military

Jan 28, 2013

Women in Combat, Norovirus, and Manti Te’o Songified [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

Katie Couric pushed Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o for some answers about his fake-dead-girlfriend controversy. And because the internet is beautiful, the Gregory Brothers songified it. Why, why, Manti?

Dec 28, 2012

Valuable Vests for Less Than $20! [8 Under $20]

I started my winter break internship this week, and it obviously called for a major shopping trip before I hit the Big Apple last weekend. I visited a few the stores and came home with sweaters, skirts, dresses and countless other bags that didn't make my wallet happy.

Aug 13, 2012

Paul Ryan, Olympic Closing Ceremonies, the Spice Girls, and More! [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

It's ok, you don't have to admit that you spent the entire week crying and watching the Olympics. We rounded up the top news stories for you, and they're all right here.

Oct 1, 2010

Duke It Out: Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

Last week, the Senate voted not to repeal the military's 'don't ask, don't tell' policy - a policy that's essentially a band-aid for the absence of gay rights in the military. The policy, which was introduced in 1993, has essentially stood all of this time as a way of saying 'you can be gay in the military, as long as nobody knows about it'.

Aug 23, 2010

Wardrobe Wish List: Anthropologie’s D’Armee Dress

Military-inspired clothing is one of the biggest trends for fall, and while I’m not opposed to the idea, I am having a hard time picturing it fitting into my wardrobe. The trend is so tough and structured that it’s hard to imagine it meshing well with my girly floral dresses or my rocker-chick leather boots (which have enough tough all on their own).

Aug 17, 2010

8 Under $20: Military

This season, the G.I. Joe military inspired style is marching onto runways and blowing up clothing racks everywhere. At first (it's hard to believe now) I was frustrated with the new bold style (totally in for fall). I have broad shoulders and let's just say the manly military explosion does not get friendly with my curves.

Nov 11, 2009

Show Those Veterans Some Gratitude

It’s Veteran’s Day and everybody is finding their own way to honor the men and women who have and are currently serving in the armed forces. This morning, Bon Jovi performed at Rockefeller Center in NYC and invited all local military personnel, their families and civilian volunteers to come be a part of the festivities.