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Makeover Drama

BY intern Amber in General |

My theory proves true! Women athletes must adhere to standard lady laws in order to be accepted by the media and the man-fueled world of sports. With the encouragement of her new managers, Caster Semenya has been made over to look more feminine. YOU, a South African magazine, says they wanted to show a 'softer side' of the track star. They even went, as far as to call her new look 'an improvement'! WTF? What did they improve? Was Caster not perfect the way she ... Read More

new DOLLY box set

BY Laurie in General |

We're having a Dolly ol' time here in the office today, just got the advance of the new Dolly Parton Box Set coming out on Oct. 27th on Legacy. With liner notes by Laura Cantrel and 4 discs full of honky tonk hits as well as early rarities and a few unreleased tracks, this is a great collection and must for any Dolly fan. Included are some of my faves, Joshua, Daddy's Moonshine Still, Jolene, False Eyelashes, Coat of Many Colors, the list goes on ... Read More
It has been awhile since I busted out my crayons to beautify a coloring book, but with the release of The Indie Rock Coloring Book this month, I may have to dust off my trusty Crayolas.The book, whose collection of illustrations and activity pages where created by the talented Andy J. Miller, were inspired by some of today's most lovely indie rock bands (The Shins, Devendra Banhart, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, etc). If that alone doesn't peak your interest, know ... Read More

Raw Food Diet

BY Team Intern in General |

Where do you turn this time of year, when it's mouth-wateringly close to holiday cookie season, but still too hot n' humid to turn on the oven? Take it easy on yourself (dangerously easy), and whip up a no-muss, no-fuss, and, most importantly, no-bake batch of raw cookie dough. That's right. I said it. Sugary, buttery, finger-lickin', uncooked cookie dough. And have no fear, germaphobes, the folks at Cupcake Project have figured out a recipe sans risky salmonella ... Read More
We blogged about Thunderant (comedic side project of Fred Armisen - SNL- and Carrie Brownstein -Sleater Kinney-) a couple of years ago, specifically their skit called 'Feminist Bookstore' . Well we just discovered episode 2 of this hilarious sketch. Enjoy! ... Read More