Posts tagged "politicians"

This Dog Bears An Uncanny Resemblance To Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin is sort of like the small-boned Chuck Norris of world leaders — think an unassuming Renaissance man who will straight-up end you. (If you aren’t well-versed in the…

Rachel Krause | September 20, 2013 - 9:20 am

Superfluous Study Says Republican Women Are More Feminine Than Democrats

Big news in science land: A new study from UCLA’s Department of Psychology has found that Republican women have more feminine facial features than their Democratic counterparts. Researchers examined the…

Julie Gerstein | October 22, 2012 - 1:40 pm

A “Game Of Thrones” American Political Primer

We’re all pretty much obsessed with “Game of Thrones” — couldn’t you tell? — so this handy chart, highlighting what American political figure goes with which “Game of Thrones” character…

Julie Gerstein | April 29, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Election Day Is Tomorrow — Tell Us Why You’re Going To Vote!

As if you could forget with all the attack ads gumming up TV right now, tomorrow is Election Day. Presidential elections are definitely a lot more exciting, but midterms are…

Jessica Wakeman | November 1, 2010 - 1:20 pm

Female French Politician’s Sexy Slip-Up

People who live in France are laughing and shaking their heads—once again— at Rachida Dati, a former justice minister, who mistakenly said “fellation” (which means fellatio, or oral sex, in…

Leonora Epstein | September 27, 2010 - 11:50 am

Quickies!: Michael Jackson And Farrah Fawcett Teach About Love

Looking back, we can learn a lot about love from Michael Jackson and Farrah Fawcett. [Your Tango] — I like remembering Farrah as the “ultimate smiler.”
Imitation of Christ designer…

Annika Harris | July 7, 2009 - 8:00 pm

A British Diplomat Is Caught In A Speedo

When British ambassador, diplomat, and spy Sir John Sawer isn’t in the office or engaged in covert activity, he likes to romp on the beach in super tight bathing trunks.

Nikki Dowling | July 7, 2009 - 10:15 am

Senator Feingold Loves Wilco And Four Other Rockin’ Politicians

Wisconsin Senator Russ Feingold loves cheese, and he has great taste in music. In fact, the politico posts videos featuring the bands he loves in “Fein-tunes.” This month, he sang…

Simcha | May 24, 2009 - 11:00 am

“Outrage” Documentary Outs Allegedly Gay Conservatives

“Capitol Hill is packed with gay staffers,” says the narrator of “Outrage,” a documentary by filmmaker Kirby Dick that seeks to expose closeted gay conservatives who publicly oppose…

Annika Harris | April 30, 2009 - 2:30 pm

Graphic Lives Of Malaysian Politicians Can’t Be Censored Online

The majority of Malaysia’s population is Muslim, and government censors do quite a bit of cutting to keep overly sexual scenes out of movies and other forms of entertainment. These…

Catherine Strawn | August 4, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Slideshow: Political PDA!

With all the hullabaloo over Barack and Michelle Obama’s much watched fist-bump on Tuesday, we started thinking about how it compared to other political public displays of affection. Who could…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 6, 2008 - 4:00 pm

Can You Unsubscribe From An Ex’s Mailing List?

I’m being kind of stalked right now. Not in a scary way, but in an annoying way. A guy that I had a dalliance with many years ago has made…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 20, 2008 - 4:30 pm