Lil Kim, Missy Elliott, Da Brat Reunite at the Soul Train Awards

Don't call it a comeback (or them, femcees, for that matter, ew): on Sunday's Soul Train Awards, the Missy-Kim-Da Brat power trio joined forces for the performance of their 1996 hit "Not Tonight (Ladies Night Remix)" in 16 years. No Angie Martinez, though (RIP Left Eye)—but Total was there! Also: MC Lyte, Yo-Yo,… » 12/01/14 11:40am 12/01/14 11:40am

Watch Brandy, MC Lyte, Yo-Yo and Queen Latifah Bring the House Down

Brandy is a goddess. MC Lyte is a goddess. Yo-Yo is a goddess. Queen Latifah is a Cover Girl spokeswoman goddess. Performing against a white backdrop and looking the very definition of flawless, this Fantastic Four basically recreated the video for Brandy's remix to her 1994 hit, "I Wanna Be Down" at the 2014 BET… » 10/15/14 10:30am 10/15/14 10:30am

Man Bills Beagle as 'Large Cat' to Keep Him on University Campus

If you want permission to keep a dog in certain parts of Cambridge University, you'll apparently be required to walk around pretending he's just a large, slobbery cat. Lord have mercy and God save the Queen. » 8/28/14 7:45pm 8/28/14 7:45pm

Eff Technology: The Best Toys Are The Simplest

As Nancy Gibbs writes for Time, the worst toys are "overdesigned, overengineered, the product of so much imagination on the part of the toymaker that they require none from the child." That's why Play-Doh is one of my childhood faves. » 12/11/09 7:00pm 12/11/09 7:00pm