Category Archives: Gossip

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Sadie’s New Look /// Cyberpunk or Steampunk /// It’s Neither

I have to admit, when I first heard about Sadie’s new side-shave, I was skeptical. Even though I was down with┬áRockabilly-Sadie, which is a throw-back look, I was feelin’ like “side-shave Sadie” was a bit “too-soon-too-little-too-late Sadie,” a little too

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Sadie’s New Look /// Cyberpunk or Steampunk /// It’s Neither

I have to admit, when I first heard about Sadie’s new side-shave, I was skeptical. Even though I was down with┬áRockabilly-Sadie, which is a throw-back look, I was feelin’ like “side-shave Sadie” was a bit “too-soon-too-little-too-late Sadie,” a little too

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“Keep God Funky” /// Words of Wisdom from NYC’s Laughing Lotus Yoga Studio

I’m not sure what to make of the fact that more than a few people passed along this flier(?) to us featuring Laughing Lotus founder, Dana Trixie Flynn, along with the words “Keep God Funky.” I think peeps were expecting

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“Keep God Funky” /// Words of Wisdom from NYC’s Laughing Lotus Yoga Studio

I’m not sure what to make of the fact that more than a few people passed along this flier(?) to us featuring Laughing Lotus founder, Dana Trixie Flynn, along with the words “Keep God Funky.” I think peeps were expecting

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How Good is It to Take a Break From Yoga Culture? /// So Good /// [PLUS] Exciting Babs News

Sometimes you gotta get as far away from yoga culture blah blab bleep blurb burp blorp talk as you can. This is especially true if you’re a Babarazzini. For serious! Shit just, like, piles UP…IN…YR…BRAAAAAIN, and pretty soon you find

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How Good is It to Take a Break From Yoga Culture? /// So Good /// [PLUS] Exciting Babs News

Sometimes you gotta get as far away from yoga culture blah blab bleep blurb burp blorp talk as you can. This is especially true if you’re a Babarazzini. For serious! Shit just, like, piles UP…IN…YR…BRAAAAAIN, and pretty soon you find

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Yoganonymous Embraces Something Called “Heli-Yoga” /// Somehow the Bar Gets Set Even Lower /// [Yoga Bleaching]

No offense, Yoganonymous, but are you, like, currently on a shit-ton of fad-drugs and highly caffeinated energy drinks? I mean, “Heli-Yoga?” Are you really shilling for this? From the August 9th article “Heli-Yoga: What It Is & Why You Should

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Yoganonymous Embraces Something Called “Heli-Yoga” /// Somehow the Bar Gets Set Even Lower /// [Yoga Bleaching]

No offense, Yoganonymous, but are you, like, currently on a shit-ton of fad-drugs and highly caffeinated energy drinks? I mean, “Heli-Yoga?” Are you really shilling for this? From the August 9th article “Heli-Yoga: What It Is & Why You Should

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Sadie Nardini Damage Control “Punk Rock” (TM) Style /// PLUS: 10 Things You Never Knew About My Right Hand

Way back in February we put up an article making fun of a year-old NYT profile on YAMA Talent and yogilebrity agents, asking whether or not such commercial entities were more dangerous to yoga in America than John Friend’s penis.

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Sadie Nardini Damage Control “Punk Rock” (TM) Style /// PLUS: 10 Things You Never Knew About My Right Hand

Way back in February we put up an article making fun of a year-old NYT profile on YAMA Talent and yogilebrity agents, asking whether or not such commercial entities were more dangerous to yoga in America than John Friend’s penis.

