The Real Meaning Behind the Shitty Christmas Gifts You Didn't Ask For

I used to think that getting a crappy Christmas gift was a reflection on the bad judgment and lack of creativity of the giver of said gift. And, in some cases, it is—the plastic bag of anti-aging Avon cosmetics for a woman with a "medium to dark" complexion that my mean aunt gave me when I was a freckle-faced… » 12/26/14 3:30pm 13 minutes ago

Feds Seized $450K of Designer Fakes at JFK This Month

In an effort called "Operation Bad Gifts," US Customs & Border Protection uncovered a planeload of designer fakes at John F. Kennedy Airport's Cargo Center between this month, reports WWD, continuing a December-long crackdown that has now reportedly yielded an estimated nearly $3 million of counterfeit goods. » 12/26/14 3:10pm 33 minutes ago

Things I Have Mistaken for the Babadook Since Watching The Babadook

Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, two grown children made themselves their sixth cheese tray and pulled out the couch. "Let's watch a mov-ay," said the female one, who was sort of drunk. Her boyfriend stopped on The Babadook. "This might be too much." Well, it was and it wasn't. We watched it… » 12/26/14 2:10pm Today 2:10pm

These Celebs Went Christmas Ham on Instagram This Year

Another holiday, another reminder via Instagram that celebrities are kinda sorta not really just like us, but in some ways they are. Unlike Thanksgiving's embarrassment of riches, however, Christmas brought out some impulses of humility, with a lot of celebs showing off their families, their festivities, and their… » 12/26/14 12:00pm Today 12:00pm

The Trailer for With This Ring Is Every Single Woman's Nightmare

With This Ring is a Lifetime rom-com that explores the clichés of marriage pressure and surprisingly looks like it could be an enjoyable watch. In the trailer, Regina Hall, Jill Scott and Eve play single friends who make a pact to get hitched within a year after attending a wedding on New Year's Eve. » 12/26/14 11:47am Today 11:47am

Neil Patrick Harris Gives the Gift of Himself in Oscars Promo

If you're in need of a belated gift for an annoying family member you forgot about, then Neil Patrick Harris has a lazy solution. Just tell them to watch him host the Oscars. It's a totally logical gift idea. His presence is a present, you see. Watch him tell us to watch him, in this promo for the awards, which airs… » 12/26/14 9:30am Today 9:30am

Christmas Day Social: The Night Belongs to Merna and Henrietta

Last year, when I was just dreaming of writing at Jezebel and not actually doing it, I had a vision of making this version of "Go Tell It On the Mountain" a Saturday Night Social somewhere around the holidays. This year I'm here on Christmas and excited to give the night to Merna and Henrietta, the two most… » 12/25/14 6:30pm Yesterday 6:30pm

This Year, Resolve to Actually Keep Your Resolution with a 3-Step Plan

According to Statistic Brain, a paltry 8% of people successfully keep their New Year's resolutions each year. If you're among the unfortunate majority whose plans for getting your act together fizzled last year, these three simple steps can make 2015 the year you win at life. » 12/26/14 12:00pm Today 12:00pm

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