Disaster! 40,000 Pounds Of Ice Cream Spilled On The Highway

By: Julie Gerstein / December 27, 2011

Friday was a sad day, for on Friday we lost 40,000 gallons of ice cream when a truck overturned on the highway in Indiana. Will no one think of the ice cream, a-tumbling down across the highway in a slushy pile of dairy deliciousness. It breaks my wee little heart. [Buzzfeed]… More »


14 Great Films To Netflix In 2012

By: Julie Gerstein / December 27, 2011

We’re not movie critics, but we are movie-a-holics. We watch tons and tons of movies (that’s what you do when it’s freezing in New York and you don’t want to leave your apartment, natch). As such, we’ve assembled a very unofficial and unscientific list of our favorite films of 2011. If you missed some of… More »


Van Halen And Diamond Dave Are Back!

By: Newser / December 27, 2011

Van Halen is back: The iconic rock band announced a tour yesterday featuring original members Eddie and Alex Van Halen and David Lee Roth. (Eddie’s son, Wolfgang Van Halen, replaced original bassist Michael Anthony in 2007.) The band has had its problems—the Los Angeles Times cites “that whole Gary Cherone nightmare of 1998,” as well as the… More »


The Fresh Prince’s Aunt Viv Has No Love For Will Smith

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 27, 2011

“There will never be a reunion … as I will never do anything with an asshole like Will Smith. He is still an egomaniac and has not grown up. This constant reunion thing will never ever happen in my lifetime unless there is an apology, which he doesn’t know the word.”
Janet Hubert, who… More »


Rapper Young Buck Might Have To Sell His Name

By: Julie Gerstein / December 27, 2011

Bankruptcy  — it’s a bitch. For rapper Young Buck, his financial woes might force him to sell the rights to his rap name. How weird is that? It seems the former G-Unit rapper ran into a bunch of financial problems, and is now in a state of liquidation bankruptcy. As a condition of the bankruptcy,… More »


10 Signs You Need To Kick Off 2012 By Kicking Your Man To The Curb

By: Tiffanie Drayton / December 27, 2011

For the new year, women go to extreme lengths to ditch old baggage: we clean out our closets, buy new “essential” wardrobe pieces, start looking for new jobs, vow to lose a few pounds or even get full-on makeovers. But sometimes our “special someone” is the real dead weight that should be tossed out. Here… More »