Posts tagged "absurdly awesome"

Playlist: Fall In Love With Autumn

It’s official. Fall is here to stay, and the same old dance jams of this summer’s BBQs and lazy beach days feel not quite right.  Fall music is music you listen to wrapped in a scarf and sipping hot chocolate, walking thru freshly raked leaves. Fall music has a little more oomph, because fall i…

Megan Reynolds / September 26, 2013

7 Reasons Why Autumn Is Absurdly Awesome

We are summer girls here at The Frisky. Amelia and I love a good tan. We ALL love the beach, the long, hazy summer days that meander seamlessly into night, and the glory of throwing on a sundress and heading out into the world. These are the things about summer that we remember in the…

Megan Reynolds / September 20, 2013

12 Stock Photo Models Who Could Really Use A Drink

In today’s edition of WTF stock photos, I came across some models who are most definitely having a rough day. We think they could use a drink. Click through and join me in offering them the nice, stiff cocktail they so sorely deserve.
[Photos from Shutterstock]

our stock photo boyfriends

Ami Angelowicz / September 5, 2013

11 Absurdly Awesome Ways Your Girls Have Your Back (According To “Community”‘s Gillian Jacobs)

Lady friends are often the best — and only — friends that you need. The friendship you have with your close female friends can be the most rewarding, frustrating, hilarious and meaningful relationship you will ever have in your life, including children, pets, significant others. Chicks before dicks, always! In celebration of the importance of

Gillian Jacobs / August 9, 2013

This Is What “Straight Primpin'” Looks Like

Have you ever wondered what it looks like when you mix an Internet dog-turned-Tumblr-intern, artisanal cheese, flat-ironed hair, and your best girlfriends getting ready for a night on the town? I’m guessing it’s not even as awesome as this video right here, directed by Jon Jon Agustavo, the dude behind the Macklemore’s absurdly awesome “Thrift…

Megan Reynolds / July 30, 2013

Here’s My Dream Setlist For Beyonce’s “Mrs. Carter World” Tour

See that video up there? Click that little arrow. Watch Beyonce Giselle Knowles, master of the graceful recovery and mother of America’s baby Blue Ivy, as she slays my favorite new song, “Grown Woman.” I have spent a fair amount of time watching this performance, imagining the stages leading up to my inevitable rapture if I…

Megan Reynolds / July 25, 2013

7 Absurdly Awesome Life Lessons From “Clueless”

I’m not sure where the time went, but somehow, this week marks the 18th anniversary of the release of “Clueless.” What a world! Things grow up so fast. “Clueless” is old enough to vote, to buy cigarettes and fireworks in some states — you know, the best things about adulthood! After re-watching the movie for the…

Megan Reynolds / July 19, 2013

Frisky Q&A: “Community”‘s Gillian Jacobs Loves “Dominick The Donkey” And That, My Friends, Is Absurdly Awesome

Gillian Jacobs is a truly awesome human being. When she’s not therapizing her cohorts as Britta on “Community” or killin’ it on the local comedy scene in Los Angeles, she’s taking time to answer a few of our random questions about everything from celebrity crushes to personal theme songs and more. I’ve always thought Gillia…

Megan Reynolds / July 11, 2013

Gillian Jacobs’ Outtakes Are Absurdly Awesome

I love a good outtake, I really do. There’s something about seeing actors break down and be actual, real people that swear and mess up at work that makes me have just a teensy more faith in humanity. Celebs — they really are just like us! Take a peek at these outtakes from Gillian Jacobs&#8217…

Megan Reynolds / July 2, 2013

39 Awesome Songs For Your Best BBQ/Beach Life

I don’t know about y’all, but it’s SUMMER over here in Friskyland. It’s passed from balmy and pleasant to hot like fire and sweaty outside — my favorite time of year! Summer means barbecues, it means the beach, it means cold drinks and laughter and fireflies and watching the stars — or the lights of…

Megan Reynolds / June 27, 2013

Gillian Jacobs, Lover of Pants, Shows Us What It Means to be Absurdly Awesome

Wedding dress shopping would be that much more fun if it was like this new clip from Gillian Jacobs and Smirnoff Ice. This is absurdity taken to new heights. I’ll say this: there are pants. Also, a curiously out of place raccoon tail, and a human masquerading as a carrot. Take it from me &#8212…

Megan Reynolds / June 21, 2013

15 Absurdly Awesome DIY Projects That Are Actually Easy

DIY blogs get me every time, because they contain the promise that I can actually do it myself. Hours of clicking on link after link from one lifestyle blog to another will inevitably lead me to a soft-lit, delicate DIY necklace, beguiling in its simplicity, begging to be made. I become convinced that I have…

Megan Reynolds / June 13, 2013

Let’s Go! 7 Amazing Vacation Destinations That Actually Exist

Sultry summertime is unwinding and settling in for a few months, and with the advent of warmer weather and longer nights, my mind starts to wander to more exotic enclaves. My typical summer vacation consists of laying out on my roof spritzing myself with a spray bottle and leafing through a tattered Us Weekly, but…

Megan Reynolds / June 6, 2013

Girl, I Love Your Nails: Our All-Encompassing Guide to At-Home Manis

For the majority of my life, I was The Girl With The Grubby Nails. Nothing was more satisfying than sitting on my bed, lost in a book, gnawing in a distracted fashion on my tiny nail stubs. Save an ill-advised love affair with acrylic French tips in high school, my nails were largely ignored, left…

Megan Reynolds / May 23, 2013