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Friday, December 28th, 2012
It's a mix bag this week. Imagine your nose started a trend like this. Imagine being this royal? [Refinery 29] Kym Worthy, a prosecutor in Detroit, has identified 21 serial rapists using forgotten rap kits and is not stopping there. [Daily Beast] Karl Pilkington explains Christmas and we wish he would just keep going and explain why New Years is always such a disaster too. [YouTube] A complete history of gendered toys. [New York Times] Public Twitter love between Frances Bean Cobain and her mother "kooks mcgee". [Daily Mail] Wherever you are in the USA on New Years Eve, Pitchfork has got a party for you to attend. There will be music, of course. [Pitchfork]

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Friday, February 3rd, 2012
Just line up the juice, baybay Lana Del Rey might be the most talked about pop tart on Twitter, but for Jessica Hopper, she's also worth deconstructing. #mustread [SPIN] Seth Bogart does the Nirvana swim for cash in the new Hunx and his Punx video "Always Forever." [SF Weekly] Jail letter. Teen love. All the above. [VICE] Frances Bean Cobain tells the world that her mother Courtney Love killed her childhood pets with her prescription pills and messy house. She also calls out Love for existing on a diet of "Xanax, Adderall, Sonata and Abilify, sugar and cigarettes." [The Georgia Straight] Mayor Michael Bloomberg gives $250,000 to Planned Parenthood. [New York Magazine] Sweden-born artist Sanna Dullaway injects color into the classics. [GOOD] Nail art is pretty much the new black these days. [Tracie Egan Morrissey]

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Friday, October 28th, 2011
Little nuggets of juicy info you may have missed during your morning coffee reads. A lesson for anyone who is writing an autobiography. [The Frisky] Is little Frances Bean engaged? To the dude who plays in this band? [Huffington Post] "Back Fat is the new cleavage!" Vice continues with their quest to document "Full Figured Fashion Week." [Vice] Speaking of Vice, our editor Mish's new column, "Waste Coast" premiered this week. [Vice] Why wouldn't this transgender boy be allowed to join Girl Scouts and doesn't she know that Girl Scouts kinda sucks? She could do better. [Nerve] Dallas Women's Museum set to close in October due to the issue of $1.3 million. Andrea Grimes has something to say about this. [Hay Ladies] THIS is Project Runway's Sexiest Shoe for 2011? [Racked] Sandra Bullock's baby owns a Warhol and you can't pay your rent. [US Weekly]

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Friday, May 13th, 2011
Konad Cosmetics Flobu Waterproof mascara ad. This is just so weird. [Ads of the World] Frances Bean Cobain has grown into a mega-babe. [Buzznet] The Vegan Black Metal Chef bridges the metaphorical gap between "camp" and "kitsch." [Bust] The mystery behind the seemingly vacant 190 Bowery building, It's not abandoned, in fact, it's a beautiful six-story, 72 room family home worth more than your life. [New York Magazine] Greg "Batman" Davis gives us a visual guide to gang signs. [AnOther Magazine] Karl Lagerfeld can really do anything. So, now he's making movies. [HUH. Magazine]

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Friday, August 27th, 2010
Frances Bean Cobain calls out her mother, Courtney Love on Twitter. What Would Kurt Do? [ShowBizSpy] Have you had Bedbugs? Has someone you know had them? If you live in New York, Vancouver, Toronto or anywhere except Gainsville, Florida, you probably have. Critter Counselling is here. [Jezebel] Who the hell wants to drive on a punk tour? These clowns. [Vice] This is the best hair we have ever seen. [Studded Hearts] Spot a pal. [Punks I'd Like To Fuck] We're still constantly on the hunt for a good set of big, flashy dagger nails. Beat us to the punch with these claws. [High Snobette]

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Friday, December 18th, 2009
weekly round up FINAL The holidays are all about lists. Jezebel chalks up a list of the 16 most photoshoped magazine covers, ads and spreads of the year. Winners (or losers) include Filippa Hamilton in Ralph Lauren, Kelly Clarkson in Self, Kate Winslet in GQ and Jennifer Aniston in Redbook. [Jezebel] Abby Gardner of Fashionista links to a quick clip of Karl Lagerfield's upcoming, exclusive interview with CNN. Lagerfield looks god damn beautiful, as per usual, as he mumbles to the British CNN host about why he is like a T.V. antenna and how the sun makes you dumb. [Fashionista] Elizabeth Sankey at Platform fumes about her love-hate relationship with Grazia magazine. "It’s the Chris Brown of weekly lifestyle magazines." We like this organized display of anger/confusion towards glossy fashion rags. [Platform] Our favorite celebrity, Courtney Love had a big week. She appeared on the cover of Dazed and Confused. She also lost custody of her daughter, Frances Bean Cobain and then incoherently blogged about it on Facebook. Fashion Gone Rogue posted photos from the Dazed spread while nearly everyone re-blogged the Facebook rant. Heavy. [Fashion Gone Rogue] Paper Mag takes the liberty of constructing a list of 20 gifts for under $100. Ideas include plastic pocket flask from Kiosk, Clue: The Office version and Ritz cracker necklace. . [Paper Mag] Chad R.B of Eighty Thousand Times the Word F--k continues the list trend (and has been all month). Decemeber 15th: The Five Top-Selling Artists of The Decade & The Socio-Cultural Implications Thereof. Guess where ol' B. Spears lands? [Eighty Thousand Times The Word "F--k"]