As if the X factor wasn’t already a stale microwave-meal of a television programme, with its touting of the vulnerable and exposing the worst in the television-watching public, it’s managed to spawn an even worse sub-breed of gross.
Eloping used to be a quiet affair that people usually slipped off and did in secret. Well, leave it up to us to ruin the one escape hatch we had from the Wedding Industrial Complex by inventing a whole new, more annoying way to elope. Enter the unfortunate trend of "elaborate elopements," which are basically like…
Kjerstin Gruys is going without mirrors for a year. She hopes the experiment will make her less obsessed with looks — but it won't stop her from wearing makeup.
A Pennsylvania dad was ordered by a judge to take down the blog on which he railed against his "Psycho Ex Wife." Now he's claiming the order violates his First Amendment rights.
The always-excellent CBS Sunday Morning premiered this clip this morning, presenting a solid link between the newspapers of the late 1600's and the blogs of today. Commenters were even having their say 300 years ago!
This past weekend, our own Jessica Grose explored (again!) the world of consumer brand dedication with Living Oprah blogger Robyn Okrant. Though Okrant seems aware of the absurdity of her experiment, she does eventually fall prey to the seductive world of O's special type of branding. Okrant's husband observes that…
Over at their trendy new "blog", Us Magazine are running a count of the time elapsed since Britney was last photographed with aspiring rapper and sperm donor Kevin Federline (75 days, 12 hours, 58 minutes and 45 seconds at the time of writing).