Some Classic, Corseted Regatta Fashions from Days Gone By

This past weekend, Oxfordshire hosted something called the Henley Royal Regatta—“one of the quintessential British events of the summer season,” according to WWD. Apparently it’s quite an occasion and has happened annually since 1839. Consequently, old photos are an absolute treasure trove of bygone ladies’ fashions. » 7/06/15 9:45pm 7/06/15 9:45pm

Men Too Busy Saving Their Own Asses to Let Women and Children Go First

When a gunman opened fire on an Aurora, Colorado movie theater earlier this month, three men died protecting their girlfriends, while another ran from the theater, got in his truck, and drove away, saying later that he "went to get help." The media (us included) heaped praise on the the dead men, extolling them as… » 7/31/12 11:30am 7/31/12 11:30am

So We Beat On, Concrete Boats Against the Current

In this photograph taken by AP Images for ASCE, Michael Zukoff, front, Nina Bonanno, Cassandra Kussow and John Laureto of Michigan Technological University steer their canoe during the petite coed sprint final race at the 25th Annual ASCE National Concrete Canoe Competition on Saturday, June 16, 2012 in Sparks, Nev.… » 6/17/12 5:00pm 6/17/12 5:00pm

How to Find Out if Your Spouse Is Cheating? Just Check His Private Jet…

Do you feel like something's just a little off in your relationship? Like maybe the husband's a little distant these days? Maybe, at some hazy, half-remembered moment, your "we" stopped being an "us" and now it's just "you" and "him" and, you suspect, a mysterious "her"? Well quit wondering, dummies, and just check… » 5/05/12 6:15pm 5/05/12 6:15pm