Posts tagged "water"

Surprise! Rich Californians Don’t Care About The Drought, Will Use As Much H2O As They Want

Oh look, another example of rich assholes doing what they do best: being rich assholes.
Certainly #notallrichpeople, but for some Californians, the water limitations imposed due to the severe drought…

Katrin Higher | June 14, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Frisky Eats: 12 Infused Water Recipes To Keep You Hydrated All Summer Long

We all know we should drink more water, but it’s just so…boring. We can do better than this! Click through for 11 takes on infused water that make staying hydrated…

Claire Hannum | June 13, 2015 - 10:00 am

Walmart Is Making Serious Bank On Water From Drought Stricken Sacramento

Right now, as you may know, the state of California is suffering one of the worst droughts on record. The city of Sacramento currently has a “Level 2 Water Shortage”…

Robyn Pennacchia | May 11, 2015 - 3:30 pm

NASA Scientist Claims California Has About One Year Of Water Left

Today in apocalyptic sounding headlines, NASA scientist Jay Famiglietti was published in the Los Angeles Times’ op-ed section saying that California has about one year left of water. This has…

Katrin Higher | March 14, 2015 - 1:00 pm

LA Restaurant To Offer $50 Water Tasting Classes

Every once in a while, usually in the dead of winter, I consider moving to LA. [Ditto. — Amelia] Half of my friends are there now, and also I sometimes…

Robyn Pennacchia | January 24, 2015 - 10:00 am

Would You Drink Synthetic Milk?

Vegan scientists in San Francisco (of course) have built a startup (of course) to make synthetic dairy milk. I’m intrigued!

The synthetic milk would be created by inserting…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 28, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Is Your Water As Emotionally Sensitive As Gwyneth Paltrow’s Water?

Uh oh, Shailene Woodley and Alicia Silverstone, we’ve got another contender for the celeb with the weirdest hippie-dippie ideas! Shailene Woodley’s vagina may be thriving on all that Vitamin-D and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 4, 2014 - 2:34 pm

Unbelievably Cool: Listen To This Song Made Entirely By Water

Hey there, sonic nerds: this mini-symphony is made entirely from the sounds of water in Kumamoto, Japan. The area is known for it’s high quality water, so Sony took it…

Claire Hannum | November 2, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Ask A Self-Proclaimed Water Sommelier: 6 Pairings For Everyday Situations

According to a new piece in the The Los Angeles Times, sommeliers who create specially curated, super expensive water menus are becoming more and more common at high-end restaurants. Water…

Ami Angelowicz | October 16, 2013 - 1:00 pm

How To Drink A LOT More Water

I am writing this post for the most part as a response to Amelia, whose number two New Year’s resolution was to drink more water. But also, because I am…

Ami Angelowicz | January 7, 2013 - 10:00 am

You’re Wasting Water By Shaving Your Legs, Ladies

Who is to blame for Mother Earth’s metastasizing environmental crisis? Women, of course. Are we tossing out too many sanitary napkins? Drinking too many lattes in cardboard cups? Well, yes,…

Jessica Wakeman | August 31, 2011 - 10:20 am

Maria Sharapova Unleashes Her Inner Water Baby

In order to keep the momentum going from their roller baby video, Evian selected six individuals, including Maria Sharapova, to pose in T-shirts with baby bodies emblazoned on the front.

Bianca Posterli | June 25, 2010 - 6:40 pm

Chug Your H2O Haring Style

By now, drinking water out of reusable bottles has become not only the right thing to do, but the cool thing as well. With all the different options from Nalgenes…

Bianca Posterli | January 29, 2010 - 9:45 pm

Drink Gold Water, Become Younger, Poorer

You’ve heard of Goldschläger — the alcohol with little bits of gold flecks floating around inside — but now there’s a new liquid infused with the pricey precious metal. And…

Bianca Posterli | December 23, 2009 - 5:50 pm

Water Detox: Too Much Of A Good Thing Can Be Bad

The Amazing Hydration Diet sounds like an elixir an old timey quack doctor would sell out the back of his wagon at a carnival. However silly sounding, it’s really a…

Simcha | July 24, 2008 - 6:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Sex Contracts, Drinking Water, And A Bitter Divorce

A member of parliament in Australia is proposing that men should carry around sex contracts in their pocket, “next to their condoms.” Women would sign the contract saying they agree…

Catherine Strawn | April 3, 2008 - 12:00 pm