MIA On Diplo Trying To Control Her Early Career: 'He Was Just Jealous'

This week marks the ten-year anniversary of MIA's Arular, an album which quite literally changed pop music and presaged the way the internet would create an avenue for marginalized genres across the globe to thrive outside their communities. Of course, part of this is due to MIA's collaboration with Diplo, who only… » 3/20/15 1:50pm 3/20/15 1:50pm

Most Popular Tea Steeper: ingenuiTEA

With 39% of your votes, the ingenuiTEA gets your best tea maker seal of approval. You praised it for its ease of use, versatility, and easy cleanup. The ingenuiTEA is also available with a 32 oz. capacity. » 2/16/15 3:16pm 2/16/15 3:16pm

Five Best Tea Steepers

We set your nominations to the proper brewing time, and came up with five finely strained top contenders. Read the tea leaves and cast your vote. » 2/12/15 3:15pm 2/12/15 3:15pm

What's the Best Tea Steeper?

Tea is great for you, but what's the best way to make it? That's what we're going to be voting on this week, and we expect to be steeped in great nominations. » 2/09/15 3:15pm 2/09/15 3:15pm

The Best Travel Mug

Taking the bulk of the thousands of votes you cast, the Contigo Autoseal West Loop Stainless Steel Travel Mug with Easy Clean Lid has sealed up the title of Best Travel Mug, and kept it warm all day. » 11/11/14 4:45pm 11/11/14 4:45pm

Five Best Travel Mugs

Our call for Best Travel Mug contenders was one of the biggest and most contested we've ever had. You've poured and sealed an awesome list of five nominees, and now it's time to vote. » 11/06/14 4:15pm 11/06/14 4:15pm

What's the Best Travel Mug?

There's an amazing amount of coffee coverage across our network, and today we want to figure out which brew-carrying vessel is best. Head for the comments and sound off. » 11/04/14 5:02pm 11/04/14 5:02pm

Are YOU Ready for Oprah's New Starbucks Line of Chai Tea?

Looks like Oprah's getting into the overpriced beverage business! The TV/magazine/everything ever tycoon has partnered up with Starbucks for their new Teavana Oprah Chai Tea collection, on sale at the end of April. » 3/23/14 1:00pm 3/23/14 1:00pm

Can We Talk About How Kat Dennings Is Doing Lipton Tea Commercials?


Kat Dennings "was in a rut." She needed something "to brighten her day."


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And yoga. And gardening. But Lipton was the only thing that made her feel better. THE END FIN SCENE ETC.

Now You Can Have Your Next Tea Party at Starbucks

No doubt you've found yourself walking into a Starbucks and thinking, "Man, this place could really use some more tea. And they should get rid of all this dumb coffee stuff, too." But the mind-readers at Starbucks have heard the complaints of your internal monologue and are taking action: The company announced that… » 6/21/12 9:30am 6/21/12 9:30am

Epic Tea Time with Alan Rickman

If you suspected that actor/perfect voice haver Alan Rickman could bring intensity, depth and gravitas to even the most mundane of tasks then you would be right. Now, answer the question: One lump or two? » 5/16/12 9:15pm 5/16/12 9:15pm

The World According to Stock Photos of Women

Stock photography is one of my favorite things about the internet. It's so corny and mysterious and strangely telling—like this weird mirror universe where everyone wears the same camisole and eats yogurt all day with confused white babies. It's like a window into Heaven for the most boring person in the world. » 5/10/12 7:00pm 5/10/12 7:00pm

For A Better Cup Of Tea, Just Add Panda Poop

Feel free to keep sipping your tea, Earl Grey, hot, but be advised that those in the know will soon be switching to a fine blend made using panda crap. Apparently a "wildlife expert in China is attempting to launch the world's most expensive tea, using panda poo to fertilize the brew." You see, pandas only digest 30%… » 11/15/11 12:54am 11/15/11 12:54am

A Proper English Cricket Who Has Run Out Of Tea

Here's Josh Siegel's first drawing of the day: at the request of un seul être soûl, this dapper and disappointed fellow is "a proper English cricket who has just run out of tea." Want Josh to draw you an animal? Make your request here. » 9/05/11 1:30pm 9/05/11 1:30pm

The Coffee Lover’s Guide to Tea

Coffee is great, but even die-hard coffee lovers might want to give tea a chance. The other beloved warm beverage imparts to its drinkers some formidable health benefits, an extra boost of alertness without the same caffeine slump of coffee, and a considerable variety of choices. Here's how to get started enjoying the… » 6/16/11 1:20pm 6/16/11 1:20pm

How And Why To Make Tea

To write a tea instructional is to wade into darkly tannic waters long ago claimed by giants like Orwell and Douglas Adams. That hasn't stopped Christopher Hitchens, who writes an open letter on the subject. Nor shall it stop me. » 1/06/11 3:10pm 1/06/11 3:10pm

A Tea Set You Can Make Out With

That is, if you're into ceramic vessel lurve. The maker of this kissy-kissy trio is Brooklyn-based product designer Danielle Spector. It kind of looks like the tea pot is yawning, doesn't it? Probably hasn't woken up yet. » 12/04/10 10:51am 12/04/10 10:51am