January 24, 2013 |
Did you know what percent of women have avoided kissing a guy because he has facial hair? According to Gillette, the answer to that question is 66 percent. If you're one of the fearless woman who regularly kisses a bearded man, here's your chance to step into the spotlight. Gillette is inviting all facial hair-clad men and their significant others to participate in an experiment. Interested? Head to Pioneer Court at 401 N. Michigan from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday. The first step is the interview: Men will be asked a series of questions.
May 17, 2012 |
*1/2 (out of four) Morgan Spurlock evidently forgot that he was making a documentary, not a celeb hangout session. Sure, it's fun seeing executive producers Will Arnett and Jason Bateman discuss modern manhood while getting pedicures and massages. Yet the latest from a filmmaker (“Super Size Me,” “Where In the World is Osama Bin Laden?”) long focused on entertainment over enlightenment frequently prefers famous comedians making jokes over any useful examination of the film's central idea.
November 1, 2011
Pack away those razors, dudes. Whether you prefer "No Shave November" or "Movember," the next 30 days are a free-for-all for guys to cease shaving their facial hair to raise awareness for prostate cancer and other men's health issues . Already participating? See if you can be crowned the hairiest of them all in a fun contest we're hosting at RedEye. Send us a Day 1 photo of your clean-shaven face, then follow up with us on Nov. 30 to send us a Day 30 shot. The guys with the best "before" and "after" shots will win some sweet, and probably useful, prizes from the...
July 18, 2012 |
Bad date? There's now an app for that. Earlier this month, eharmony.com released a free Bad Date Rescue app. It automatically calls you with built-in excuses to ditch your bad date in the least-confrontational way possible - with charmingly lame excuses like "My sister is in labor" or "My boss needs my help. " This app has gone too far! Although the app is meant to end a bad date in a "fun and light" way, as one eHarmony rep put it, what it really does is allow users to avoid the potentially positive act of ditching a date.
March 3, 2013 |
Four score and seven billion Starbucks coffee cups ago, the Land of Lincoln gave the United States one hell of a president. It ain't all about the Benjamins now, baby. Back from the dead and more badass than ever, our 16th president has gained some massive name recognition - and is willing to work for just pennies. So dust off those history books young'uns, 'cause yer about to get yerselves' some schoolin'. What a comeback. Abraham Lincoln, the real American badass. The hottest man (not)
February 15, 2012
So you're at the game, and there's a brilliant/hilarious/crowd-pleasing thought you have to share with the Twitter world - right away. Should this behavior be encouraged or frowned upon? GO FOR IT Want to supplement your live sports experience with Twitter? Go for it. Live-tweeting during sporting events spurs lively debate among game watchers following you, and the best commentary usually surpasses the rehashing you'll hear on TV. Unlike, say, tweeting a performance of "Macbeth" from your seat in a...