Topic: Culture

Gallery: More Photos Of Sofia Coppola Getting Married

Gallery: More Photos Of Sofia Coppola Getting Married

I’ve always liked Sofia Coppola. Whether that’s because people say I kind of look like her or because I cried at the end of Lost In Translation or both, I’m not sure. Anyway, as we told you earlier, she married Phoenix front man Thomas Mars in an intimate ceremony at the Coppola family villa in Bernalda, Italy over the weekend (oh, to have a family villa), and I wish them nothing but the best. Unlike Kim Kardashian, she did not go the classy route and sell the exclusive right to publish the pictures to People for $2.5 million, but luckily for those with an unhealthy Coppola fixation, there were some paps hiding out in the bushes. Here are a few of their snaps. More »

Human Brain Hardwired For Gossip, Says Science

Human Brain Hardwired For Gossip, Says Science

Do certain scandalous stories you’ve heard ever cause you to stare at someone for just a little bit too long when you see him or her out at a party? Perhaps you feel bad about this behavior (you should; it’s rude), or maybe you’re an unrepentant stink-eyer? A new study published by the journal Science might not condone your catty glares, but it’s given us a better undertanding of why we do such things. More »

Gallery: Ten Hot Looks From Movies About The Apocalypse

Gallery: Ten Hot Looks From Movies About The Apocalypse

Did you know that the world’s going to end this coming Saturday? It’s true! At least according to various fundamentalist Christian groups, who, as you know, are never wrong about anything. What better way to celebrate our imminent deaths and/or ascensions to heaven than by looking back at some of the best fashions of apocalypses past? Here are ten looks from my favorite apocalypse movies. More »

You Know You Want To Watch This Video Of Beautiful Women Falling Down

You Know You Want To Watch This Video Of Beautiful Women Falling Down

Do you like to watch beautiful women falling down? According to a certain recent New Yorker article on women’s “likeability issues” in comedy, you sure as heck do. You see, in order to be allowed in movies at all, women must be stunningly and conventionally beautiful. But everyone hates beautiful women, you know, for their beauty. So then, in order to be “likeable” by you, the audience, said beautiful women must have bad things happen to them. Lots and lots of delightfully bad things. More »