Posts tagged "goths"

Scientists Explain Why Goths Stay Goths For Life

By middle age, most punk rockers have retired their safety pins and ravers have tossed their giant pants. But a lot of goths stay clad in black, reading sad poetry,…

Ami Angelowicz | November 16, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Leave The Goths Alone!

Manchester, home of the original goth Morrissey, is the first city to recognize alternative subcultures as motivation for hate crimes. Just last week the police force announced that it will…

Ami Angelowicz | April 12, 2013 - 1:40 pm

TV Talk Show Flashback: All The Punks, Goths & Club Kids Your Parents Were Afraid You Might Become

Talk shows in the ’80s and early ’90s were obsessed with sussing out the latest subculture and parading it on display for the entire world to gawk at. Whether goth,…

Julie Gerstein | February 20, 2013 - 10:00 am

Sadly, Goth Day At Disneyland Comes But Once A Year

Scenic picture time! This is a shot from a recent, very special Goth Day at Disneyland. Now in its 12th year, “Bats Day in the Fun Park” is an annual…

Julie Gerstein | May 31, 2012 - 8:00 am

Anatomy Of An Amazing News Story: Jamie Oliver + Joy Division = Gothpocalypse

What do you get when you combine celebrity chef Jamie Oliver and a backhoe? This sounds like the beginning of a raunchy riddle, but it’s totally real, and the answer…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Julie Gerstein | February 15, 2012 - 3:40 pm

Nerd Girl Porn: 13 Hot Film Goths

I’m looking forward to to seeing Sean Penn’s upcoming film, “This Must Be The Place,” where he plays a rich, depressed ’80s musician married to a fire fighter. His character,…

Ami Angelowicz | February 1, 2012 - 9:00 am

Better Than Bird Watching: Goths Up Trees

Here’s another one to add to your list of ridiculously amusing Tumblr blogs: Goths Up Trees, which documents the fascinating phenomenon of, well, goth people sitting in trees. It’s only…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 3, 2012 - 10:40 am

Cate Blanchett Was Goth?

I was pleasantly surprised to discover that blonde, blue-eyed beauty Cate Blanchett went through a goth phase. Really? I mean, I went through one, too, but I never would have…

Ami Angelowicz | December 20, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Dealbreaker: Bad Music Taste

There are so many things involved in attraction. From clothing to chemistry, a never-ending list of items can be turn-offs. But sometimes differences are a turn-on, from magnets to men,

Jacqueline Frankel | April 14, 2008 - 3:00 pm