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Zola Tells All: The Real Story Behind The Greatest Stripper Saga Ever Tweeted

Rolling Stone | Taryn Finley | Posted 11.17.2015 | Black Voices

On a recent night in Detroit, Aziah "Zola" Wells returned to where it all began: Hooters. As the petite 20-year-old beauty in a pink blouse and tight...

"Zola" and the Benefits of Social Media Storytelling

Inverse | Posted 11.06.2015 | Entertainment

This article originally appeared on Inverse. By Winston Cook-Wilson Over the past couple of days -- as you probably already know -- the near...

Social Media, Zola And The Sex Worker Horror Story

Josephine | Posted 11.02.2015 | Media

Every sex worker has a horror story. We get robbed, arrested, beaten, humiliated. I file those events away in memory as "shit happens" because the alternative is too depressing. Maybe that's what Zola was doing: defusing the horror of her experience with humor.

Zola Is The Halloween Costume Our Generation Deserves (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 11.01.2015 | Weird News

#ImAFullNudeTypeOfBitch— Aziah King ❤️ (@_zolarmoon) October 30, 2015  By now, you probably know who...

Is Zola's Epic Twitter Story Empowering Or Disturbing Or Both?

The Huffington Post | Zeba Blay | Posted 11.06.2015 | Black Voices

On Tuesday morning, Twitter user _zolarmoon, who also goes by Aziah King, used her account to write an epic story in 150 tweets. Her first twe...

Inherent Vice

Francis Levy | Posted 03.01.2015 | Arts
Francis Levy

You almost wish this movie version of the Pynchon novel were a book whose pages you could flip back and forth in at will.

The Tummy Tuck

Francis Levy | Posted 02.18.2014 | Comedy
Francis Levy

There's an infomercial for the Tummy Tuck that has been occurring on a channel called Cozy TV which specializes in reruns of old television series li...

Paris Journal VIII: Felix Vallotton

Francis Levy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Francis Levy

If you've never heard of Felix Vallotton, think Manet and Ingres, Edvard Munch, Strindberg (who he recalls in a succession of woodcuts devoted to sce...

Former Gilt Groupe Trio Addresses Needs of Changing Trends in Modern Marriages

Lisa Chau | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Lisa Chau

Given the increase of same-sex unions and the changing lifestyles of today's modern couples, a shift is required in wedding traditions such as gift registries. Enter Zola. Founded by Kevin Ryan, Shan-Lyn Ma and Nobu Nakaguchi, Zola allows its users to create a more modern registry online.

Live from Toronto International Film Festival: Tuesday, Sept. 10

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.11.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

With Enough Said, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, one of TV's funniest women ever, has finally been given a perfect film vehicle.

Blue Jasmine

Francis Levy | Posted 09.29.2013 | Entertainment
Francis Levy

Extreme aspiration, in its most cosmopolitan and materialistic form, is the substance of Blue Jasmine. Self-invention is what makes the wheels of com...

Movie Review: Stoker

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.28.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Chan-wook Park's Stoker is audaciously, in-your-face creepy and exhilarating in a way few films have been since David Lynch's Blue Velvet. Because it's not just the creepiness -- but the way Park gets you involved in his world so that you can't look away.

José Andrés Confirms Big News

Posted 06.20.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Rumors had been flying around since last year that José Andrés had his eye on the space occupied by Zola Wine & Kitchen, a restaurant ...

Influences: Angelic and Demonic

Barbara Probst Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Barbara Probst Solomon

Salinger gave my generation a permission to write about our lives, our very ordinary adolescent times. He gave us our voice, our right to be serious in our own postwar, perhaps over-privileged, tones.

The Thomas Merton Book 'They' Don't Want You to Read

Mark Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Mark Shaw

Every author risks unfavorable review when he or she writes a book. Hemingway received poor reviews and contemporary writers have also not been immune to such undesirable reception.

HuffPost Review: Thirst

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

If there's a problem with Thirst, it's that Park tries to do too many things. Though not completely successful, it's still a bold, wildly juicy film that goes for the throat and never relents.