Category Archive: Cultural Trends

Friday Field Notes: Boogie Shoes, Botox, Endangered Brazilians and the Best Makeup Tutorial Ever

It’s a late summer Friday and the Olympics are almost over which has me a little sad.  To hang on to both a little longer, I’m wrapping Friday Field notes around some Olympic… Continue reading

Friday Field Notes: Dictators, Supermodels, Feminists and a Sky Diving Queen

Happy Friday!  Here’s how I’m filling the dead air at dinner parties this weekend: 1) I can’t wait for the new documentary “About Face: Super Models Then and Now” that airs this Monday… Continue reading

Friday Field Notes: The Yin and Yang of Older Women, Harley Davidsons and The Universe.

Happy 4th of July week!  Here are the big and little bangs from this week that I think are worth talking about: 1. There’s nothing I love more than a fail of epic proportions.… Continue reading

Friday Field Notes: What do Male Strippers, Blue Tits and Scientology Have in Common?

Nothing really, except they all made news this week. What has more cheeze than a Cheeto? Male strippers!  But “Magic Mike” (a movie about male strippers) opened this weekend to pretty good reviews… Continue reading