It's not my job: Simon Doonan, the fashion guru, got the test on Microsoft Windows. BILL KURTIS wired: now, some people may not be called fashion science, but these people don't need, like some of us on Easter Sunday to clear up the Croatian bar should be what to wear. PETER...
Foreign policy: lingerie store redefines' support ' Enlarge this picture. A Saudi woman wears a seat belt before driving in jeddah, in western Saudi Arabia. On June 17, some Saudi women drove their cars in response to a nationwide campaign to break the ban on women driving. Michael Bou-Nacklie/Michael Bou-Nacklie. Aaron Knickmeyer is...
The Saudi ordinance bans men from selling underwear. Melissa Block interviewed the Saudi writer and women's rights advocate Reem Asaad, who launched a campaign in 2008 to boycott lingerie shops that only hire men. Saudi Arabia's new royal decree bans men from selling underwear. Robert siegel, host: From NPR news, this is...
Israel - Palestine and underwear source campaign. In recent years, the conflict between Israel and the palestinians has been fought on a battlefield of just a few square feet. This is the label of consumer goods produced in Israel's occupied territories. Last year, for example, the European Union instructed member states...
J. Geils Band co-founder and guitarist John "Jay" Geils, Jr. passed away on Tuesday at age 71 in Groton, Massachusetts, an hour's drive northwest of Boston. His namesake group has in the days since been fondly remembered for its decade-straddling career and its unlikely journey from Boston bar-rock heroes...
In the anxious years after World War II, crusaders for decency accused many comic books of promoting deviant behavior. In the case of Wonder Woman, at least, the bluenoses were entirely correct. Some of the vintage Wonder Woman panels reproduced in Professor Marston and the Wonder Women are seriously...
Many plays have been called "kitchen sink" dramas because of their attempts at realism, but Oh My Sweet Land takes that to the extreme. It uses not just the sink but also the stove, the refrigerator, a chopping board and a very big knife — and it's being performed...
Susannah Mushatt Jones, who was believed to be the world's oldest person at 116, has died in New York. Known as Miss Susie to her friends and family, she reportedly had a penchant for bacon and lingerie. The Gerontology Research Group (which verifies and tracks the most elderly people in...
In recent years the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has been playing out on a battleground that's barely a couple square inches in size. It's the labels of consumer goods produced in areas under Israeli occupation. Last year the European Union, for example, instructed member countries to not allow imports of products from...
Painted lips, slicked-back hair and pumping fists form the core of Matt Wolf's documentary Teenage, an impressionistic history of how our concept of the teenager came to be. Composed almost entirely of dazzling archival footage — young people laboring, exercising, fighting, dancing, drinking and playing — the film traces...