Posts tagged "snow"

Boston Still Has Snow Piles And They Are Vile

Somehow, Boston, Massachusetts still has remnants of snow from their horrific winter even though tomorrow will be June. Given the record breaking snow fall that they had this past winter,…

Katrin Higher | May 31, 2015 - 1:00 pm

The Daily Squee: Sophie The Cat Tries To Catch Snow

I will never tire of watching cats explore snow for the first time. I mean, look at the wonder in their eyes! Look at their utter fascination/potential love for a substance I’ve come…

Claire Hannum | February 26, 2015 - 9:30 am

Being Terrain-Fucked & Other Unromantic Things You Want To Avoid On Your Ski Trip

You’re off on a romantic ski weekend. You’ve never skied, or you’re not very good, but your chivalrous man-toy has promised to teach you. You’ve zipped your butt…

Janet Manley | January 29, 2015 - 10:10 am

How To Survive A Blizzard If You Have Only Seen Snow Maybe Once In Your Life

If you live on the East Coast, you are more then aware that a blizzard of historical proportions is preparing to barrel down, rendering everyone temporarily incapacitated and…

Megan Reynolds | January 26, 2015 - 1:40 pm

This Cat’s First Time In Snow Will Make Your Day

When Jonesy the cat stepped into snow for the first time, he wasn’t sure what to think of it, but he couldn’t help but investigate. Luckily for us, his human…

Claire Hannum | December 1, 2014 - 3:00 pm

This Cat Perfectly Sums Up Our Feelings About Winter

It’s this cat’s first time experiencing snow, and I can’t tell whether she’s horrified or disturbingly enthused, but doesn’t her ability to find something to be expressive about during the…

Claire Hannum | November 6, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Flask Mittens Are The Only Way You’re Going To Survive This Winter

It’s no secret that I hate winter with a very special kind of passion, which is unfortunate considering the fact that on the East Coast it tries to linger on all…

Claire Hannum | September 19, 2014 - 9:30 am

8 Life Lessons I Learned From Skiing For The First Time In A Decade

Last weekend, I went skiing for the first time in over 10 years. To say I was nervous and excited would be an understatement; in the days leading up to…

Claire Hannum | February 15, 2014 - 1:00 pm

We Feel You: Woman Skis 1 Mile To The Nearest Grocery Store To Buy Wine

When the east coast gets weeks of snow, followed by freezing rain, followed by icy temperatures, you will find yourself deterred from running the most basic errands. You’ll consider putting…

Ami Angelowicz | February 14, 2014 - 2:20 pm

North Carolina Teachers Rap “Ice Ice Baby” To Announce Snow Day

Why didn’t we ever have any teachers this willing to act like total dorks on the Internet? [YouTube]
Meanwhile, a little farther north, a college student learns the…

Jessica Wakeman | February 13, 2014 - 7:45 pm

Take A Pic And Show Us Your Snow Day!

Holy crap, you guys. It looks like Jack Frost’s wet dream outside.

Here in New York, the snowstorm is so bad that I’m pretty sure even the Dunkin’…

Katie Oldenburg | February 13, 2014 - 1:40 pm

Cat Discovers Snow For The First Time

Unless you live under a rock, you have probably heard that the Midwest and Northeast were blanketed under a snowstorm last night. Everyone is pissy because they had to dig…

Jessica Wakeman | January 3, 2014 - 2:30 pm

Yes, This “Unassembled Snowman” Is Going For $10 Million On Ebay

Itching to relive the winter wonderland of the past few months? Well, if you’ve got $10 million dollars and a really big cooler, a guy in Rotherham, UK, will happily…

Julie Gerstein | March 26, 2013 - 3:40 pm

The Toe Plow Might Be The Best Invention Ever

It’s officially spring, but many parts of the country are still blanketed with snow. Want to cut through the slush in style? Try a toe plow, which is exactly what…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 24, 2013 - 9:00 am

5 Stars Who Got Stranded In The Snowpocalypse

The worst part about the snowpocalypse was that no one was prepared for it. If I had known that Ed Westwick was going to be stranded at the airport in…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 29, 2010 - 7:30 pm

50 Cent For Hire

Fiddy is always looking for new ways to make himself useful. His latest scheme? Shoveling snow. According to Twitter, he’s charging $100 to make your driveway mint. Any takers? [Buzzfeed]…

Ami Angelowicz | December 28, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Girl Talk: How I Almost Died In This Weekend’s Blizzard

Yesterday I almost died. Not in a “life flashing before me” kind of way – but in a cold, painful, this-blizzard-totally-sucks kind of way. I got stuck in the Snowpocalypse.

Julie Gerstein | December 27, 2010 - 3:00 pm

This Is What 32 Inches Of Snow Looks Like

Did you hear? The Northeastern United States got hit by a blizzard yesterday and last night! If you live in the area, your local news is likely preempting all the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 27, 2010 - 2:15 pm

Happy Snowpocalyptic Hump Day!

You may have heard, but the Northeast is having what some are calling a “snowpocalypse” (though I prefer “Blizzardpalooza” because it sounds more positive!) — schools are closed, employers have…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 10, 2010 - 7:10 pm