Sarah Left Women's Magazines To Try And Learn "Why They Hate Us." She…

Meet Sarah. She used to live in New York and cover fashion for women's magazines. Then she moved to Yemen. What's Yemen? Just a little country where prisoners go to when they get released from Guantanamo, where Al Qaeda is like the Beatles, where eight-year-olds have to go to court to get their own divorces and where… » 4/16/08 3:00pm 4/16/08 3:00pm

A Statistical Guide To Why You're Not Getting Laid

Where should the quarter million excess single women of New York move when they finally figure out how to get a job elsewhere? Richard Florida, the overrated sociologist or pop economist or whatever who wrote the Rise of the Creative Class — an academic treatise on gays and how they make cities more fun to live in,… » 4/02/08 12:00pm 4/02/08 12:00pm

SkyMall: Shopping The Friendly Skies For Pointless Products

Traveling this week? Yeah, so are millions of people. Well, while you're stuck on the tarmac for five hours with the toilets backing up and a 7-month-old raising hell nearby, reach into that seat-back pocket and pull out SkyMall. Everyone's favorite aeronautic shopping sensation is actually a catalog made of catalogs.… » 12/17/07 3:00pm 12/17/07 3:00pm

China Celebrates 58 Years Of Socialism With Great Wall Fashion Show,…


Just hours ago, Fendi concluded Red China's first major fashion show on the storied Great Wall. Millions of Chinese toiled and died in a centuries-long endeavor beginning 10,000 years ago so actress Kate Bosworth and socialite Tinsley Mortimer could watch models make their long march down this thing, and that's just… » 10/19/07 4:00pm 10/19/07 4:00pm

How To Outsource Your Pregnancy To India, Brought To You By 'Marie…

Because our skills are so very very unique and, as globalization fanboy Tom Friedman would say, "untouchable," we didn't really worry about career competition from the, you know, caste of characters formerly known as the "untouchables." But then! Perez Hilton exposed the fact that even celebrity bloggers are coming… » 7/30/07 2:30pm 7/30/07 2:30pm