Saturday , 25 October 2014

7 Horrifying Lessons Learned Directing A Porno


We think we have a rough idea of how porn movies work: actors shoot dozens of films a week, everyone’s on drugs all the time, corny music plays constantly, etc. We’ve gone deeper (giggle) into the world of porn with this piece about life as a male porn star. But that man was controlling the dick — who controls the ... Read More »

5 Stupid Things You Do in the Locker Room


The gym locker room is a place to catch your breath, scrub up, and congratulate yourself after crushing a tough workout. But it’s also a breeding ground for bacteria. “The warm and moist environment in the locker room allows for germs and bacteria to be found everywhere,” says Jack Foley, ATC, director of sports medicine and head athletic trainer at ... Read More »

Brad Pitt Gets Literally Upstaged By Louis C.K. on Between Two Ferns


We shouldn’t really be surprised anymore when huge celebrities appear on Zach Galifianakis’s Between Two Ferns—after all, they got the president to play along—but it’s still somehow a little stunning to see Brad Pitt, King of Hollywood, sitting down between those plants. Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis: Brad Pitt from Zach Galifianakis Read More »

Serve A Crowd With Screwdriver Sangria


In preparation for my big move to Brooklyn at the end of the month, I have done a massssssive purge of everything in my apartment that I don’t want but is in too good a shape to trash, and am having a big ol’ apartment sale/giveaway extravaganza this weekend. I’m planning on serving some snacks and, most importantly, day-appropriate cocktails. ... Read More »

Look Fast At The New ‘Playboy South Africa’ Cover


If you’re in charge of choosing the cover photo for the South African edition of Playboy Magazine, you’re always looking for ways to stand out from the pack. And if the cover of the magazine’s latest issue is any indication, it appears as though whoever is in charge is quite good at what they do, as it features a pretty ... Read More »

8 Weird US Sex Laws


 Sex is an intimate act between two people … except for when government is also involved. Some of the strangest laws of the land relating to the horizontal tango: In New Hampshire, it’s illegal to cheat on your spouse—adultery being defined there, since the early 1800s, as “intercourse from which spurious issue [a child born out of wedlock] may arise.” ... Read More »

Staff Reactions to Drake’s “How About Now” (Leak)


Somehow, it seems, a high schooler from Georgia put Drake’s “How About Now” leak up on Soundcloud and of course we had to weigh in. Drake has steadily been releasing music this year with no album out to keep his name in our mouths, but he’s also been hinting at new work and a new record called Views From The ... Read More »

Apple’s iOS 8.1 Is Out Now


Apple launched iOS 8 with some major features absent. Some were meant to work with the company’s yet-to-be-released desktop OS, Yosemite. Others were presumably still being fine-tuned. Now, with the official release of iOS 8.1, Apple is finally bringing these holdouts to its mobile platform. First, some caveats. You’ll need to have OS X Yosemite installed to take advantage of ... Read More »

10 Things You Should Never Do at the Bar


When you go out tonight, remember that your bartender is the gatekeeper to your good time: He or she will see every move you make, and how you act could ultimately affect the speed of your service. We asked real barkeeps to reveal the common blunders that tick them off the most—and what you can do to make sure the ... Read More »

The 25 Best Things About Being A Grownup


I am turning 25 next week (Libras, represent!). A lot of my friends say you’re not an adult until you turn 25 years old, which is when your brain (allegedly) fully forms. It’s also when you’ve typically settled into adolescence with some kind of job or some kind of direction. On most days I lament getting older. Today I figured ... Read More »

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