Louis XV Style At A Pauper’s Price

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 25, 2011

Chances are, if you’re the kind of woman who kept every issue of Domino magazine, set Design*Sponge as her homepage, and has more than four pillows on her bed, you’ve lusted for a Philippe Stark Ghost chair. Crafted out of modern polycarbonate, the Louis XV Ghost chair was modeled after a baroque design — and… More »


How To Spot A Man Going Through A Midlife Crisis: Speedos

By: Ami Angelowicz / August 25, 2011

According to research done by a UK department store Debenhams (so, not biased at all), men between the ages of 55 and 59 actually prefer to wear banana hammocks instead of longer, less offensive trunks. Why? Well, they didn’t go so far as to draw an actual conclusion. But I have a guess! During the… More »


The Most Important Things We Learned In College

In college, you learn many things. A smattering of organic chemistry principles and formulas. An assortment of historic dates, and what exactly happened to lead to the events that went down on them. Not to mention the plots to, oh, 10 or so books per semester of an English class. Those things are awesome. But… More »


Morning Quickies: Did Rihanna Film A Sex Tape With J. Cole?

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 25, 2011

Hustler is claiming it has a sex tape of Rihanna and the rapper J. Cole. The magazine won’t disclose any details of what’s on the tape and Rihanna’s camp denies it even exists. Guess it will be a while before we find out the deets! [Celebitchy]
A sad day of note: it is the 10… More »


Unamused Cat Performs Madonna’s “Like A Virgin”

This feisty feline, who looks suspiciously like my cat Cleo, sure out-meows Madonna. In a truly awesome set of videos, MTV has commissioned cats and dogs to recreate iconic moments from the VMAs over the years. This one is, of course, Madonna’s performance of “Like a Virgin” from the very first VMAs i… More »


Real-Life Witches Balk At “True Blood” & 4 Other Witches Badly Portrayed By Pop Culture

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 25, 2011