mistakes

Taraji P. Henson’s Fantastic Joke About Coldplay Was Actually An Accident

Like so many rapt television viewers, Taraji P. Henson was overwhelmed with…something while watching Sunday’s Super Bowl 50 halftime show. Her since-deleted tweet and Instagram post about Coldplay’s half-time show performance that accidentally referred to Chris Martin & co. as Maroon 5 sadly wasn’t a carefully timed and beautifully executed joke. Like many poor judgement calls,… More »


Miss Colombia Thinks Steve Harvey Announced The Wrong Winner On Purpose

Was it a carefully calculated attempt to boost ratings? “If that was the goal, they succeeded,” she said.  More »


Steve Harvey Messes Up, Accidentally Crowns The Wrong Miss Universe

Last night while you were watching the season finale of Homeland, Steve Harvey, host of this year’s Miss Universe pageant made what was one of the biggest mistakes I’ve seen on live television and mistakenly crowned Miss Colombia as the winner. More »


11 Ways We’ve Completely Failed At Shopping, As Illustrated By GIFs

I know that winter is almost over, but I have one sad winter-related confession: I seriously messed up my coat game this season. I was in need of a new coat at the beginning of winter, but despite doing, like, 15 coat shopping guides, couldn’t find one that I liked. So I waited. Then I… More »


Whoops: University Of Texas Has A School Of “Pubic” Affairs

The University of Texas at Austin had to make a major apology to its graduates after accidentally producing commencement materials listing its School of Public Affairs as a School of “Pubic” Affairs. Because they felt really bad about it, the school issued an apology via Twitter, noting, Our deepest apologies to our 2012 graduates for the… More »


Girl Talk: How I Beat My Past Self At Its Own Crappy Dating Game

Guys, I went on a date this weekend. Thrilling, right? And on that date, I met a guy. Whaaaaaaaaaaaat?More »


I’m One Big Home Design Mistake

Nick Olsen, former Domino blogger and an assistant designer to the amazingness that is Miles Redd, came up with a list of first-timer decorating mistakes forThe Washington Post. Now, since I’ve painted and re-done my bedroom no less than four times over the past year, I considered myself to be over that beginner mistake hump. More »