Posts in category "Fashion"

6 Positive Aspects of Frigid Weather

<strong>Making static electricity makes you feel like you're creating lighting, is empowering</strong> <br><br>The first time I ever coughed into my flannel sheets (while wearing flannel pajamas) and made static electricity, I was flabbergasted. I did it again to see if it was real, and after I found out it was, I walked into my parents' bedroom and woke up my mom to tell her. <br><br> Coughing lightning would be a major achievment for people of any age, but doing so already by the age of 8 made me feel extra important. <br><br> Then my mom told me it's normal when it's that dry outside and I was fine and should go back to bed. <br><br> Did that put a damper on my lightning-coughing glee? Sure, but not so much so that I don't still do it and get a kick out of it every single time.
If every day of our Chicago winter featured temperatures in the 70′s and heavy sunshine we’d still complain. We’d complain that we didn’t have a real winter, that we never had a significant snowfall,  never had an excuse to make chili while wearing our favorite wool socks, or we’d complain that weren’t able to use... Read more »

19 Halloween Costumes That are Ebola Puns

19 Halloween Costumes That  are Ebola Puns
After reading this Mashable list of punny Halloween costumes, I was inspired to think of a few more relating to Ebola. My thinking is that everyone will recognize the ubiquitous microscopic picture of the Ebola virus (shown above), so if you can craft that out of yarn, string, ribbon a shoelace, stuffed panty hose, etc.... Read more »

10 Things I Learned at Lollapalooza 2014

10 Things I Learned at Lollapalooza 2014
Now that Lollapalooza is officially behind us, it is time to look back and reflect on what this year’s festival taught us about society.  
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Overly Botox'd Celebrities Crying: A Photo Gallery That may Make you cry....With Laughter

Seriously?
Admittedly, I don’t understand why people get botox, but I think it’s because they feel it makes them look more attractive.  So let’s look for signs of attractiveness in this photo gallery, and if we can’t find any, we will have to conclude that botox is stupid and counter-productive. In the meantime, please enjoy this... Read more »

Celebrities Who Don't Look any Smarter Wearing Glasses

Miley Cyrus<br><br> Because how else could she look in glasses?
Even marginally smart-looking people look smarter wearing glasses. In fact, you’d have to look like a real dolt to not look any smarter in glasses. Here are a few such celebrities.

The 5 W's of Emerging Artist Alison Meaney

The 5 W's of Emerging Artist Alison Meaney
From a big family with art in her blood, emerging Chicago paintress Alison Meaney has been making the world a brighter place since she came smiling into it.  Alison is a cheerful Irish gal with a heart of gold, a contagious laugh, and the strokes of a super whimsical, dancing  paintbrush once used by her... Read more »
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12 Suggestions for Dressing in Blackface This Halloween

12 Suggestions for Dressing in Blackface This Halloween
1. Is is it ok to dress up as a black person if I’m not black? -Yes 2. Is it ok to dress in blackface then? -No 3. But if I’m not in blackface how will they know who I am supposed to be? -Either from your clever costume ideas that do not involve skin... Read more »

5 Worst Trends of Summer 2013

5 Worst Trends of Summer 2013
I can promise that you will not see Robin Thicke’s name anywhere on this list. 5. Color Runs:  I imagine a group of runners got together and had the following conversation: “I don’t think enough people know that we are running 5ks.  Simply walking around the rest of the day with our registration number pinned... Read more »

Top 10 Hilariously Awful Fashion Fads (post millennium)

Top 10 Hilariously Awful Fashion Fads (post millennium)
The best part about terrible fashionfads is that you get to see exactly how stupid you looked two years later when the South finally picks up the trend.  This last decade has given us some gems, so lets put on our hater hats and get after it. —————————————- “Like” us on Facebook
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