Selfies, Politics and Poop: It's the Annual Peeps Diorama Contest

Easter is just around the corner, so you know what that means: peeps! If there's anything that truly honors the Christian themes of resurrection and sacrifice, it's brightly colored sugar gobs molded into misshapen adorable little animals. Of course this season also marks the return of the annual Peeps Show, Washington … » 4/17/14 10:40am Thursday 10:40am

Peeps Love Peeps: That Gross Easter Candy Is Having Its Best Year Yet

Peeps, those chick and rabbit shaped blobs of sugar, corn syrup and gelatin that are stale from the moment you open the box, are having a hell of a year. Not only is the candy celebrating its 60th birthday, but 2012 happened to be the best financial year for Just Born, Inc, the company that creates Peeps — as well as… » 3/08/13 1:00pm 3/08/13 1:00pm

Here Are the 10 Best Photos from the White House Easter Egg Roll

This morning, the annual White House Easter Egg Roll took place in Washington, DC. The sun was shining, the eggs were egg-y and everybody seemed to be having a great time. Just because you couldn't be there (or maybe you were — HEY, MO!) doesn't mean you shouldn't have a chance to experience the fun. Here are the day's … » 4/09/12 4:45pm 4/09/12 4:45pm

Easter Eggs So Cool Even a Design Nerd Could Love Them

If you have an obsession with simple beauty of Pantone chips—which, why wouldn't you—then these are the Easter eggs for you. They were created by designer Jessica Jones of How About Orange, and they look so good that it almost seems a shame to crack ‘em open and eat them. True, they might be a little high-minded for… » 4/08/12 9:00pm 4/08/12 9:00pm

Egg-Hoarding Parents Ruin Easter for their Kids

Yet another town's annual Easter egg search party has been called off because parents — the group that Nickelodeon always warned us would ruin kids' fun — in Macon, Georgia are apparently rapacious egg thieves who physically harm anyone who gets between their ugly little children and the smelly Easter eggs whose job it … » 4/07/12 2:00pm 4/07/12 2:00pm

Michelle Obama and Bo the 'Easter Bunny' Visit Wounded Vets and Their…

BETHESDA, MD - APRIL 04: To kick off the Month of the Military Child, first lady Michelle Obama and her dog Bo participate in a pre-Easter celebration with military families and children at the Fisher House on Walter Reed National Military Medical Center April 4, 2012 in Bethesda, Maryland. The Fisher Houses are… » 4/05/12 10:05pm 4/05/12 10:05pm

Easter Egg Hunt Cancelled Because Parents Can't Be Trusted to Act Like…

A popular Eastertide event in Colorado has been cancelled this year after the event's organizers say it's gotten dangerous for participants. The rough-and-tumble, no-holds-barred, collarbone-snapping competition was a neighborhood egg hunt, and the parties to blame for turning it from a sweet holiday tradition… » 3/26/12 3:30pm 3/26/12 3:30pm