Posts tagged "grease"

Fox To Air Live Performance Of “Grease”

Maria who? Fox is producing a three-hour live performance of the 1978 hit film "Grease" (which is also based on a 1971 Broadway musical, but let's not act like we knew the play existed before the movie). "Grease Live" will air sometime next year, so you have plenty of time to buy your Pink Ladie…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 28, 2014

“Grease” Gets A Re-Release And A Video Game

So I know that, by virtue of being female, I am supposed to love "Grease." But to be honest, I've just never gotten that into it. Something about the message, "If you want the guy ... change yourself and wear more pleather," just never sat that well with me. So I'm wondering why "Grease" i…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / July 21, 2010

Fried Food Grease Makes Cute Soap And Candles!

Restaurants produce plenty of waste, even the super fancy ones. Luckily, restaurant by-products are being put to good use. While the more typical thing to do with grease is to use it to fuel biodiesel cars, Further Soap uses it to make chic candles and soaps. Further's products aren't made from any ol' restaurant grease…

By: Catherine Strawn / September 1, 2009

The Daily Squeeze: Idol On Broadway, Hallmark Stores, And Money For Abortions

American Idol alum Ace Young will join the Broadway cast of Grease September 9 playing the part of Kenickie. [AP]…

By: Catherine Strawn / August 26, 2008

Rock The Cradle Seriously Rocks

Um, have you guys watched Rock The Cradle on MTV? My DVR has been filled to the brim with enough crap, but I came across this clip on DListed and immediately regretted not prioritizing this awesome badness. The show centers around rock "royalty" who also want to be as famous as their parents. It's a…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 2, 2008

Pink Pooch Owner Gets Beauty Schooled

You gotta fight for your right to pink your poodle, or so a woman in Boulder, Colorado learned. Joy Douglas, who owns a local beauty salon, gave her pooch Cici a dye job to match beauty school dropout Frenchy from Grease. She now faces a $1,000 a day fine for breaking a city ordinance which…

By: Simcha / March 12, 2008