Artist Steve Powers started out as a graffiti writer, tagging under the name ESPO. These days, he’s embarked on a creative way to beautify his environment and bring city folks together. His “A Love Letter for You” project involves artists painting love notes and sweet nothings on city buildings and bridges in an effort to… READ MORE »
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Kate Pierson of the B-52s is still one of the coolest women in pop. Watching her shake and shimmy makes us want to throw on our Hypercolor tee and some flared jeans and dance around our bedroom. We dare you to be in a bad mood after watching this video. [YouTube] … READ MORE »
So, I know some of you love a beard and a mustache (NOT ME!), and I like to make you guys happy: Here’s a pic of the winner of the Third Annual Coney Island Beard and Mustache Competition, held over this past weekend. Lose yourself in his lustrous facial hair — the mutton chop and… READ MORE »
Mohammad Khordadian is a classically trained Iranian ballet dancer. He’s also the Middle East’s version of Richard Simmons — wearing a stripey tank top and barking aerobics orders in Farsi with aplomb. So yeah, we pretty much love him. [ … READ MORE »
Snapping — you’re doing it wrong. At least according to this instructional video-cum-tone poem about the proper way to snap a bitch out. Learn the difference between a domestic snap and a “grand diva” snap — and please, don’t get it twisted. [Boing Boing] … READ MORE »
A horse is a horse, of course, unless that horse is wearing a really stupid costume. The horses in this collection from “The Horse Tailor” are dressed to the nines — whether they like it or not. [Thrillist] … READ MORE »
“Being able to stand 20 feet away from her was unreal. I couldn’t even remember my name at that moment… She speaks for all the oddballs.”
—”Jersey Shore” cast member JWoww on almost meeting Lady Gaga at the VMAs. So I guess we won’t be seeing any Haus of Gaga/Filthy Couture collaborations any time soon? READ MORE »
Imagine going to the doctor for a routine hysterectomy and finding out that your doctor has branded your uterus? That’s exactly what happened to Ingrid Paulicivic, a 47-year-old Californian woman, whose gynecologist used a “electrocautery device to carve and burn” her name “Ingrid” on her uterus.
Before you totally freak out — the… READ MORE »
When Mark, of comedy crew The Key of Awesome, wanted to celebrate his first wedding anniversary with Anastasia, “the wonderful mother of two retarded cats,” he didn’t just get her a card and some candy. No, he got WEEZER, who collaborated with Mark on a kick-ass song about how majorly rad she is. READ MORE »
Fashion blogger Tavi Gevinson is a 14-year-old fashion phenom. She’s the adorable and precocious writer behind the blog “Style Rookie”. She was also recently described by New Yorker writer Lizzie Widdicombe as “curvy.” In fact, said Widdicombe, “the dress was sleeveless and you could see that her figure had changed dramatically since the earliest days… READ MORE »
Don Draper — alpha male, top ad guy and … diary writer? We never imagined that Don Draper would do anything as sissified as keeping a journal, and yet, on last night’s episode of “Mad Men,” he did just that. I guess he and Angela Chase and Doogie Howser have something in common.