Posts tagged "dr. seuss"

How Did Dr. Seuss Create Green Eggs And Ham?

Ever wondered what corner of Ted “Dr. Seuss” Geisel’s brain Green Eggs and Ham came from? As it turns out, it came from the part that takes dares. The iconic book was conceived after a dare to write a book containing 50 words or less (it comes in at 50 exactly). In this video, the…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / January 8, 2015

That’s A Lot Of Look: “Project Runway: All Stars” Mondo Guerra’s Seussical Penis Hat

Oh Mondo, you're an adorable imp. And we love your design skills and think that you were totally robbed during your season of "Project Runway" when Gretchen beat you for top honors. However! This hat looks like a giant furry crooked penis flapping about on your head. It's so Seussical!
By: Julie Gerstein / March 9, 2012

Me So Seussy: Converse Does Dr. Seuss-Themed Kicks

There are a lot of reasons to wish you were a kid again. A few off the top of our heads: Nap time, no weird looks when you order a Happy Meal, the potential to become a virtuoso fashion blogger. Also—the awesome new kicks from Converse styled after Dr. Seuss books and characters.
By: Leonora Epstein / July 16, 2010

Hollywood, Please Stop Ruining Dr. Seuss Books!

Did you know that in 1954, when Life ran a report showing that kids weren't learning to read because they found books boring, Theodore Geisel (aka Dr. Seuss) was given an assignment by his publisher to write a book using 250 words from a list of 348? Well, even if you didn’t know that obscure…
By: Justine Fields / August 1, 2009