Topic: Summer

10 Cheap Ways To Beat The Late Summer Doldrums Without Leaving Town

10 Cheap Ways To Beat The Late Summer Doldrums Without Leaving Town

As August brings the last sweaty gasps of summer, you may find yourself feeling angsty about all the beach-scapes and lobsters polluting your Instagram feed. Maybe you can’t afford to go on vacation, maybe you have to work, or maybe you’ve committed yourself to going to every fucking show a certain DIY venue puts on for a whole month. Whatever the reason, just because you have to stay put doesn’t mean you can’t still have fun in whatever paltry leisure time you are blessed with. From doing things in the great outdoors to perfecting the art of stillness, there are plenty of ways you can cool your jets without going too far from home. More »

The 12 Best Beauty Buys For 4th Of July Weekend (And The Rest Of Summer!)

The 12 Best Beauty Buys For 4th Of July Weekend (And The Rest Of Summer!)

4th of July weekend is nigh and hopefully you’re sitting in your office right now, accomplishing absolutely nothing, imagining being on a beach or at a lovely BBQ this weekend–your plans sound great, by the way. But in case you were considering a stop at Sephora before heading out to that beach or garden party or what have you, we’re sharing our current favorite beauty buys for Summer.

Not included: false teeth made of human teeth. More »

The 25 Ugliest Swimsuits Of Summer 2013

The 25 Ugliest Swimsuits Of Summer 2013

It’s summer, y’all! And you know what that means: time to head down to the beach to make giant penises out of sand, show your boobs to children, play velcro scatch, and engage in whatever other fun beach activities your particular group of friends may enjoy. But first, you need to buy a swimsuit, and that’s where the tricky part comes in, because some swimsuits are really, really ugly. How ugly? Well, look at these 25 I just found. None of them seem like they are serious about being swimsuits for humans to wear as they swim in the water, and yet, they are totally not joking. Let’s laugh about them together. More »