Fantasy Author Scott Lynch Owns Critic Who Whines About the Female…

Making quibbles about the historical accuracy of a fantasy pirate book about seems about as valuable a use of one's time as getting into a heated YouTube comments section argument with a user named SouthIsRizing about whether or listening to "Dixie" is racist (also, what are you doing listening to "Dixie" on… » 12/09/12 1:00pm 12/09/12 1:00pm

Arggh, Matey: Should Pirates Walk The Pop-Culture Plank?

Look, mateys. I love pirates. We all love pirates. So much so that the Pirate Mania that's been kicking around this country for the past 5 or so years is starting to get pretty damn tired. Yes, we all love Captain Jack Sparrow, but as Halloween rolls around once more, the abundance of Faux Jacks running around our… » 10/25/08 3:30pm 10/25/08 3:30pm

Tim Gunn Makes Conflict-Of-Interest Case Work

  • Tim Gunn is taking some conflict-of-interest heat regarding a recent column he wrote OK! magazine. (Tim writes for OK!? How declasse!) When advising a reader about what jeans are best to fit most bodies, he steered the reader towards Liz Claiborne and Lucky Brand. Funny thing is, Gunn just happens to be the Chief…
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