Searching for a cool specific decade-themed Halloween costume but don’t want to do a ton of prep work? We’ve got you covered with female and male style icons, celebs and characters! More
America in the 1980s was bookended by the murder of John Lennon in 1980 and the fall of the Berlin wall in 1989. In between there was MTV, AIDS, Duran Duran, crack, Michael Jackson, and Tiananmen Square.
If dating in the 1980s had to be summed up in one word, it would be the mall. It was the best of times and it was the most consumerist of times. Guys and girls were shopping for love in all the greedy places. Here’s what dating was like in the 1980s… More
The months I spent in the ’80s were some of the best of my life. Let’s now take a quick travel back in time to that magical decade with some ’80s-inspired videos currently trending along the Internet waves. The vocal magic of David Bowie and Freddie Mercury? Check. An amazing recreation of ’80s cinematic moments? Got it.
Watch them both now and see more daily video picks from The Gloss! More
For the second time in a week I’m watching Heathers; and for the second time in a week I’m overly impressed at the insanely brilliant dialogue in the movie. More
You’ve probably been drinking all day in the sun, so now’s the time to have an 80′s dance party to “Loco-motion.” More
Once upon a time, it was the 1980s. More
When I got an invitation a couple weeks ago from a friend who’s having a Madonna themed birthday party, I initially cringed. Madonna? Really? What the hell am I supposed to wear? While these thoughts went through my head, by the time I reached the end of the invitation the answer was clear: all guests are to dress as their favorite Madonna. More
Looking through the pictures of child bride Courtney Stodden as she trolloped her way down Hollywood Blvd. yesterday, I’m struck not so much by how ridiculously sexual she is (is anyone struck by that anymore?) but rather, how time-specific Stodden’s look is. More
How do you flirt? This video dredged up by Everything Is Terrible is going to show you how to flirt, goddammit. You’re going to do it by hovering over people and asking them what they’re going to do about it. And don’t be afraid to reference your drinking problem! God, flirting in the 80′s was really the best.
The picture was taken by Corrine Day in 1988. More
You know what the world needs more of? Superheros. More
Jerry Hall in red swimsuit by Norman Parkinson, 1983. More
For some reason that only the gods of Twitter know, Ice Ice baby is currently a trending topic. As a sacrifice to those gods, and an homage to all that is good in the world (or at least…all that was good in the ’90s), here is the video for your viewing pleasure. More