How To Get Super Curly Locs Without Curlers

By: Annika Harris / January 6, 2012

I can’t remember how it happened, but one lucky day, I stumbled upon the chescalocs YouTube Channel, and I’ve been hooked ever since. Video blogger Franchesca, or Chescaleigh, as she’s known on Facebook, is extremely creative and hilarious. I’ve developed a habit of falling down the rabbit hole that is her YouTube channel, where she… More »


This Extremely Photoshopped Picture Represents Some Arbitrary Beauty Ideal

By: Julie Gerstein / January 6, 2012

What do you get when you cross Angelina Jolie with Kate Middleton, Gwyneth Paltrow and about a half dozen other famous faces? This weird amalgam of lady features all slapped on one face. The Brit website FeelUnique polled more than 9,300 people about their most coveted celeb facial features and the following were rated the… More »


“Mrs. YoMama” Won’t Catch On As Nickname For First Lady, Politician Finds

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 6, 2012

“Mrs. YoMama” actually won’t be catching on as a new nickname for Michelle Obama, a Kansas politician has found after an awkward email forwarding incident. KS House Speaker Mike O’Neal forwarded an email to fellow Republicans which said, “I’m sure you’ll join me in wishing Mrs. YoMama a wonderful, long Hawaii Christmas vacation — at… More »


Woman Wore Fake Mustache During Theft

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 6, 2012

Girl Talk: I Have An Emotional Attachment To Clothing

By: Annika Harris / January 6, 2012

Throughout this year, I’ve been forcing myself to live with less — less mani-pedis, less happy hours, and most of all less clothing! Back in the early spring, I donated about a third of my wardrobe to my best friend’s mother, who was sending a few barrels of clothes, food, and other goods to her… More »


Some Thoughts On The Coachella Line Up Rocking Like It’s 1995

By: Julie Gerstein / January 6, 2012

If we’re to believe the news being leaked out of Coachella Festival headquarters, this year’s double weekend Coachella Festival, held in Indio, California on April 13-15 and April 20-22, is going to be like taking a fantastical ride in the wayback machine to the mid-’90s. Supposedly the fest’s headliners are No Doubt, Foo Fighters and… More »