September 17, 1999
RACE FOR THE CURE. Run, don't walk.
NO GLOVES, NO LOVE. An Alaska couple -- both pro-wrestling fans -- were married in a boxing ring last week. No, this is really not fake.
KRISTI ROSE. "Out of the rough and ready frontier of pop culture comes Pulp Country -- hard-living, hard-loving music to pull you back from the ragged edge of nowhere." And drag you to the CD release party in Nashville.
THE TURING GAME. As a means of researching the social/cultural markers with which people define themselves online, researchers at Georgia Tech have developed a multiplayer online game that can help you figure out if HotGrl, 15/F is really, well, not.
SWEET 16. Pucci International has designed a fashion mannequin whose clothes you could actually wear. The size-16 "Birdie," will thus distinguish herself from her alabaster -- and carbon-based -- sistren.
UNCOMMON GROUNDS. This new history of coffee and kaffekulture will keep you reading all night. For the next edition, BG would like to add a chapter on "Let's Have Coffee" and its various meanings in dating, including "not yet sure if you're 'Drink'-worthy," and "If we do it once every couple months we can say we're 'still friends.'"
"DON'T BRING A DUMB DATE." Edgyfunnycool promo line for The Minus Man. And for, like, your life, you "I'm not smart enough" people.
Breakup Girl created by Lynn Harris & Chris Kalb