Art & Style

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DEREK ZOOLANDER AND HANSEL ARE REPPING VALENTINO AGAIN

  Actors Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson recently delighted fans of their 2001 comedy Zoolander by reprising their respective roles as male supermodels Derek Z00lander and Hansel, crashing Valentino’s Fall/Winter 2015 runway showcase. But the duo didn’t stop there. After the stunt, they posed with models Xiao Wen Ju and Tilda Lindstam at the Eiffel Tower,

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ARTIST NATALIE FLETCHER BODY PAINTS HUMAN CANVASES INTO SCENIC LANDSCAPES

Oregon based artist, Natalie Fletcher, is a master at the craft of body painting. She’s been publicly spotlighted for her colorfully mind-bending – free hand – works, below, and for winning GSN network’s Skin Wars. Now she’s moving on to using her human canvases to showcase scenic landscapes across America, as part of her 100 Bodies

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PC MUSIC’S ‘HEY QT’ GETS A VIDEO WHICH DOUBLES AS A ENERGY DRINK AD

In 2014, music makers, SOPHIE and A.G. Cook of PC Music, produced a bubbly dance track titled Hey QT for performance artist, QT – Quinn Thomas in full. PC Music’s soundcloud only shared a brief snippet of the song, leaving fans wanting more. 7 months after the tease, an official video for QT‘s debut single with XL Recordings has arrived on the singer’s

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CHARLI XCX POKES FUN AT THE SELFIE AND FAME OBSESSED IN HER NEW MUSIC VIDEO: WATCH

Charli XCX recently released her latest single and its music video – presented by the 2015 YouTube Music Awards – titled Famous. The edgy pop track is about a wild night out with a lady friend. For the tune’s visuals, above, Eric Wareheim took on directing the project towards a dark theme that satirizes the downsides of internet connected culture. “This

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YLTI’S BARS HAVE ‘NO END’ ON NEW TRACK

Only the strong survive, but bitch you can see my ribs. Idaho based rapper, Ylti, recently dropped a random new offering on his popular soundcloud account. The Elevate produced track, above, finds the lyricist praising his own self confidence while expressing his disdain for being an opening act opposed to a headliner, as he has in

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RIHANNA BECOMES THE FIRST COLORED MODEL TO FRONT A DIOR CAMPAIGN

Dior is 2000-and-late with their latest campaign featuring Rihanna. Though the fashion house has been around for over 70 years, Dior is finally embracing ethnicity by hiring global superstar, fashion icon and Spotify’s “most streamed artist in the world”, Rihanna, for their “Secret Garden” and “J’adore Dior” campaigns that will be shot by Steven Klein at the

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BYRDIE BELL IS BRANCHING OUT ON NEW BRAVO SITCOM ‘ODD MOM OUT’

New Yorker, and all around fabulous person, Byrdie Bell, is not just a predominately indie film actress anymore. The stylish front row fixture and muse of Derek Blasberg‘s great Classy and Very Classy books will be upping her IMDb credits with a role on the Bravo television’s new sitcom – a first for the network – Odd

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GETTING TO KNOW LAUREN AVERY

To be perfectly honest, I had never heard of internet personality, actress, singer and model, Lauren Avery, until around 5:30 A.M. this morning. I woke up earlier than I care to and did my normal routine of tea and blog perusing as a result. That’s when I stumbled upon Dazed Digital’s premiere of the Lauren Avery (starring

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5 THINGS I’M LOVING THIS WEEK

Whether it’s a hot new hip-hop song from an up and comer or a promising preview of a new TV show that hasn’t yet premiered, here are 5 things I’m loving – and recommending – this week: 1. Shift K3Y’s ‘Name & Number’ music video UK singer/producer, Shift K3Y, has been making industry waves across

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6 WAYS TO LESSEN YOUR CHANCES OF GETTING OR SPREADING EBOLA USING EBOLA JOKE MEMES

Ebola is here. The virus that has taken many lives in Africa is making an appearance in the United States and has already claimed one American life so far. News outlets are encouraging people not to panic while simultaneously over-promoting the existence of this worldwide epidemic. I personally think panic is understandable, because let’s face it.

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10 APPARENT REASONS WHY DAISY LOLA IS THIS WEEK’S ‘WOMAN CRUSH WEDNESDAY’

Unless you’re a rampant Tumblr user, you may not have heard of Daisy Lola. If you’re unfamiliar with the popular blogger, witty journalist and all around babe, it’s time for you get to know her. It’ll definitely be your loss if you don’t. Daisy has maintained a increasingly healthy online fan base since transitioning from teen to

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FUNNY OR DIE POKES FUN AT DR. BEN CARSON’S OPINION ON HOMOSEXUALITY BEING A CHOICE: WATCH

Retired neural surgeon and potential republican presidential nominee, Dr. Ben Carson, recently outraged the LGBTQ community when he alleged that homosexuality is a choice. In an effort to put a more positive – meaning positively funny – spin on an upsetting situation, comedy outlet Funny Or Die‘s News department tackles Carson’s claims by interviewing random people on

