This week, rapper Sadistik premiered "Chemical Burns" a new song that features what could be the final Eyedea guest appearance we'll ever hear. Ahead of the July 1 release of his upcoming album Ultraviolet, Gimme Noise spoke to Sadistik about how the track came together and Eyedea's legacy.See also: ... More >>
Courtesy of Erica RiveraIn the (food) pleasure businessLocal writer Erica Rivera's Man Eater website is like porn for women: decadent recipes tailored to whatever your sexual stage (sex-starved single girl? Try the "if life gives you lemons" mini-muffins), stories of Rivera's steamy conquests ... More >>
What a revolutionary looks likeMark Bittman, the New York Times food writer who knows how to cook everything, is in Minnesota this week for the Food for Thought Healthy Foods Summit at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum (taking place Thursday and Friday). Tackling the complex topic of the curr ... More >>
Inside Edition, the national television show that named Jeremy Gillitzer one of its most Extraordinary Stories of '08, ran a segment on his death tonight.This morning, I did a remote interview from downtown Minneapolis to New York. Jeremy Gillitzer's mother was also interviewed--speaking for the f ... More >>
Nick VlcekJeremy Gillitzer, from a 2007 slideshowâ€‹Jeremy Gillitzer, who appeared on the cover of City Pages to tell his story about his struggle with eating disorders, died Tuesday. He was 38.I first met Jeremy in the fall of 2007, when he wrote me an email asking if I would be interested in telli ... More >>
Happy Monday good people, and welcome back to the days of daily, morning updates. We have some exciting things planned -- more regular posts, more multimedia content, audio downloads of bands and enhanced coverage of community events -- that we think will enhance the material in our print paper as w ... More >>
Eating disorders destroy lives, and new research suggests that men are affected in greater numbers than was previously assumed. This week, Kevin Hoffman tells the story of Jeremy, a 36-year-old man who has struggled with the illness for most of his life.
Meet Jeremy, a 36-year-old man who weighs 88 pounds. "Manorexia" isn't just a Hollywood illness.
On Thursday night, FX premieres the (surprisingly) critically lauded Starved, a sitcom about four thirty-somethings who all suffer from varying degrees of eating disorders: There's Adam, a bulimic cop; Dan and Sam, two compulsive overeaters; and Billie, a bisexual recovering anorexic-bulimic. Sounds ... More >>
Thug life: Denis Leary strikes an exposé.
Twenty-three-year-old Marya Hornbacher starved herself into the hospital and lived to tell. But does the new cult-of-pain memoir add up to a steady diet of nothing?