It’s dangerous to go alone. Take this slice of Sbarro pizza.
My parents just don’t understand that a lava lamp is a really good investment.
It’s basically a city with air conditioning.
Oh, good, INVENTORY AGAIN.
David Simon, CEO of America’s biggest shopping mall owner, pushed back against the argument that malls are dying.
Terry Lundgren spoke at length with BuzzFeed on these topics and more during last week’s Global Retailing Conference in Arizona. Here are excerpts from the conversation.
When did Christmas become so much work and responsibility?!
Police responded to reports of an active shooter inside a New Jersey mall on Monday night. After an extensive search, the suspect has been found dead. The mall was evacuated and no injuries have been reported.
Enter the wonderful, smelly world of LUSH Cosmetics and never come back. Or maybe you will.
Recognize anything in here?
Shockingly, some of this hasn’t changed.
If you worked at Express in the ’90s, you’d have to learn your phats from your fines in an employee handbook called Express You! Street Verbage Guide.
In memoriam to the stores that helped shape your youth.
I only ask because this is a real option that exists in the province of Hunan, China.
This video contains the makings of an internet superhit: an autotuned geeky rapper, low-budget editing, and casual racism. And tons of t-shirts.
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In 1989, Michael Galinsky drove cross-country documenting the malls of America. Now, 20 years and internet fame later, he’s trying to get a book of their amazing photographs published. Check out these 40 pictures Michael’s allowing us to post, and also go to their Kickstarter page so you can donate to the cause. If you donate $30 you get a free book!
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Just in time for the holidays, when white-bearded men come out from the woodwork to represent Jolly Saint Nick in malls across America, comes Sketch Santas: an ode to the awkward tradition of putting young children on the laps of strangers.
They may look like jewelry pulled off a mall kiosk (or My So-Called Life), but these charms for dudes are straight-up classy with a capital K. With models like “Desire,” “Challenge,” and “Cool Topaz,” guys finally have the chance to make the “middle school art teacher” look tew-ootally sexy. (Thanks, Gabe!)
Coming to a shopping mall near you, portable recording studios equipped with top of the line HD video and audio equipment. For $20 a pop, you can make a dvd of your own music video. Now when you get that creative inspiration the food court always causes, you’ll be able to do something about it.
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