This month, to celebrate the Internet's unbridled love for wallowing in nostalgia and even greater relishing of talking about why certain cultural artifacts are horrible, Sound of the City presents First Worsts, a series in which our writers remember the first time... they ever hated a song enough t ... More >>
Remember last fall's hullabaloo surrounding R. Kelly's memoir Soulacoaster: The Diary of Me? First announced back in December 2009, Kelly's book was originally slated for last November 15, but then mysteriously disappeared from online retailers a few days earlier, only to be pushed back to spring 20 ... More >>
Donna KimBlue raspberry Blow-Pops provide a similar effectBlue lips and orange lids worked cohesively and brilliantly at Richard Chai's Spring Fashion Show on the first morning of Fashion Week, but I would definitely say this isn't a look I'd try for the everyday beauty routine.
Backstage i ... More >>
Cargill, one of the country's largest meat producers, is recalling more than 35 million pounds of ground turkey in association with the salmonella poisonings that killed one and sickened 76.
Really fancy kids can now get served puréed squash, organic chicken, and "babe-a-ccinos" ... More >>
One of seven flavors of Hippie Chips. Made by hippies? Eaten by hippies? What are hippies, anyway?
Yesterday afternoon I stumbled on a new snack food item called Hippie Chips ($1.25). What sort of luster could hippies lend to potato chips, I wondered as I ferried a bag to the counter. Gee it ... More >>
Emilio's winning entry, via Lifetime.
If half the Project Runway contestants designed their clothes as well as their sound bytes, this show would be a gladiator match.
But in its seventh season, and second since moving to the Lifetime channel, the show again seems to be favoring attractive, med ... More >>
Yesterday GoTopless.org unleashed demonstrations in several cities, including Venice Beach (from which this twitpic is drawn) and ours. GoTopless is an outreach of the Raelians, described by Boing Boing as "a religious cult that basically gets you in the door with promises of free sex, then ... More >>