Sunday, August 21, 2011
Woot! The online expression of enthusiasm is now in the dictionary. So are textspeak, sexting — and, less happily, cyberbullying.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
French designer Coco Chanel spied for the Nazis during the German occupation of France in World War II, according to a new book on sale Tuesday.
Sunday, July 31, 2011
It's the height of the British summer, but inside London's top department stores, a winter wonderland has been unveiled for visitors who just can't wait until Christmas.
Thursday, July 21, 2011
The story of Captain America is well covered in comic book lore: a scrawny, bullied orphan named Steve Rogers is chosen for a top secret government project during World War II in which he becomes a test subject for a super serum.
Fitting a fit frame is not always easy.
For a foodie, the new film about Spain's renowned elBulli restaurant is a bit like an Angelina Jolie movie for a teenage boy. That boy's never going on a date with Angelina. And sorry, dear foodie, but you're never gonna eat at elBulli.
Bangkok's nightlife has a particularly naughty reputation, thanks in part to movies like “The Hangover II” which focus on bachelor party-style debauchery.
Tuesday, July 12, 2011
Fashion has never been as Afrocentric and African designers at the Dakar Fashion Week gave their own spin to prints and fabrics inspiring celebrities and fashion houses.
Friday, July 8, 2011
Paris' three-day-long Fall/Winter 2011-12 haute couture extravaganza wrapped up Wednesday with a mini revolution that challenged the established order of this elitist world by allowing the uninitiated masses into a show.
Wednesday, July 6, 2011
Christian Dior, taking its time finding a successor to John Galliano, firmly distanced itself from the disgraced British designer Monday with an eclectic collection at the Paris haute couture shows.