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Mona Eltahawy, 45, the Egyptian-born activist who was arrested for defacing an anti-Muslim subway ad that called the enemies of Israel “savages,” was freed yesterday after she spray painted the offensive ad in a NYC subway. STORY: Islamophobia! Anti-Muslim Ad Goes Up In New York City Subways And Then Gets Slapped! According to the New […]

Iran has moved a step closer to full nuclear development! STORY: WHAT! Iran Planning To Launch Terrorist Attack On America? Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has lived up to his promise that he would make a nuclear announcement regarding Iran’s nuclear progress. STORY: GLOBAL CRAZY! Car Bombs Explode Targeting Israeli Diplomats As reported by the Associated Press, today […]

Earlier this week GlobalGrind was invited to attend the launch of Lola, a new boutique hotel residing on the East Side of NYC. Lola is the revamped Hotel Thirty Thirty which originally was built as the storied Martha Washington. Doors opened on December 1st and they revealed a multi-million dollar renovation including a bespoke decorative […]

Stunning actress and Twilight: Breaking Dawn star Nikki Reed waltzed down the carpet at the 2011Wired Store Launch Party in Times Square last night in the color of the moment: yellow! The gorgeous actress lit up the 10,000 square foot space, which was filled with gadgets galore for the holidays.  PHOTOS: Nikki Reed At “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn […]

Swedish sock manufacturers Happy Socks are known for their fun socks in crazy colorways. Since their release in 2008, they’ve gained a good amount of publicity for their sock designs which was previously a market that didn’t get much attention at all. In an effort to advertise their latest releases, the brand enlisted the help […]

International French artist and TED Winner JR kicked off his quest to turn the world inside out in The Bronx, NY last Friday, erecting several murals in the Hunts Point section of the wily borough. PHOTOS: JR Wants To Turn The World Inside Out The installation took place on Saturday, Sunday and today with the […]

The $100,000 TED (Technology, Entertainment & Design) award is given annually to an exceptional individual who wants “One Wish to Change the World.” After several months of preparation, s/he unveils his/her wish at an award ceremony held during the TED Conference in L.A. These wishes have led to collaborative initiatives with far-reaching impact. The winner of this […]

If you are in Bed Stuy, Brooklyn any time soon, we suggest you drop in on La Table Exquise, a French bakery at 370 Tompkins Avenue (between Putnam and Madison) which serves sugar free French baked goods that will make your taste buds and your blood sit up, take notice and say thank you!  Founded […]