Man, 40, Is Having an Age-Appropriate Time in St. Barts

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​British Mother Ditches Her Six Children to Go on a Six-Week Vacation

A mother from Birmingham, England, has been given a suspended sentence after pleading guilty to six counts of willful abandonment for straight up leaving her six children, ages 3-14, for six weeks while she went on vacation with a dude she met online. » 11/30/14 1:15pm 11/30/14 1:15pm

Generous Internet Denizens Help Shy Couple With Their Vacation Photos

A couple got a special treat from some friendly Imgur users who wanted to help them improve their sad, lonely looking vacation photos. » 7/30/14 9:40am 7/30/14 9:40am

That Post-Vacation Glow Will Fade Faster Than a Suntan

Got a getaway planned for Memorial Day weekend? Are you pinning all your hopes on the rejuvenating effects of trip to the beach, or perhaps a whirlwind 72 hours in the mountains? Not to rain on your parade or anything, but enjoy the glow while you can because it's got the lifespan of a mayfly. » 5/23/14 5:00pm 5/23/14 5:00pm

The French Aren't That Great

Maybe it's the Cannes Film Festival or maybe it's everyone's desperation for a vacation, but either way the internet had been coughing up an awful lot lately about how much better the French are than the rest of us. Well, light up one of your Gauloises and hang onto your hat (or beret) because I'm about to get real… » 5/21/14 6:45pm 5/21/14 6:45pm

Is This Lady Barred from the US Because Her Name Resembles ‘Al-Qaeda’?

So this is a pretty bizarre story. A French woman attempting to travel on holiday to New York with her husband and two children was denied entry into the US for no apparent reason. » 4/27/14 5:09pm 4/27/14 5:09pm

Ladies Love Going on Lady-Only Vacations, No Boyz Allowed

Just like Thelma and Louise before you, ladies love to ditch their partners and go on adventures. Even better, most modern girlcations (sorry) don't end in driving off a cliff. Win/win! » 7/03/13 3:00pm 7/03/13 3:00pm

How to Be the Perfect Houseguest

There's a holiday weekend coming up, which means plenty of people are packing their bags and heading out of town to stay with family and friends near and far. Even if this isn't you and your big Fourth of July plans involve sweating it out your apartment and stuffing your face with summer soup*, chances are, at some… » 7/03/13 11:40am 7/03/13 11:40am

Who the Hell Is Marshall Weinbaum and Why Did He Take This Weird Photo?

A minor Internet firestorm erupted earlier this week when a fairly unassuming fellow named Marshall Weinbaum posted this eyebrow-raising Facebook picture of lady bloggers clutching his quadriceps while he holds a sign that reads, “Hi Mom.” Why would Marshall Weinbaum do such a heinous thing, especially knowing that… » 4/28/13 6:00pm 4/28/13 6:00pm

Beyoncé and Jay-Z Blasted For Culturally-Ignorant Havana Vacation

Bey and Jay are currently celebrating their fifth anniversary eating, wearing tribal-printed DVF (her), smoking cigars (him), and posing with schoolchildren in Old Havana. They also brought their moms Tina and Gloria, as well as some bodyguards, just like you or I would do on our anniversary vacations, right? » 4/06/13 3:00pm 4/06/13 3:00pm

Men Twice As Likely To Use Workplace Bereavement Days To Play Hooky

In last year's Sundance movie The Lie, a man who plays hooky from work tells his boss that his kid is sick. Later, under duress, he blurts out, shockingly, that the baby has died—and the remainder of the film deals with the consequences. As it turns out, that premise is more realistic than you might have imagined: 26%… » 12/23/12 1:30pm 12/23/12 1:30pm

It's Your Patriotic Duty to Be Overworked and Miserable

The other day, my mother called and I picked up the phone. This is noteworthy because I don't usually pick up the phone when anyone calls me, not even my mother, because I'm a very busy person whose life is full of many busy things. But I picked up the phone, and she asked me what I was up to, and I said that I was… » 7/03/12 6:00pm 7/03/12 6:00pm

Ann Romney: Dog That Shat Himself Out of Fear Actually Loved Riding on…

Remember that story of how Mitt Romney once strapped the family dog's crate to the roof of the car before a road trip to Canada and the dog was so scared that he pooped all over the car? And then Mitt Romney pulled the car over at a gas station and hosed the car off and then continued driving? Well, according to Ann… » 4/17/12 2:15pm 4/17/12 2:15pm

The Art Of Being A Third Wheel

Let me paint a little picture for you. You have just slogged through the hot, crowded streets to get to your office, you are sweating profusely, and you have about thirty douchey emails to answer. The phone rings, it's your mother. She is calling to inform you that you are being forced to spend a week at a remote… » 9/06/11 1:00pm 9/06/11 1:00pm

How To Travel With Your Friends (And Remain Friends Afterwards)

A summer jaunt with your friends can be a source of beautiful memories — or an expensive deathmarch of awkwardness and acrimony. Here's how to make sure it's the former. » 6/16/11 4:00pm 6/16/11 4:00pm

Bad Economy Pushes Lesbian Guesthouse To Welcome Men

Pearl's Rainbow, Key West's only lesbians-only guest house, is going to have to go temporarily sausage party to survive in this economic climate. » 11/28/10 2:40pm 11/28/10 2:40pm

Mrs. O Rocks The Blogging Muumuu

[West Tisbury, MA; August 24. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama leave State Road restaurant after dinner with Vernon Jordan and other friends Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2010, on Martha's Vineyard. Image via Getty] » 8/25/10 6:52pm 8/25/10 6:52pm

Teachers Punished For "Spirit" Lap Dance • Fox Viewers Aren't…

• Two high school teachers from Winnipeg have been suspended for performing a lap dance at a pep rally. School officials say the dance was "totally inappropriate" and a 12th grade student called it "dirty." Video after the jump. • » 2/24/10 5:20pm 2/24/10 5:20pm