Thirty years ago this month, the Topps Company released Garbage Pail Kids, a series of trading cards/stickers designed to parody Cabbage Patch Kids dolls. Both induced mania in the 1980s, made their companies millions, then almost in tandem, lost their mass appeal. Show More Summary
She may not have been Pageant Material, but Kacey Musgraves did make a go at the competitive life back in 2007, when she was a contestant on Nashville Star, the same reality program that gave rise to Miranda Lambert and Chris Young. Musgraves lost to raspy Alabamian Angela Hacker, coming...
I've done my best to try not think about that summer, but parenting toddlers is giving me flashbacks to my nights of balancing trays and wearing an apron. More » 8 Ways Having A Toddler Is Like Being A Cocktail Waitress is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Dennis Hastert Dennis Hastert looked like the clean member of Republican House leadership in the late 1990s and early 2000s. He didn't have affairs, that we knew of, like Newt Gingrich or Bob Livingston. He wasn't indicted for campaign finance violations or involved in the Jack Abramoff scandal like Tom DeLay. Show More Summary
Riley Curry is EVERYTHING, y'all!!! Yeah, sure, congrats to her daddy Stephen Curry on making it to the NBA Finals, yadda yadda, whatever… it's ALL about lil' Riley! While her daddy has been busy on the basketball court, Riley has really been the one taking us all storm, stealing the show at press conferences and captivating the [...]
Flashback Friday. I recently came upon the Jewish greeting card section at Target, way down on the bottom row. I could tell it was the Jewish section because all of the dividers that tell you what kind of card is in that slot (birthday, anniversary, etc.) had a Star of David on them. I was […]
Happy Flashback Friday, THG readers! In honor of this weekly occasion, we're going all the way back to 1999 with the stars of Cruel Intentions, as Reese Witherspoon, Sarah Michelle Gellar and Selma Blair proved yesterday that time has...Show More Summary
Many of us love to start our day with tea. Just tea! The variety of choices here is as wide as the world of tea! Many people like to start their day with a green or an oolong tea, but there are others of us who prefer to hit the morning hours with a nice strong pot of Pu’erh, Assam, or Breakfast Blend. Show More Summary
[‘SCUSE me, sir- um, before you blast whoever you’re gonna blast- it’s 17:00- how about my chow?] Outstanding photo of “Soldier and cat, 1940? is from Reddit, and I wish I could claim the headline, but it was provided by Arne.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Flashback Friday, Gif-tastic, Hoomin Interaction, kitteh
When The Wizard hit theaters shortly before Christmas in 1989, it was marketed as a legitimate motion picture, complete with stars like Fred Savage, Christian Slater, Jenny Lewis and Beau Bridges. But in reality, the whole thing was essentially a 96-minute commercial for Nintendo. They passed out free mini-issues of...
For many, the name Kim Carnes calls to mind one particular song title: "Bette Davis Eyes." That's what spending nine weeks at Number One on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1981 will do. Two years before that song hit the charts, though, Carnes was approached by country-pop superstar Kenny Rogers to work on...
Photos from the collection of Nikki Haskell. Last December, I re-introduced you to the fabulous Nikki Haskell. You may remember her as the host and producer of The Nikki Haskell Show, which aired more than 300 episodes on celebrity and fashion entertainment during the 1980s. Show More Summary
It was just a few months ago that Nene Leakes of The Real Housewives of Atlanta closed on her new home and now moving day has finally arrived! [FLASHBACK: Nene Leakes Purchases Multi-Million Dollar Mansion! (PHOTOS)] Nene and her family...Show More Summary
Here's a flashback for you all: Exactly one year ago, MSNBC's Touré bowed out from Twitter after starting a shitstorm for his thoughts on white privilege and Holocaust survival.
In 1953, two years before future country superstar Reba McEntire was born, songwriters Sammy Fain and Paul Francis Webster penned a tune that would later top both the pop and country charts, and be recorded by scores of artists along the way. "Secret Love" was written for inclusion in the...
Some iPhone users are getting a flashback to 2013 as a new version of the so-called “Unicode of Death” has returned to wreak havoc with their iMessages. The security exploit, which activates when someone sends you the message in the … Read more ›
From this night of touching flashbacks and hilarious moments, something that might surprise you is the fact that two of the funniest jokes on David Letterman's final Late Show hosting gig were actually written by a 21-year-old intern on the show. Not too shabby. Click To Continue Reading
New behind-the-scenes footage from the set of DC‘s Suicide Squad seems to confirm those rumors that Batman (Ben Affleck) may be making some sort of appearance in the film. No word on when the scenes are set (flashback or not) or if Batfleck was also on the set. Show More Summary
In hindsight, The Clash probably shouldn't have agreed to tour Asia and Australia in early 1982. Beyond the fact that it came midway through the tense Combat Rock sessions, promoters put together an insane schedule of 25 shows in a little over a month. And after five straight years on the road,...
Via Gawker: In a brief statement to People, Jim Bob and Michelle said last week that “that dark and difficult time caused us to seek God like never before.” Maybe that’s because Jim Bob publicly stated during his 2002 campaign for U.S. Show More Summary