Italy Is The Latest Country To Knock Off “Jersey Shore”

Jessica Wakeman / June 21, 2011

First there was “Jersey Shore,” then there was the UK’s “Geordie Shore” and now Italy is cashing in on its trashiest citizens. A new show called “Tamarreide” has been airing since mid-June, focusing on young “tamarri,” which translates to “sleazeballs.” Instead of a beach house on the boardwalk, the Italia Uno network put eight “tamarri”… More »


Home Style Stealer: A Serenely Chic Bedroom

Julie Gerstein / June 21, 2011

In my dreams, my bedroom is a relaxing minimalist Zen palace, a place of comfort, warmth and delicious sleep. In reality, I have cats, and lots of books and junk. And oh, clothes that sometimes take over the floor. But if I lived in a bedroom like this, my life might be different, no? Better,… More »


Vomit Art

Ami Angelowicz / June 21, 2011

Disclaimer: You may not want to watch this video before, during, or after eating … or maybe at all if you’re squeamish and get nauseous when you watch others vomit.

Performance artist Millie Brown is a trailblazer in a new medium known as puke art. Her latest work, “Nexus Vomitius,” features her… More »


Are Femme Fatales Britney Spears And Nicki Minaj Brawling On Tour?

Kamilah Black / June 21, 2011

When I heard that Britney Spears and Nicki Minaj were teaming up for the Femme Fatale tour, I envisioned a clash of egos from two of the biggest women in the game. And according to MediaTakeout.com, I was right. It happened … and it sounds awesome. Allegedly, after their San Jose show on Saturday, an all-out… More »


Dr. Strangelove: How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Dentist

Ami Angelowicz / June 21, 2011

As a child, I always loved going to the dentist. I was not one of those kids who was traumatized by barbaric dental practices such as being put in a straight jacket during my cleanings. I adored Dr. J, the charming southern gentleman who only mildly scolded me for never flossing, who pinky swore he… More »


Weird Al Spoofs Lady Gaga

Oh Weird Al Yankovic, how we have missed you. Al has dropped the first video off his new album and it’s a send-up of Lady Gaga called “Perform This Way.” The song begins, “My mama told me when I was hatched/ act like a superstar/ save you allowance/ buy a bubble dress/ someday you… More »