Sundered spouses: Bill Paxton and Helen Hunt
Sample Dialogue: “Why can’t we spend a normal day together?”
Why They Belong Together: Helen Hunt would never wear an all-white pantsuit while storm chasing.
Resolution: Reunited by love of tornados, anchoring themselves to pipes. More
Hurricane Sandy was undeniably bad. It left thousands without food, water or power, and knocked a bunch of people on their asses who were already clinging to a precarious existence. Thankfully, the good folks at Vogue are here to pretty up all that unsightly damage with top models in thousand dollar ball gowns. No, really! Vogue‘s February issue features a beautifully shot Annie Leibovitz editorial consisting of well-dressed young women hanging out with various first responders. I’m glad Vogue helped raise money for hurricane relief, but does that give them license to do something this gross? Or maybe I’m wrong, and expensive fashion and poverty stricken disaster areas are just two great tastes that taste great together. How do you feel? More
I once went on a two-week hiking/camping trip over a stretch of the Appalachian Trail. I did not train for this trip. I did, however, make numerous trips to Asian grocery stores to buy dehydrated everything (vegetarian squid made out of yam flour, with tentacle-suckers painted on!), enough to feed three people for several days. More
In Pick Of The Week, I highlight a nifty fashion/home/beauty item that I’ve discovered in my travels. More
It looks like Lady Gaga is not just metaphorically “stealing” from Madonna and Leigh Bowery anymore. She is literally stealing from Japanese tsunami victims! More