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Tips for disaster-free entertaining

Those of us who entertain pretty much always have a few disaster stories. I'll never forget the time I spent half a day slowly simmering a pot of coq au vin for a fall dinner party only to accidentally dump an industrial-size portion of black pepper on top (curses, loose-lidded pepper container!). Show More Summary

What the Hell Did Dianna Agron Do to Deserve This Life

Fair-haired, symmetrical actress Dianna Agron recently redesigned the backyard of her Hollywood Hills mansion to have a dinner party with her girlfriends. Said dinner party was photographed by the home design site Domaine and catered by Agron's chef friend Megan Mitchell. Read more...

Uber Is Looking To Hire An Opposition Researcher Who Can 'Weaponize Facts' Against The Taxi Industry

Uber has come under fire this week. The company's SVP of business, Emil Michael, suggested at a dinner party that Uber hire a team of opposition researchers to dig up dirt on the company's critics, including journalists. A new report from BuzzFeed suggests Uber has looked to hire an opposition researcher. Show More Summary

Style Your Holiday Dinner Parties With Pom-Pom Place Cards

The following post was originally featured on Organize and Decorate Everything and written by Leanne Jacobs, who is part of POPSUGAR Select Home. I know you all love place cards as much as I do and want to find that perfect one for your holiday table, so I'm really happy to share another beautiful place card idea with you. Show More Summary

The Bristol's Strength: The Chef Chris Pandel Difference

Filming in Chris Pandel's kitchen at The Bristol for the upcoming Dinner Party was just plain fun. Relaxed and unassuming, Pandel just might be one of the best chefs in Chicago. Like the majority of our city's top chefs, Pandel believes in utilizing small farms. Show More Summary

At Holiday Party, Obama Encounters a Guest With Family Ties

The White House hosted a dinner on Wednesday night for hundreds of immigration advocates and lawyers, including Margaret Wong, who represented two members of President Obama's family who sought legal immigration status.

Watch The Unreleased Marilyn Manson Video In Which Lana Del Rey Is Raped

Sometimes, unreleased videos stay unreleased for a reason. Sometime in the last couple of years, Hostel director Eli Roth made a dark and disturbing video for Marilyn Manson. The video shows a freakish dinner party, an indiscriminate highway shooting, and, in a particularly nasty moment, Roth himself raping Lana Del Rey. During an interview with [...]

How To Delete Your Uber Account (And Not Just The App)

Anti-Uber sentiment has swept the public in the wake of the infamous “dinner party” controversy, in which a company executive threatened to dig up dirt to smear a female tech journalist. Public outrage has spurred numerous calls to action, trying to convince people to delete the app. Show More Summary

With A Little Help From Your Cheesemonger

This is Molly. She works at The Cheese Store of Silverlake, one of my favorite places to shop before a dinner party, and recently I decided to go in without an agenda. “Look Molly,” I said, “usually I come in here with a recipe and then just get the stuff I need, but this time [...]

An Uber Error In Judgment: When Tech Execs Behave Badly

At a dinner party in New York last Friday, an Uber mistake of epic proportions took place: Emil Michael, senior vice president of business for the ride-sharing company, made social conversation out of threats to disgrace PandoDaily's Sarah Lacy, a female tech journalist who has repeatedly criticized the company. Show More Summary

SNL's Cecily Strong To Host Next Year's White House Correspondents Dinner! Find Out How She Landed The Honor HERE!

She may be The Girl You Wish You Hadn't Started A Conversation With At A Party, but on April 25th, 2015, she's going to be the talk of the biggest party in Washington! The White House Correspondents Dinner has already found its host for 2015, and it's none other that Saturday Night Live star Cecily Strong! [ [...]

Cecily Strong announced as White House Correspondents’ Dinner host

The Girl You Wish You Hadn't Started a Conversation With at a Party will soon mingle with the president, members of the press and other Washington movers and shakers. Saturday Night Live cast member Cecily Strong is scheduled to host...Show More Summary

SNL's Favorite Drunk Girl to Host White House Correspondents' Dinner

Cecily Strong, former Weekend Update cohost andfamous channeler of the girl you wish you never started a conversation with at a party, will perform at the 2015 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner. Read more...

How to Have a Dinner Party

5 days agoOdd : The Hairpin

by Natalie Eve Garrett 1. Invite people who believe in food. A dinner party will be much more successful if everyone there believes that food really exists. Remember, it just takes one food skeptic to ruin the party. Also, don’t invite anyone who is afraid of food. 2. Show More Summary

So Uber isn’t going to fire that exec who suggested an attack on journalists

Uber, a famously combative company, is under fire for comments made by senior VP Emil Michael, who suggested at a dinner party that the company should dig up dirt on journalists, including Pando’s Sarah Lacy, in reaction to critical coverage. In an attempt to heal Uber’s name, chief executive Travis Kalanick came out on Twitter today to address the matter […]

Every Email Is a Ghost Story

You think you know someone. Then you find your college email account. Towards the end of a dinner party with four old friends, when the wine gave way to whiskey, we began reminiscing. The subject turned to how much we didn’t remember from those years and an alarming fact surfaced: Someone at the table had […]

10 Unique Hostess Gifts for the Stylish & Chic

As the holiday season draws closer, it's inevitable that you will be invited as a guest to a dinner or holiday party. Say goodbye to bringing that same old bottle of wine and get creative with these stylish hostess gift ideas. Or, if...Show More Summary

Thank You, Internet: Tiny Hamsters Share Thanksgiving Dinner With Rat And Rabbit (All in Pilgrim Hats)

5 days agoOdd : Geekologie

This is Episode 4 of HelloDenizen's Tiny Hamsters Eating Tiny Things (previously: a burrito, hedgehog birthday party, and the Takeru Kobayashi competitive eating contest). This time two tiny hamsters gathered their pals the fluffy bunny and little rat and enjoyed a Thanksgiving feast cooked by a human friend. Show More Summary

Uber CEO Throws Uber Executive Under The Bus For The Company's Latest Face-Plant

Uber's management team has had a lot of foot-in-mouth moments of late. Most recently, Uber SVP Emil Michael made a disturbing comment at a dinner party he thought was off the record. Michael allegedly suggested Uber spend millions of dollars hiring people to investigate the private lives of its most vocal media critics and air their dirty laundry. Show More Summary

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