A new company is bringing the engineering savvy of rocket science to the design of the high-heeled shoe. Can stilettos that are actually comfortable to wear change centuries’ worth of symbolism?
Mattel’s new Barbies, varied in their body shapes and their skin tones, suggest the company has calculated that diversity is good business.
Whitney Cummings’s new HBO special, I’m Your Girlfriend, often sounds like a TED Talk. It’s in good company.
From frumpy, high-’90s blazers to sleek, modern pencil skirts, the clothing The X-Files’ doctor chose for herself reflected her character—and the era she lived in.
The Internet is allowing a return to age-old, communal forms of mourning. That makes some people uncomfortable.
The perky sitcom, now entering its second season on TV Land, embodies the current confusion about what it means to be an adult.
We have officially reached Peak Shabby Chic.
The actor may well be remembered for playing villains, but the roles that found him lovelorn deserve just as much celebration.
Target’s latest collaboration—with the spinning brand SoulCycle—hints at the many ways that exercise has infiltrated fashion.
The State of the Union, as a speech, is technically delivered by the president. As an event, though, its performance…
At the Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism Architecture, curators are considering the creativity required to create counterfeit goods.
At the Golden Globes on Sunday, a feather-ruffling host and some expletive-laden speeches elevated an awards-show standby.
In December, when the 2016 Golden Globes nominees were announced, the awards’ official Twitter account made an extremely unfortunate mistake…
Fashion houses, and brands in general, are capitalizing on the marketing value of inclusion.
Superstore is one of a handful of sitcoms offering something just as valuable as artistry: easy, uncomplicated escapism.
How St. Nick went from “beloved icon” to “beloved lie”
The song’s message of peace helped bring about the Christmas Truce during World War I.
Rey, the franchise’s newest breakout star, is a heroine fans can finally feel good about liking.
The latest Tina Fey-and-Amy Poehler vehicle isn’t a great movie. But it stars a really great friendship.
He’s got spiders in his brain and garlic in his soul.
The Christmas classic, which turns 25 this year, takes maniacal delight in the shooting/stabbing/scalding of its two bumbling burglars.