Posts tagged "4th of july"

Awesome, Slightly Terrifying Dessert Of The Day: Pop Rocks Firecracker Cupcakes

I’m not sure we should be encouraging anyone to put firecrackers in their mouth (I’m sure there was a 2001 episode of “Jackass” that already did that), but if you…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 4, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Frisky Eats: 10 Fantastic Recipes For Your 4th Of July BBQ

Are you going to a BBQ this weekend? Yep, so are we, which is why we rounded up 10 mouthwatering recipes just for the occasion. Whether you’re the grillmaster (we…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 3, 2013 - 3:00 pm

San Diego Big Bay Boom Sets Off All Its Fireworks At Once

Somebody is getting pink slipped today! Somehow, all of the fireworks for San Diego’s Big Bay Boom 4th of July display were set off at once, resulting in 30 seconds…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 5, 2012 - 9:40 am

Courtney Stodden Is Proud To Be A Skankily Dressed American!

Happy 4th of July! It wouldn’t be a national holiday without a themed Courtney Stodden photo shoot! Here, everyone’s favorite teen bride, frosted lip gloss addict, and kitten impersonator shows…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 4, 2012 - 9:00 am

Kelly Clarkson’s “Einstein,” Plus Other Fuzzy Math In Pop Music

All morning I’ve been listening to Kelly Clarkson’s quite enjoyable new album, Stronger, and found myself laughing aloud at the lyrics to the song “Einstein. Ahem: 
Simple math
Our love divided…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 24, 2011 - 11:00 am

Beyoncé’s Ode To “The Best Thing I Never Had”

Beyoncé has released the video for “Best Thing I Never Had,” and normally, I am all about new Beyoncé videos. But I’m not so sure about this one. It…

Kate Torgovnick/ | July 8, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Beyoncé Thinks She Was A Mermaid In A Past Life

I remember being thoroughly fascinated by MTV’s documentary special on Britney Spears, “Britney: For The Record.” And now the network had apparently done the same for Beyoncé. Here is…

Kate Torgovnick/ | July 1, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Playlist: American Anthems, New And Old-School For The 4th Of July

USA! USA! USA! OK, so we might not have the best soccer team in the world, but we rock at pretty much everything else, including music. Here, we picked out…

Leonora Epstein | July 2, 2010 - 5:00 pm

What Are Your 4th Of July Plans?

Ah, summer: fireflies, long, sun-dripped days, trips to the beach, flip-flops, and one of our favorites: the 4th of July holiday weekend, which, of course, is just a couple days…

Wendy Atterberry | July 1, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Norma Kamali’s Frightening Eagle Tank Perfect For Independence Day

The Fourth of July is just over a month away (47 days, to be exact), which means you still have plenty of time to order this scary Norma Kamali eagle…

Catherine Strawn | May 18, 2010 - 3:20 pm

How To Hook Up On The 4th Of July

What better way to celebrate liberty than by letting someone ring your bell? So, this 4th of July, you should assert your independence. Your bikini line is already in tip-top…

Simcha | July 4, 2009 - 5:00 pm

4th Of July Red And Blue Champagne Cocktail

Beer may be a great American product, but maybe this 4th of July, you want something a little classier to accompany your cookout. Try this champagne cocktail, which gets it’s…

Leonora Epstein | July 4, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Videos: The 4th Of July Gone Wrong

The 4th of July is one of the times men really make themselves useful. I mean, think about it, this holiday has two main components: fireworks and grilling.

Nikki Dowling | July 4, 2009 - 3:00 pm

What Is France Doing On The 4th Of July?

The French seem to do everything better. They’ve got awesome healthcare, don’t get fat, and have closets full of Chanel. Apparently, they also know how party on the 4th of…

Leonora Epstein | July 4, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Mapquest Your 4th Of July: Find The Best Events

I’m planning to spend the 4th of July at some friends’ rooftop BBQ in Brooklyn, where, if we’re lucky, we’ll get a view of some fireworks over the Hudson, and…

Wendy Atterberry | July 3, 2009 - 3:30 pm

The Top Ten Best Things About Being Single & Independent

In honor of Independence Day, we asked around for the best things about being single and independent. Here’s the top ten!

“Kissing total…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 3, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Crave: French Connection Top

Dressing for the Fourth of July doesn’t necessarily have to mean going all out with stars and stripes. Take this French Connection top, for example. There’s pink (which is in…

Catherine Strawn | July 1, 2008 - 6:00 pm