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Sadie Nardini Weight Loss??? /// We Agree

Blog-time is not the same as real-world-time. For example, a debate that happened in the blogoshpere three months ago (i.e. the debate over Sadie Nardini’s online “weight loss” ads) feels as far away now as a debate that happened in

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Sadie Nardini Weight Loss??? /// We Agree

Blog-time is not the same as real-world-time. For example, a debate that happened in the blogoshpere three months ago (i.e. the debate over Sadie Nardini’s online “weight loss” ads) feels as far away now as a debate that happened in

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“It’s All Yoga, Baby” Keeps up the Pressure on Sadie Nardini “Lose Weight” “Yoga” Course

Way back on April 19th It’s All Yoga, Baby (IAYB) ran a piece questioning the language used in Sadie Nardini’s seemingly viral weight loss course, which included an ad placed on Facebook that looked like this… as well as the

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“It’s All Yoga, Baby” Keeps up the Pressure on Sadie Nardini “Lose Weight” “Yoga” Course

Way back on April 19th It’s All Yoga, Baby (IAYB) ran a piece questioning the language used in Sadie Nardini’s seemingly viral weight loss course, which included an ad placed on Facebook that looked like this… as well as the

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An Interview with The Babarazzi

Last week The Babarazzi were contacted by YogaCityNYC and asked if we could be interviewed. We’ve had a number of requests offered for such meetings, however, YCNYC was the first to respect our “conditions” in regards to personal interviews. We

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An Interview with The Babarazzi

Last week The Babarazzi were contacted by YogaCityNYC and asked if we could be interviewed. We’ve had a number of requests offered for such meetings, however, YCNYC was the first to respect our “conditions” in regards to personal interviews. We

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Ava Taylor (YAMA Talent) Gives Her Play-By-Play of NY Yoga Journal Conference /// OMG, Like, LOL

YAMA Talent‘s Ava Taylor has got her NY Yoga Journal Conference highlights up on WellAndGoodNYC. Be sure to check it out and find the answers to these amazing yogic inquiries: Did Ava ever get her mani/pedi??? Did Ava find a

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Ava Taylor (YAMA Talent) Gives Her Play-By-Play of NY Yoga Journal Conference /// OMG, Like, LOL

YAMA Talent‘s Ava Taylor has got her NY Yoga Journal Conference highlights up on WellAndGoodNYC. Be sure to check it out and find the answers to these amazing yogic inquiries: Did Ava ever get her mani/pedi??? Did Ava find a

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Open Response To Leslie Kaminoff’s Non-Response To Anonymous Bloggers

A few days ago, Leslie Kaminoff, author of the justifiably ubiquitous Yoga Anatomy, and founder of YAMA Talent, Ava Taylor, posted a video responding to an article of ours, which begged the question: Is the celebrification of the yogic tradition

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Open Response To Leslie Kaminoff’s Non-Response To Anonymous Bloggers

A few days ago, Leslie Kaminoff, author of the justifiably ubiquitous Yoga Anatomy, and founder of YAMA Talent, Ava Taylor, posted a video responding to an article of ours, which begged the question: Is the celebrification of the yogic tradition

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On Being Dropped From Elephant Journal

Ah. What. A. Weekend! For those of you who don’t know, yesterday our article “Is YAMA Talent More Harmful To The ‘Yoga Community’ Than John Friend’s Penis Pursuits?” was removed from Elephant Journal. While Waylon Lewis, as well as Kate

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On Being Dropped From Elephant Journal

Ah. What. A. Weekend! For those of you who don’t know, yesterday our article “Is YAMA Talent More Harmful To The ‘Yoga Community’ Than John Friend’s Penis Pursuits?” was removed from Elephant Journal. While Waylon Lewis, as well as Kate

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[VIDEO] Yogis Discuss The Comments Of Douglas Brooks And The Future Of Yoga After The John Friend Scandal

Two yogis discuss the future of yoga in light of Douglas Brooks’ comments on the fallout of Friendgate 2012 WATCH HERE!

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[VIDEO] Yogis Discuss The Comments Of Douglas Brooks And The Future Of Yoga After The John Friend Scandal

Two yogis discuss the future of yoga in light of Douglas Brooks’ comments on the fallout of Friendgate 2012 WATCH HERE!