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But Why Bacon?

BY Web Intern in General |

A few weeks ago, as she was showing off her newly crocheted piece of bacon, my cousin proclaimed:'Bacon: It's the New Cupcake.' As you may have noticed, cupcakes have been a huge trend in recent years. But my cousin was right. Lately, those adorable morsels (whose popularity is most commonly credited by Magnolia Bakery's appearance on Sex and the City) seem to be garnering some competition in our quest for quirky culinary obsessions.It started innocently ... Read More

Hello Fatty?

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Normally, I find Sanrio products delightfully cute and innocent (except for that Hello Kitty vibrator that was supposedly out and about somewhere) but now, I just don't know... Introducing, the Hello Kitty Portable Body Fat Scale for the low low price of $30. Ick. Besides all of the Sanrio travel cases, the Chococat Nail Clippers, and assortment of standing mirrors you find this sad gadget. The product description is as follows: 'This smart Hello Kitty portable ... Read More

So Much Burlesque!

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If you need some burlesque in your life and you live near the NYC area, you're in luck because oh so much of it will be going on this week. WANTED! Wild Bandits of Burlesque stars some of the best burlesque legends, art stars and circus side show freaks and will dazzle you with their novelty acts, showgirls, sing alongs campfire style and much more. All this takes place TONIGHT (!!) at the Rodeo Bar on 375 3rd Ave at 27th St. Live music starts at 9 pm with the ... Read More
Sporting beauty, brains, and buckets of talent, Whip It co-stars Ellen Page and Alia Shawkat are already Hollywood forces to be reckoned with, and they’re not even old enough to rent a car. by Emily McCombsLet's just get this out of the way right now: Ellen Page and Alia Shawkat have both kissed Michael Cera (Shawkat in her definitive role as Maeby Fünke on the Emmy-winning TV series Arrested Development, and Page as part of her ... Read More
You think your high school experience sucked? Try being a teenage feminist these days. Girls who want equality are getting more crap than you can imagine, but are fighting harder than ever to have their voices heard. Eighteen-year-old Carmen Rodi reports by Carmen RodiI am happy to call myself a teenage feminist. And thankfully, there are others out there like me. But it is by no means an easy ideal to uphold. In high schools all across the country, ... Read More