social

This is Your New Wonder Woman

This is Your New Wonder Woman

The time has arrived. Here she is, salties! Wonder Woman is here and she’s…a bit drab? There’s no Wonder Woman movie yet, but our lady in leather will make a tough and (apparently) brooding appearance in the upcoming male-dominant “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice,”

by × July 28, 2014 × 0 comments

Salted: Select Cuts

Letter From the Editor: Issue 21 – YES, AND…

Letter From the Editor: Issue 21 – YES, AND…

Sweet Salties! The famous rule improv is ”yes, and…” because that keeps the momentum going and allows for things to get really fun/weird/where no woman has gone before. While we’re maybe a little more of the “yes, and?” lot, we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to be a part of this upcoming comedy [...]

by × July 24, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment, Featured, Scene, Social, Spotlights

EVENT SPOTLIGHT: Comedy Night @ tascbar

EVENT SPOTLIGHT: Comedy Night @ tascbar

Improv/Comedy Writing Workshop + FREE Standup Showcase Performance by Up-and-Coming NYC Female Comedians! Want to learn how to be funnier and boost your creativity? Want to enjoy a night of humor, both brainy and busty? Want to just plain throw back a cocktail and laugh yer keister off?! DONE. Join [...]

by × July 24, 2014 × 0 comments

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Letter From the Editor: Issue 20 – A STRITCH IN TIME

Letter From the Editor: Issue 20 – A STRITCH IN TIME

Darling Salties! What can we say? This week has taken us on a bittersweet journey of ups and downs, triumphs and losses. Our hearts go out to those affected by the shocking Malaysian Airlines tragedy. It’s heartbreaking news, and we can only hope the families and friends of victims are able to [...]

by × July 20, 2014 × 0 comments

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Spotlight: Vicky Kuperman on Women in Comedy, Her Burrito-Fueled Creative Process, and Tips for Budding Comedians

Spotlight: Vicky Kuperman on Women in Comedy, Her Burrito-Fueled Creative Process, and Tips for Budding Comedians

Fierce and fearless are just two of the words to describe Vicky Kuperman, comedian, author, writer, producer and all-around inspiring woman blazing a trail for females in the male-saturated world of comedy.

by × July 17, 2014 × 1 comment

Arts/Entertainment, Body, Featured, Scene, Self, Silly/Sassy, Social

Holy Cow! You’re Nude! At Least Buy Me a Fritter First!

Holy Cow! You’re Nude! At Least Buy Me a Fritter First!

Time marches on, and so we continue to add to the calendar different days of celebration both nationally and internationally recognized. Now, these might not get the recognition of the larger religious, exploration-based or historically definitive holidays, but we find it fun to revel in the more “interesting” and “joyous” [...]

by × July 16, 2014 × 0 comments

Body, Featured, Self

Why Kacy Catanzaro’s Amazing “American Ninja Warrior” First Lady Domination Made Me Happy, Proud, and a Little Pissed Off

Why Kacy Catanzaro’s Amazing “American Ninja Warrior” First Lady Domination Made Me Happy, Proud, and a Little Pissed Off

She’s the first woman to complete the finals course, but was it really a big win for women? I watched this “live” on Monday night, because I admit to watching “American Ninja Warrior” (summer shows are slim pickins’!) and was almost moved to tears. I thought maybe it was just [...]

by × July 16, 2014 × 0 comments