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May 4, 2012

What Is "Hipster" Fashion?

Peggy Wang and Amy Odell hash it out over IM. "It used to be that people would feel insulted if they were called a hipster... but now I'M insulted that someone doesn't think I know what a hipster is."

Texas Judge Rules State Can't Cut Planned Parenthood Funding

A law passed last year bars any organization affiliated with abortion providers from receiving state money — including all Planned Parenthood clinics, even those that don't do abortions. But a judge has ruled that this may be unconstitutional, and the law won't be enforced until a lower court can decide.

Mitt Romney's Long Fight Against Gay Marriage

The former Governor has been front and center of the gay marriage debate since his first year in office. The issue of gay marriage has been front and center since Obama came out in support of same-sex marriage.

The 9 Best/Worst Movie Theme Covers

An exceptional movie theme cover only needs two things: a well-tuned instrument, and a little bit of talent. The people performing in these nine videos have neither.

How Much More Do Comic Books Cost Today?

This is a big week for the comic book industry. On Friday (at midnight!), the first of the summer blockbusters, The Avengers, opens in the U.S. The Avengers is, of course, one of three superhero actioners to be released this summer, with The Dark Kn…

Must Go To… Photo - Buzznet

Must go to…the happy pills candy store!!!! I was doing some research for my pills themed want post and stumbled on this candy store in Barcelona. I thought the idea was so fun and innovative, it absolutely deserves its own post. Check out the amazin…

The 15 Faces Of Dominique Strauss-Kahn

Few people under investigation for sex crimes maintain as high a public profile as former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn, or are photographed as often. Over the last year, DSK's remarkably expressive face has sometimes seemed to convey shame — and at other times, a distinct self-satisfaction.

To Spray Tan Or Not To Spray Tan?

For the pale among us, occasion tanning has become as much a part of occasion dressing as leg-shaving. But why? The Fashion Mailbag is here to resolve the issue.

Colombian Escort Says Secret Service Agent Left Files Out While He Slept

In an interview with a Colombian radio station, escort Dania Suarez says Secret Service agent Andrew Huntington — who allegedly refused to pay her — fell asleep with his briefcase open and files in plain view. This could contradict earlier Secret Service statements that the prostitution scandal posed no threat to national security.

January Jones Thinks Skinny Betty Was Meaner

A very svelte January Jones stopped by Tuesday night’s launch event for The Shops at Target. The Mad Men star (at least she’s sometimes on that show), who gave birth about seven months ago, clearly hasn’t had too much trouble losing the baby weight.…

Give This Photo Of A Baby Turtle To Someone You Love Today

Perhaps you are in a fight. Perhaps it is someone you haven't spoken to in a long time. Maybe you just started a new job and haven't had the time to talk. Whatever it is, send them a pic of this baby turtle and let them know that you still love them.

Jessica Alba Dishes On Marriage After Two Kids

In her exclusive blog for the iVillage blog series CelebVillage, actress and mom (to daughters Honor, 3, and 8-month-old Haven) Jessica Alba writes about how she keeps her marriage to husband Cash Warren ticking since becoming parents.

Lance Bass: Champion Of '90s Style

Today happens to be Lance Bass's birthday. In his honor, let's take a look back at the fashions that Lance — and the rest of boys of N Sync — rocked throughout the '90s.

Dominique Strauss-Kahn Accused Of Gang Rape In DC

A Belgian prostitute says the former IMF chief, who's currently under investigation for "aggravated pimping," gang-raped her with three other men at DC's W Hotel in December 2010. Prosecutors already working on his pimping case are deciding whether to investigate this allegation too.

NFL Star Junior Seau Dead In Apparent Suicide, Mother Mourns

At a press conference held outside Seau's home Wednesday, Oceanside Police Chief Frank McCoy said that police arrived at Seau's residence after a woman who identified herself as the 43-year-old football player's girlfriend found him in his bedroom …

The Best NBA Photobombs

This generation of NBA personalities makes one thing clear. Nothing is more fun than photo and videobombing your friends.

First Look: Anna Dello Russo For H&M

Watch out world: Anna Dello Russo is bringing her signature over-the-top style to the masses. The Vogue Japan editor has designed a range of accessories for H&M, which will hit stores on October 4th, right smack dab in the middle of Fashion Month. …

Female Friends

The latest viral buzz from askmen.com

Charles Barkley Calls Out Brock Lesnar During Grizzlies Game

1. Whenever he’s within 200 feet of the Memphis city limits, Jerry “The King” Lawler becomes awesome. I don’t know what I like more, the fact that he’s piledriving a guy on a basketball court during a timeout or the fact that he’s got spandex King …

Khloe Kardashian & Lamar Odom Headed For The Olympics?

Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom have just left Dallas, but they may soon be packing their bags for a new destination: the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Khloe, 27, tells People that her NBA hubby is vying for a spot on the U.S. Olympic basketball t…

Kate Upton Does The "Cat Daddy" Dance

Watch 'Sports Illustrated' Swimsuit covergirl Kate Upton do the "Cat Daddy" dance. The video was so racy that it was temporarily yanked from YouTube.

Whither The Manic Pixie Dream Guy?

But Titanic was a pretty big hit. So why does Hollywood think women can't handle a manic pixie dream guy? The most likely culprit is outdated ideas about women and their needs. Women are supposed to be focused on marriage, constantly looking to sett…

Jessica Simpson Gives Her Baby Girl A Boy Name

Jessica Simpson's baby arrived yesterday (finally!), and, as we already knew, it's a girl. Simpson wasn't afraid to share during her pregnancy: From telling Jimmy Kimmel that her water breaking would be like a fire hydrant to dishing about her crazy…

Stephen King: Tax Me, For Fuck's Sake!

Mitt Romney has said, in effect, "I'm rich and I don't apologize for it." Nobody wants you to, Mitt. What some of us want -- those who aren't blinded by a lot of bullshit persiflage thrown up to mask the idea that rich folks want to keep their damn …

Gwyneth Paltrow Discusses Her Favorite Sexual Positions

Gwyneth Paltrow was a bit more squeamish about the whole thing, supposedly “squealing and squirming” before saying, “What? I have children and my mother is going to see this show.” (Um, she knows you have sex, Gwynnie.) She then gave the non-answer …

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