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Reasons to Be Cheerful

Reasons to Be Cheerful
For the past 10 years, I've devoted a column each spring to celebrating "reasons to be cheerful." Inspired by the crazy 1979 song by Ian Dury and the Blockheads, the title of my spring series always draws blank stares from...… Read Full Story

Portlandia's Hilarious "Disappointing Gay" Sketch

 Queens of the Stone Age's Josh Homme stars in this A+ Portlandia sketch about a disappointing gay man. [RollingStone] Inside Amy SchumerGet More: Comedy Central,Funny Videos,Funny TV Shows "The Foodroom" is Amy Schumer's spot-on skewerijng of Aaron Sorkin's the... Read Full Story

French Brand Études Is Curating a Global Language

In our column United Nations of Style, we talk to the coolest, cuckoo craziest and most creative fashion designers around the world to hear what inspires them and what it's like to work in fashion where they live. This week... Read Full Story

Vampire Skateboarders, Weird Ceramics In Real Estate's New Video

Funny Or Die premiered this new video for Real Estate's "Crime" with a Tom Scharpling-directed clip starring Andy Daly (Eastbound and Down, Review). As the long intro explains: Due to a monetary shortfall, the crowd-sourced clip features 3 concepts,... Read Full Story

Tumblr All-Star Laura June Kirsch Shares Her Favorite Coachella GIFs

"I really loved the festival mermaid vibe going on this year," Laura June Kirsch tells me. The New York-based photographer and blogger has just spent the weekend at Coachella as part of Tumblr's inaugural blogger program at the music fest,... Read Full Story

Movie & TV Characters React to Game of Thrones' "Purple Wedding"

Watch your favorite movie and TV characters react to Game of Thrones' totally satisfying Purple Wedding episode. Warning: Spoilers ahead. [WorldWideInterweb] Favorite New Tumblr Alert: "Time Is a Flat Circus," the Family Circus-meets-True detective mashup you didn't know you wanted.... Read Full Story

Banksy's New Mural On Love in the Digital Era

Though it was last October, it seems like only yesterday that Banksy invaded NYC with a month-long residency that sent every art geek in town scurrying to be the first to spot his latest piece. Or at least to photograph... Read Full Story

Donald Glover Meets Donald Glover In Trippy New "Sweatpants" Video

Here we go loop de loop.  Childish Gambino (Donald Glover) takes us around the diner a couple of times, and then it's off into a sort-of Neverland with this clip for "Sweatpants" off his latest album.  He keeps running... Read Full Story

England + Eccentricity = Style

Designer Pam Hogg and her fabulous free-thinking friends are looking to the future to redefine London's style scene. All hail the new generation.Harriet wears a mask by Philip Treacy, a jacket from the Alexander McQueen archives and tights by Wolford.Harriet... Read Full Story

Georgie Okell Has Landed at Fuse TV

Georgie wears a sweater, rings and hot pants from Screaming Mimi's. A few days before one of the biggest auditions of her career, Georgie Okell dramatically changed her look. "I was going through a phase last summer where I decided... Read Full Story