Loretta Lynn, Patricia Wald, Oprah Winfrey, Sally Ride (posthumously) and Gloria Steinem are all rec

Loretta Lynn, Patricia Wald, Oprah Winfrey, Sally Ride (posthumously) and Gloria Steinem are all receiving Presidential Medals of Freedom this year. Steinem's probably like, "Eh, whatever, I was already named Queen of Feminism by BUST magazine and received a Golden Bra. I'll put this one in the bathroom." »8/09/13 2:20pm8/09/13 2:20pm

Take a Moment and Watch Rahm Emanuel Dance to ‘Blurred Lines'

At last week's Taste of Chicago, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel took the opportunity to put that dance major at Sarah Lawrence College to good use. Please note how the former White House Chief of Staff slowly undresses himself as the beat goes on: First the tie, then roll up the sleeves. That's how we should all get down. »7/18/13 6:15pm7/18/13 6:15pm

Yael Kohen Examines Actresses' Extreme Weight Fluctuation For Roles

Yael Kohen is the author of We Killed, a recent oral history of the double standards leveled on female comics. Kohen has an interesting piece on The Cut today about the fascination/accolades for celebrities who drastically change their bodies for a role—and how it is particularly significant in the case of A-list… »2/23/13 5:30pm2/23/13 5:30pm

Christian Siriano, For The Budget (Payless Shoes!) Anna Karenina In You

Project Runway star Christian Siriano drew inspiration from the interior of Saint Petersburg's Mariinsky Theatre for his Fall 2013 collection, which evokes the gilded and embossed silhouettes of the Russian opera house. It was accompanied by a rock opera score produced by Siriano's boyfriend, Brad Walsh. »2/10/13 5:00pm2/10/13 5:00pm

Monique Lhullier, For The Melodramatic Old-Money Socialite In You

In the wise words of American poet laureate Fergie, "Wear them gold and diamonds rings/All them things don't mean a thing." After sending out a few powdery all-white looks to open the show, renowned wedding dress designer Lhullier followed up the first few designs with dramatic gowns in saturated jewel tones, most… »2/10/13 3:30pm2/10/13 3:30pm

Nicole Miller, For The Black-On-Black Former Goth In You

Nicole Miller's fall 2013 runway presentation at this year's Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York answered the time-honored question: What's a one-time Hot Topic-clad 15-year-old to wear now that she's all grown up? Vintage-inspired boxy menswear in shades of black and plaid, obviously. Plus some granny brocade and… »2/09/13 5:30pm2/09/13 5:30pm

Let's Face It—You Are Not Following Through on Any of This 'Resolution' Shit

Well, it's that time of year again—time to say RIP to gross, rickety Old-Man-Baby New Year 2012 and mop up the afterbirth of red, slippery, mewling little new Baby New Year 2013. And with the flip-flapping of the calendar comes your weird superstitious notion that you're suddenly going to have the fortitude to do all… »12/31/12 7:00pm12/31/12 7:00pm