Hot New Band Alert: Foster The People

Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 3, 2011

Fresh off their nomination for Best New Artist at the MTV VMAs, Bing has dropped this cool video about LA-based band Foster the People. Find out how they went from playing local clubs to award nominees largely through word of mouth and offering their tunes for free online… More »


Everything You Need To Know About Sleeping Can Be Found In This Snoring Shar-Pei Video

Jessica Wakeman / September 3, 2011

It’s much easier to sleep lying down than with your head propped up, chin-first.
Snoring is only a permissible bedtime behavior if you’re an adorable Shar-Pei.

That is all. [Huffington Post via YouTube]… More »


Evening Quickies: Tavi’s Web Magazine, Rookie, Launches Monday

Jessica Wakeman / September 2, 2011

Teen style blogger Tavi Gevinson’s web magazine, Rookie, for teen girls is set to launch on Monday. Rookiemag.com will feature monthly themes, the first one being “beginnings,” and post three times a day: “after school, after dinner, and before bed.” We’re way, way past our teen years but we’re still excited! [WWD]
Um, what? Watch… More »


Today’s Lady News: Chaz Bono Is “Motivated” By The Bigots

Jessica Wakeman / September 2, 2011

Chaz Bono, Cher’s transgender son, says the “bitching and moaning” about him appearing on “Dancing With The Stars” is actually helping him. Chaz told the gay magazine The Advocate, “The more it makes me really want to do well. It’s the most motivating thing for me.” What a good attitude to have! [Advocate]
Evangelical… More »


September 2: What Are We Wearing Today?

Lindsay A. / September 2, 2011

Now Rebecca Black’s “Friday” Friend Has A Song, Too

Julie Gerstein / September 2, 2011

Sorry to do this–sorry to bring up Rebecca Black just when she was becoming all but a faded fart particle of a memory to most of us. But! It seems her friend — the curly-haired backseat friend from her beguiling “Friday” video — has launched a music career of her own. And the kid… More »