The Smithsonian Zoo's New Baby Panda...Is a Girl!!!

Break out the pink cigars (NOT A EUPHEMISM, KEVIN) and the unattainable beauty standards—the Smithsonian Zoo just announced that their newborn baby panda is a girl! Born August 23, the cub is reportedly squeaky and healthy, and paternity tests determined that her father is the Smithsonian's own Tian Tian. (Her mother,… » 9/05/13 6:45pm 9/05/13 6:45pm

Does Your Relationship Pass the 1920s Marriage Test?

We tend to think that romance and relationships have gotten more complicated as we tumble further into the world of Grindr apps and online dating. Gone are the days when you'd be asked to go steady by a nervous boy on your parents' porch well before curfew, the days when marriages lasted for 50 years, the days when… » 5/23/12 6:45pm 5/23/12 6:45pm

The Scientifically Proven Saddest Movie Scene Ever

Have you enjoyed your daily cry yet today? If you're not in the mood for an emotional roller coaster right now, it's probably best to avoid this heart-wrenching scene from 1979's The Champ at all costs. The movie is a remake of a 1931 Oscar-winning film of the same name, telling the story of a washed-up boxer (Jon… » 7/27/11 3:10pm 7/27/11 3:10pm

Smithsonian Removes Jesus Video From Gender-Identity Exhibit After…

Oh hello, culture wars! A Smithsonian exhibit on gender and sexual identity—in particular an ant-covered Jesus video—has drawn the wrath of the Catholic League, which isn't unusual. Except now the League has Speaker Boehner's support, so they're winning. » 12/01/10 10:04am 12/01/10 10:04am

Pussycat Dolls Clothing Line Is... Less Than Classy

  • The Pussycat Dolls are launching a clothing line for La Senza. It's underwear...or is it? [The Sun]
  • Fashion "designer" Lauren Conrad knows her demo: sorority sisters! [NY Magazine]
  • Gwen Stefani and those four hapless Harajuku girls will be in the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade. Presumably their float will trail hers. [
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