Juan Carlos Calamar hated his nose. He was made fun of day in and day out; it was seriously affecting his self-confidence. But now, Calomar has gotten an operation, a new nose at somewhat of a discount.The BBC has posted this story about how some Bolivian plastic surgery businesses are marketing toward people of indigenous origin, some using the words “nose deformities.” Apparently there are even ads on the radio offering half-price nose jobs. The point ... Read More
BY Intern Brittany J.
on Aug 17, 2010
Here we have a brief vid of the cutest sloths you have ever seen...ever. I mean, don't get me wrong, I love me some kittens and whatnot, but these guys don't even have to play or do anything. They look at the camera and I am merely a puddle on the floor.
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Thanks to The Frisky for posting this gem!
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on Aug 17, 2010
One Band + One Author series, Show Off Your Sugar, continues at CoCo 66 this Thursday, August 19th.
The amazing Sloane Crosley will be reading from her collection of essays, I Was Told There'd Be Cake. She has earned a vast amount of literary praise and the occasional comparison to David Sedaris. This girl is FUNNY!
Following Crosley, there will be an acoustic performance by Brooklyn-by-way-of-Georgia band, Phosphorescent. These guys are a ... Read More
It's been a grueling search for the female lead of the Hollywood adaptation of Stieg Larsson's The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. Names have been tossed in the air and shot down like Duck Hunt: Ellen Page, Carey Mulligan, Emily Browning, Emma Watson, Mia Wasikowska, Kristen Stewart. But Sony Pictures has announced today that Lisbeth Salander will be played by Rooney Mara, who recently starred in a remake of Nightmare on Elm Street and in the forthcoming The Social ... Read More
I admit it; I don’t know jack about Juggalos. What I do know is that Juggalos + tiny Tila Tequila…probably not a good idea. This is evidenced by the fact that at a recent “Gathering of the Juggalos,” Tequila was all-out attacked by the audience. Apparently these geniuses at this show decided that it was a brilliant idea to throw rocks, beer bottles, firecrackers, urine, feces and who knows what else at the teeny reality star who, according ... Read More