The photo above features my homeboy, silent movie producer Harold Lloyd. Seen here in 1971 while tending to his year round Christmas tree display, the story of his collection, his home, and his personal history are utterly fascinating. If you live in LA and want to stalk this house for me, feel free to send me pics. I’m totally down for that.
Speaking of stalking rad old stuff, here a play-by-play-deep-in-the-google-maps look at the opening credits of Punky Brewster. Yass.
10 Things food banks need (right now) but will never ask for.
This is an in-depth look at Barney’s 2014 holiday windows inspired by Baz Lurman, and they are even weirder that you would think.
Quick article on how to support sexual assault survivors (past and present) in the wake of the Rolling Stone scandal. Hint: avoid victim blaming and vocally shut it down when you hear it coming from others, be it in person, on line, or off the cuff. Those comments are not okay. Ever.
Here are the snazziest pajamas I’ve ever seen.
The 35 most hipster things that happened in 2014. Cliff notes version: beards were big.
Salty brownies? Oh hell yeah.
Did someone say food? Recipe puppy is a genius. You just type in some ingredients from your pantry and he spits out a recipe. Thanks, recipe puppy!
A retrospective look at Christmas at the White House. And I’ll be there later this week, woot woot!
And because weird Christmas lights are my most favorite thing, I’m telling you, you need to see this house’s lights set to the Lion King’s Circle of Life. You’re welcome.