Posts tagged "independence day"

Randy Quaid Pretends To Fuck Rupert Murdoch In Bizarre YouTube Rant

Actor Randy Quaid has been going off the deep end for some time now. I believe the last we heard from him, he and his wife Evi were suing John Kerry to get their passports back and claiming that an evil conspiratorial group they call the "Hollywood Star Whackers" were out to murder them just…

By: Robyn Pennacchia / February 3, 2015

5 Reasons To Go Commando This Fourth Of July

Nothing says Independence Day quite like exercising your freedom to go commando! Thanks to certain female celebrities who can't keep their cha-cha's away from paparazzi camera lenses, lots of women have developed a fear of going panty-free, since they'd like to keep their privates, well…private. But I'm here to tell you why you should consider…

By: Katie Oldenburg / July 4, 2014

Frisky Eats: 10 Healthy Red, White And Blue Treats For Your Fourth Of July Party

For some stupid reason, I decided to start a nutrition cleanse this week, right before my friends hold their annual Fourth of July barbecue. To prevent me from regretting my decision to "get healthy," I've decided to put together a list of red, white and blue, health-conscious and yummy foods in hopes that they'll lure…

By: Katie Oldenburg / July 1, 2014

7 Majorly Anxiety-Producing Movies

According to prominent horror critics, the things that scare us as a culture usually have a lot to do with whatever we repress and suppress. Horror is about the thin boundary between the outside and the inside being broken -- both literally, as in the piercing of skin, and metaphorically, as in the destruction of…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 1, 2012

Independence Day Inspiration Board: Rosie The Riveter

Rosie the Riveter wasn't a real person, but she did symbolize a generation of patriotic American women and early feminism. When the U.S. needed workers for factories during WWII, women answered the call, working in shipyards, steel mills, warehouses, etc. Rosie the Riveter was the nickname given to women working in war-time industries at thi…

By: Annika Harris / July 3, 2010

10 Tips To Keep You Healthy And Happy This July 4th Weekend

Independence Day is upon us, and the entire country will be celebrating the land of the free with picnics, music festivals, and parties galore. Whether you're planning a beach day or roaming your city's streets, you just gotta take care of yourself! To make sure you're still going strong when the fireworks go off, check…

By: Lauren Gold / July 2, 2010

Independence Day Inspiration Board: Betsy Ross

Even though there's some debate over whether Betsy Ross created the first American flag, she's the person you think of first when it comes to the stars and stripes. She's a model of patriotism and her legend is hard to forget during this time of celebrating Independence Day. And now you can look like thi…

By: Annika Harris / June 29, 2010

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 tank top from Walmart. Dressing in red, white, and blue is easy and expected; wearing our national bird shows true patriotism. [$8, Walmart]…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 18, 2010

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. Lighting things on fire and cooking with fire are some of the only things men can generally actually do better than us gals. So you can imagine…

By: Nikki Dowling / July 4, 2009

10 Outdoor Entertaining Tools You Need For The 4th Of July And Beyond!

The 4th of July is rapidly approaching and I've been busy figuring out how I'm going to go to all the barbecue parties and picnics I said I'd go to! (I mean, how could I say no to juicy burgers, grilled veggies and cold drinks with all my friends and family?) Anyway, I know I…

By: Stylehive / July 4, 2009

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 if we're unlucky, we'll drown our sorrows in lotsa beer. If you haven't yet figured out what you're doing tomorrow, Mapquest might be able to…

By: Wendy Atterberry / July 3, 2009

What The Founding Fathers Think Of The Frisky

We at The Frisky love of all of your comments. Truly, there is nothing like checking your crackberry in the morning and getting an email declaring five people have commented on your post. Not that your comments aren't enough for us, but we thought that, in honor of Independence Day, we ought to check i…

By: Ali Jawin / July 1, 2009

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! 10. HOOKING UP "Kissing total strangers when you're out at bars or on dance floors. No names, no numbers exchanged, just random frenching." -- Sonia "Ahh, guiltless, shameless flirting with strangers." -- Jocely…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 3, 2008