Everything I knew about tarot I learned from Real Housewives. That is, until I met actress and tarot reader Rachel True. Known for her roles in The Craft, Half & Half and Half Baked, Rachel transformed a youthful fascination with the esoteric and turned it into another career. Today, in addition to acting, she does…
Last January, I interviewed Sonia Agostino about the audacious latex outfits she designs for her line Tableaux Vivants. Her pieces were so vibrant and singular that it left us curious about her everyday style and whether her business is the polar opposite of her personal tastes. During a repeat visit to her stunning…
Tomi Lahren is a certified troll. Our friend Damon Young of Very Smart Brothas stuck “Darth” in front of her name to truly capture the essence of her evil. She’s like Donald Trump in Becky’s clothing.
Given that the anchors of Fox News barely addressed their former CEO Roger Ailes being forced out of the network last year, it was hard to predict how they’d handle the announcement of his death Thursday. But despite the degree to which Fox is still very much grappling with the corporate culture Ailes allegedly…
I pulled my back the night before I went to check out what it’s like to train to become a New York City firefighter—good thing for me, because I’d originally thought I’d try the workout myself for this story. Had I followed through, I think I probably would have died, or at least felt like I wanted to. Ironic, given…
Nelly Furtado has a perspective that’s rare for the music industry: she’s been a young pop star who has emerged from the belly of the beast, not just unscathed but in full control of her artistic and business output.
A while back, I wrote about the very conflicting story of Violette Morris, a cyclecar racer in the 1920s who was so insanely hardcore she had her breasts removed so she could fit into her cramped race cars better. She’s a fascinating person, but also something of a monster who ended up murdering people for the…
Office holiday parties offer respite from the usual stress of work, but they are also notorious opportunities to embarrass yourself. Here’s how to navigate your holiday party without waking up with regrets.
Never pay on a first date, don’t hook up with anyone in Gstaad or the Financial District, and make enough money to shower yourself in expensive gifts. This is just some of the priceless dating advice that I learn from my brief but highly informative chat with The Real Housewives of New York’s Sonja Morgan.
On Tuesday evening, former Texas governor and death penalty enthusiast Rick Perry was eliminated in the third week of Dancing With the Stars 23rd season.
Dorothy Rodham was born on the same day that the 19th amendment—which, as a reminder, guaranteed women the right to vote—was ratified by the United States. She died in 2011, before she could see her daughter successfully run her second presidential campaign. Her story was meant to be shown to Hillary’s supporters, but…
After winning the award for Top Billboard 200 Album, which she accepted in a pre-recorded video from her tour, Adele debuted her new video on the Billboard Music Awards Sunday night, and the visual was as Cocteau Twins-inspired as the gauzy layers of harmonies that define the song.
The fighter in white was not prepared for this match, and got two feet delivered to her face.
There’s nothing like cracking a cold beer on a hot summer day, but what if your six-pack isn’t chilled? You’ve got to find a way to get those brews frosty, lest you face the horror of a lukewarm libation. That’s why we’re trying a couple methods to cool your beer quickly.
What a simple pleasure it is to have a drink at the end of the day while the stress of work recedes like the tide. But alcohol—especially good liquor—is expensive. Some claim there are simple tricks that can elevate cheap booze to the top of the shelf, so today we’re testing a few ways to improve mediocre liquor.
I can’t start the day until I’ve had my java but I rarely have time to make breakfast. Perhaps there’s a way to kill two early birds with one stone. Today we’re trying to make both at the same time—in the same cup.
Sometimes you need any help you can get when the remnants of last night’s dinner refuse to part with the dirty dishes. But rest easy, weary scrubber: your cleaning methods can find a little extra oomph in unexpected places. Today we’re trying out a few cleaning tips that might save you time, if not sanity.
We’re always looking for shortcuts in the kitchen to save a little time when preparing food, and today we’re having a friendly competition to test out a few time-saving kitchen hacks.
Perhaps you are a humble college student without the accoutrement of a well-stocked kitchen, and perhaps you just want to make some gosh darn ramen. Can you put your coffee maker to use and make a meal without any other kitchen appliances?