Pancakes, I Am Your Father

I am not recommending that you purchase this spatula just because it happens to be shaped like Darth Vader, although that is pretty awesome. No, I am recommending that you purchase this spatula because I happened to get it for my brother-in-law, a pretty well-known chef, and he recently told me that it is the… More »


Michele Bachmann Says Hurricane Irene Was A Message From God To Politicians

Julie Gerstein / August 29, 2011

“I don’t know how much God has to do to get the attention of the politicians. We’ve had an earthquake; we’ve had a hurricane. He said, ‘Are you going to start listening to me here?’ Listen to the American people because the American people are roaring right now. They know government is on a morbid… More »


Hanging With Irene: 8 Reasons Why I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Hurricane

Ami Angelowicz / August 29, 2011

Hurricanes can really suck. Before Irene stopped by, I was in a state of panic, braving long lines at the grocery store, desperately seeking flashlights, taping up my windows, and generally hunkering down for the worst case scenario. For Irene’s visit to New York City, many people had to evacuate their homes. Some lost power… More »


Justin Bieber Is Turning Into Rachel Maddow

Julie Gerstein / August 29, 2011

Justin Bieber, now you’re just effing with us. You’ve gotta know about Lesbians That Look Like Justin Bieber, right? More »


First Look: “The Hunger Games” Teaser Trailer

Let the games begin! I am a huge fan of The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins young adult book series, so imagine my excitement at finally getting a sneak peek at the first film during last night’s VMAs. Jennifer Lawrence, who plays Katniss Everdeen in the film, introduced the clip, my palms started to sweat,… More »


The Good, The Bad & The WTF At The MTV Video Music Awards

Julie Gerstein / August 29, 2011

The MTV Video Music Awards are kind of hilarious, considering the complete lack of videos played on MTV these days. But at least we can count on one thing from them: insane fashion. Everyone has carte blanche to come dressed up as a pile of trash, or a geisha robot or whatever–and this year, that&#8217… More »