Refunds arrive for Thrifty Hipster Matthew Dowgwillo's angry guests.After nearly two weeks of outcry, incensed guests of Thrifty Hipster's "Shanghaied" New Year's Eve party are getting refunds.
Several party-goers who complained to City Pages about long lines, no booze and missing entertainment ... More >>
In the aftermath of a truly terrible New Year's party, OM is closed.In the wake of a disastrous New Year's Eve party hosted by Thrifty Hipster's Matthew Dowgwillo, it has become clear that OM -- the party's original venue -- has closed.
Owner Vikram Uppal had been silent as to the status of his ... More >>
Thrifty Hipster Matthew DowgwilloOur story on Thrifty Hipster Matthew Dowgwillo, and his shambles of a 'Shanghaied' New Year's Eve party downtown, touched a nerve in the comments section.
At first, revelers who bought tickets and promises of gambling, contortionists and Geisha girls complained t ... More >>