Edith Head was a celebrated Hollywood costume designer. Her 35 Oscar nominations and 8 wins make her not only the most honored costume designer but the most honored woman in any category in Academy Award history, to date. Google has marked the 116th anniversary of her birth (October 28, 1897) with a gorgeous tributary Google Doodle today. ... [Read More]
Today, October 25th is Frankenstein Friday!
The unofficial holiday has been celebrated each year on the last Friday of October since 1997. Its creator, Ron MacCloskey of Westfield, New Jersey, dreamed it up as a way to keep the legacy of Frankenstein alive and pay homage to the "mother" and "father" of one of the greatest horror stories ever told - Mary Shelley, who ... [Read More]
WARNING: If you have even an ounce of respect for women, your blood pressure may go through the roof after reading this. "I realized that women love presents like dogs love treats. Just as an unfriendly dog wouldn’t deny a tasty treat, any beautiful girl can be bribed into giving you a first date."
This is an actual statement made by a guy named Brandon Wade ... [Read More]
Move over vadering and planking, the latest photo fad sweeping the web is #Mamming, where women, and some super awesome men, put their breasts on random objects and Instagram pics, all in an effort to encourage women to get a mammogram.
Advertising professionals Michelle Jaret and Michelle Lamont created the This Is Mamming campaign with the idea that the curated images will make women feel a little less ... [Read More]
Meet Queenie Liao... visionary artist and loving mother. The wondrous possibilities that come from dreams are what led this Woman You Should Know to create a magical photo series featuring her baby son Wengenn as the precious star of his own imaginative, sleepy time adventures.
She calls the series Wengenn in Wonderland ... [Read More]
Saturday is Make a Difference Day, the largest national day of community service, and an opportunity to honor and celebrate volunteerism. We always say at WYSK, “you don’t have to be moving mountains to make a difference”, and that is exactly what this day is about!
Make A Difference Day promotes civic engagement and connects people with opportunities to serve. It’s also a chance to inspire and ... [Read More]
By John Marcotte - We went to the local Halloween superstore for some supplies. While we were browsing, my wife Patti noticed they had a "Boys Career" section, complete with doctor, fireman and astronaut costumes.
We thought it would be interesting to compare the boys’ choices with the choices the girls were given in their career section. Would the girls get equivalent options? ... [Read More]
By Matthew D. Della Porta , Ph.D.
First of all, we're sorry. We're sorry that although we look like men, we often act like boys. We're not even sure what it means to be men anymore. As we grow up, we learn that to be happy is to be self-indulgent and self-centered. We try to make enough money so that we can have the right TV ... [Read More]