Comedian Louis C.K “No Laughing Matter”

Comedian Louis C.K “No Laughing Matter”

Comedian Louis C.K. released the following statement on Friday following allegations of sexual misconduct in a New York Times report. The statement is unedited except for explicit language: I want to address the stories told to the New York Times by five women named Abby, Rebecca, Dana, Julia who felt able to name themselves and […]

Our Fairy Tale Pumpkin For Turkey Day

Our Fairy Tale Pumpkin For Turkey Day

Supplies You Will Need. Cinderella or Fairytale pumpkin Knife for carving Scraper Wet Floral Foam Floral picks Floral wire 3 – 5 Coxcomb (per arrangement)* Bundle of Hanging Amaranthus Bundle of Dahlia Bundle of Celosia (the purple spiky ones) Bundle of Crapspedia (the orange dangly ones) Bundle of Crocosmia (Billy Bob… the little yellow balls) […]

When beauty queens go political

When beauty queens go political

Imagine a beauty pageant, and you’re probably picturing a relay of stunning women with huge hair, some tearful pleas for world peace, and a tiara-based cat-fight. But beyond the diamantes and the swimsuit round, the contestants are getting ever-more political. Beauty queens in Chile, Turkey, Lebanon, Myanmar, Peru and the US have all made headlines […]

Giving Your Guest The Bird

Giving Your Guest The Bird

On November 26th giving someone the bird is not only acceptable but down right tasty especially if the bird in question is a turkey. This week, many American families will gather around the lunch or (and?) dinner table, feasting on a Thanksgiving meal centered on turkey. It’s a celebration of many things, but historically, stems […]

The Film Academy’s Ninth Annual Governors Awards

The Film Academy’s Ninth Annual Governors Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As Hollywood continues reeling from the growing sexual harassment scandal, the first Oscars of awards season are being presented to four film-industry veterans. The film academy’s ninth annual Governors Awards ceremony Saturday will celebrate the careers of writer-director Charles Burnett, cinematographer Owen Roizman, actor Donald Sutherland and director Agnes Varda. Each […]

Danica Roem, The First Transgender Legislator (It’s About Damn Time”)

Danica Roem, The First Transgender Legislator (It’s About Damn Time”)

The city’s first openly transgender lawmaker was voted into office Tuesday, a milestone for the local LGBTQ community that was among the victories transgender candidates won nationwide on Election Day. Raven Matherne, 29, who is believed to be the state’s first transgender lawmaker, won a seat on Stamford’s Board of Representatives. She ran as part […]