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The Best Images In Street Art This Year (VIDEO)

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 12.18.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Here it is! Our 2014 wrap up featuring favorite images of the year by Brooklyn Street Art's Jaime Rojo. Before our video roundup below here i...

'Slumlord Project' Turns Abandoned Buildings Into Gorgeous Works Of Street Art

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 10.09.2013 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

In a twist on the Broken Windows Theory, street artists are using their skills to combat urban blight in Baltimore with "The Slumlord Project". By dr...

Arlen Specter To Be Laid To Rest

AP | MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 12.16.2012 | Politics

NARBERTH, Pa. — Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter was an "irreplaceable" force who approached politics – and life – with grit and deter...

Former Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter Dies

Posted 12.14.2012 | Politics

Former Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter died on Sunday from complications of non-Hodgkins Lymphoma, according to the AP. He was 82. A longtime...

What's New in Bushwick: A Quick Street Art Survey

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 08.06.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

As you may have heard, New York's young artist community has been in a rather fast migration away from Manhattan for this entire century. And so has ...

Baltimore Opens Its Walls To Street Art

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 07.30.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Abstract geometrist and Street Artist MOMO is still sweeping across a massive brick wall in his cherry picker as he leads Open Walls Baltimore across ...

Specter: 'Romney Has Changed Positions More Often Than A Pornographic Movie Queen'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 03.28.2012 | Politics

Arlen Specter, the former moderate Republican Pennsylvania senator who switched to the Democratic party in 2009 and now performs standup comedy, told ...

Valentines from the Street : BSA With Love

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 04.13.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

New Images of Street Art for Valentines Day If Street Art reflects society back to itself, and we contend that it does, then we must be in love. Amon...

Former Senator Performs At Open-Mic Night

AP | Posted 12.28.2011 | Politics

PHILADELPHIA -- Knock, knock. Who's there? It's former Sen. Arlen Specter and he's continuing his second career as a comedian. The longtime Pennsylva...

Brooklyn Street Art Presents: Best Images Of 2011

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 02.10.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It's been an excellent year for street art all over the world and we've had the pleasure of seeing a lot of great stuff from both big names and anonym...

Street Art Stories: A MOCA Symposium From Brooklyn Street Art And HuffPost Arts

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 10.22.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

HuffPost Arts and The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA) hosted a presentation and panel discussion given by Brooklyn Street Art founders ...

Best Brooklyn Street Art of 2010 (SLIDESHOW)

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

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My 2010 "McLaughlin Awards" [Part 1]

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

My apologies to anyone tuning in who was expecting to see the 150th "Friday Talking Points" column, since it will be pre-empted for two weeks here. B...

Arlen Specter Pushes Bill To Legalize Federal Funding For Stem Cell Research

AP | JIM ABRAMS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Sen. Arlen Specter on Monday initiated a drive to legalize federal funding of embryonic stem cell research, superseding conflicting...

STREET ART: Specter Spot-Jocks Shepard Fairey in New York City

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Ice-T is still stylin' like an American Che Guevara, but he's officially joined the force 19 years after "Cop Killer". (photos © Jaime Rojo) ...

Arlen Specter Will Vote To Confirm Elena Kagan

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Arlen Specter (D-Penn.) has decided to support Elena Kagan's Supreme Court nomination, writing in a US Today editorial Thursday morning that she ...

Calling Specter Out for Calling Sestak Out

Joe The Nerd Ferraro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe The Nerd Ferraro

Specter, back in the day, if nothing else, was disciplined. This whole thing should backfire on Specter as a way to get sympathy. It just makes him look pathetic.

Arlen Specter Remains A Political Survivor A Year After Becoming A Democrat

Politics Daily | Jill Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Sen. Arlen Specter, who left the Republican Party exactly a year ago to become a Democrat, recently signaled another shift, this on...

Arlen Specter: 'I Might Have Helped The Country More If I'd Stayed A Republican'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A year ago this Wednesday, Sen. Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania made a Senate-shaking decision to abandon the GOP and become a Democrat, giving them -- ...

Friday Talking Points [124] -- How's That Libertarian Thingie Workin' Out For Ya?

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

We certainly have a lot of ground to cover this week, so let's dig right in. I'd like to start with a declaration, though: Bristol Palin is now fair g...

Primary Victory Over Conventional Wisdom

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Democrats had better relish their victory in PA 12 while they can, because this weekend a special election in Hawaii is likely to elect a Republican in a very Democratic district.

Ryan Grim

Chris Matthews' Prediction: Sestak Isn't 'Tough Enough' To Beat Specter (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MSNBC pundit Chris Matthews is a longtime follower of Pennsylvania politics, as any casual viewer of "Hardball" knows, and the PA native even flirted ...

Primary Follies

Bob Franken | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Franken

This is not the year of the establishment it seems. The sad irony is that it's the real establishment that stands to maintain its absolute power as all us dupes fight among ourselves.

Friday Talking Points [123] -- A Working Senate

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The Senate has actually been dealing with many financial issues that will directly effect American consumers, and they've been doing so in an orderly way. You'd think this would be news.

Democratic Primary Overview

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Some of the Democratic primaries being held next week may have just as interesting an impact on the Democrats as the Tea Party challenges are having on the GOP.