by jp Mon 06 May 2002 16:05:27


daphne from bates. top photo, on the right. not only is she hip, she’s also a rock star now. her band (Avenue D) has gotten written up in the last two issues of Paper magazine.

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yep, that's our friend in the new york times wearing electrical tape on her breasts. :)

the article's pretty amusing too.

For the people fueling the trend, the artifice of 80's pop culture seems refreshing at a time when the "keep it real" ethos of hip-hop and nu metal bands like Linkin Park and P.O.D. dominates the mainstream.

i can only hope that the mention of Linkin Park and P.O.D. (or, "the boy bands of metal" as i like to think of them) in the same sentence as "keep it real" was meant sarcastically. unfortunately, i think the author meant it sincerely.

i love daphne but all the ultra-cool williamsburg type kids who infest the clubs that she drags me and lani to (and are apparently the focus of the article) drive me nuts.

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