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Published on April 3rd, 2015

In the last year of my twenties, I was chatting with some friends about our hopes and dreams—it’s a habit »

Published on January 26th, 2015

Having lived through a heaping handful of disasters (9/11, the 2011 earthquake in Japan, Hurricane Sandy, Britney’s 2007 VMAs performance), »

Published on November 24th, 2014

You slept through your alarm this morning and woke up just in time to rub some dry shampoo in your »

Published on November 16th, 2014

Soul Train was a veritable treasure trove of amazing dancers, whose style and hair were so on-point, you could lose an »

Published on October 29th, 2014

Is there any vintage hunk who’s *more* appropriate to profile in Halloween season than Vincent Price? After all, the late »

Published on September 30th, 2014

In the Internet world, Brenda Dickson’s infamous “Welcome to My Home” video is the gift that keeps on giving. It’s »

Published on September 2nd, 2014

Most of us imagine what we’ll be like when we get older. Will we join a bridge club and wear »

Published on August 20th, 2014

Anybody who’s watched the seminal ’80s Tony Danza sitcom Who’s the Boss? knows that there’s only one answer to the »

Published on August 4th, 2014

I’ll never get tired of watching videos in which people who are tripping describe what’s going through their head. And »

Published on July 28th, 2014

It was a beautiful summer weekend, and you made the most of it. Life felt full of bottomless possibility, with happy »