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A NEW YEAR, A NEW RAMRANTS.COM

I’ll never forget the first time a friend gave me critical feedback on the new redesign of RAMrants.com, which took place over the summer of 2014. What I thought was going to be predominate praise (Because I felt I had worked really hard on it and like the results!) turned into a short-list of little improvements

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5 THINGS I’M LOVING THIS WEEK

Whether it’s a hot new hip-hop song from an up and comer or a promising preview of a new TV show that hasn’t yet premiered, here are 5 things I’m loving – and recommending – this week: 1. Shift K3Y’s ‘Name & Number’ music video UK singer/producer, Shift K3Y, has been making industry waves across

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COLORBLINDNESS SUFFERERS EXPERIENCE COLOR FOR THE FIRST TIME: WATCH

According to the Valspar company, nearly 300 million people experience the world without color every day. To help combat those statistics, the paint makers partnered with lens specialists, EnChroma, to create a video, above, revealing the effect EnChroma’s new eyeshade lenses have on helping colorblindness sufferers see chromaticity. A powerful video that will most definitely remind you not to

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5 VIDEO GAMES I CAN’T WAIT FOR IN 2015

With the impending release of a slew of hot titles for major gaming consoles, it’s a good time to be a Playstation 4 or X-Box One owner. Being partial to action-packed, thought provoking, horror orientated games, (my apologies to the faint of heart) here are five titles I’m excited to play throughout the course of 2015: 1.

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DIVERSE EMOJI ARE COMING: LOOK

About time, Apple. Apple Computers has teased a developed set of racially diverse emoji the Cupertino based company plans to release on its mobile devices in a future update. If you don’t know what emoji are, get educated. The new emoji are simply the former collection offered, however, a feature has been added allowing users to change the skin tone of the

Leisure

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DEREK ZOOLANDER AND HANSEL ARE REPPING VALENTINO AGAIN

  Actors Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson recently delighted fans of their 2001 comedy Zoolander by reprising their respective roles as male supermodels Derek Z00lander and Hansel, crashing Valentino’s Fall/Winter 2015 runway showcase. But the duo didn’t stop there. After the stunt, they posed with models Xiao Wen Ju and Tilda Lindstam at the Eiffel Tower,

A DEVIOUS SCREENING

If you’ve been following me on twitter, you’d know that I’m a huge fan of the Lifetime Network television show Devious Maids. The second season is debuting soon (4/20/2014 at 10 PM, don’t miss it!) and the Lifetime Network hosted an exclusive event for fans (otherwise known as the #DeviousArmy) of the show, an event

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DEREK ZOOLANDER AND HANSEL ARE REPPING VALENTINO AGAIN

  Actors Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson recently delighted fans of their 2001 comedy Zoolander by reprising their respective roles as male supermodels Derek Z00lander and Hansel, crashing Valentino’s Fall/Winter 2015 runway showcase. But the duo didn’t stop there. After the stunt, they posed with models Xiao Wen Ju and Tilda Lindstam at the Eiffel Tower,

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WE NEED ONE OF THESE IN AMERICA: ART IN ISLAND’S INTERACTIVE ART MUSEUM

Art In Island, an interactive gallery in the Philippines, is a selfie lover’s dream. The popular tourist exhibit inhabits a former bus station and showcases various stations of artwork formed using depth and perception defying techniques, providing different immersive experiences for the viewer. “Here, art paintings are not complete if you are not with them, if you don’t take pictures with

Music

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PC MUSIC’S ‘HEY QT’ GETS A VIDEO WHICH DOUBLES AS A ENERGY DRINK AD

In 2014, music makers, SOPHIE and A.G. Cook of PC Music, produced a bubbly dance track titled Hey QT for performance artist, QT – Quinn Thomas in full. PC Music’s soundcloud only shared a brief snippet of the song, leaving fans wanting more. 7 months after the tease, an official video for QT‘s debut single with XL Recordings has arrived on the singer’s

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TUMBLR ACCOUNT SHARES AWESOMELY BAD EXCERPTS FROM ‘FIFTY SHADES OF GREY’ BOOKS

A Tumblr account that goes by the moniker Mr. Destructo has recently been gaining viral attention for a series of posts entitled “I’m opening ’50 Shades of Grey’ to a random page and posting what I find.” In the posts, below, Mr. Destructo (writer, Jeb Lund) provides his own, hilarious spin on the E.L. James erotica trilogy that’s allegedly fan-fiction based

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6 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD WATCH ‘UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT’

I was at home, looking for something to watch on Netflix when I stumbled upon the streaming service’s new original series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. Falling in love with the Tina Fey and Robert Carlock created series, I binge-watched it throughout a glorious, hilarity-filled weekend and am now recommending 6 reasons why you could easily do the same:

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