5 shows | freshman class of ’16

5 shows | freshman class of ’16

The best new TV shows of the year helped drown out politics and keep us all (somewhat) sane.

isn’t it iconic? | ‘new years day’

isn’t it iconic? | ‘new years day’

While everyone else is singing ‘Auld Lang Syne’, we prefer the vocal stylings of ABBA in the somewhat forgotten number.

musing about patti labelle

musing about patti labelle

With a personality as colossal as her vocal chops, Patti Labelle has been a national treasure since she entered the musical spotlight in the 1960s.

5 videos — denim nation

5 videos — denim nation

The designer jeans explosion of the 70s and 80s owes a lot to television.

isn’t it iconic | arcadia

isn’t it iconic | arcadia

Duran Duran went goth for Arcadia’s one and only record.

musing about hillary clinton

musing about hillary clinton

Born on October 26, 1947, Hillary Rodham grew up in the Chicago suburb of Park Ridge, Illinois.

6 videos – mock the vote

6 videos – mock the vote

Thank god our long, national election nightmare is almost over. Yay!

isn’t it iconic | michael + diana

isn’t it iconic | michael + diana

Tips on how to cop the matching black and white androgynous style of these two superstars from Diana’s 1981 TV special.

grunge, wearing out its welcome

grunge, wearing out its welcome

Revisiting the infamous Perry Ellis show that got Marc Jacobs fired and made him a star.

musing about pat benatar

musing about pat benatar

When Pat Benatar wore tights onstage, she hadn’t planned for a revolution.

dressing the part | the lost boys

dressing the part | the lost boys

With its rock ‘n’ roll-meets-Victorian sensibility, The Lost Boys ushered in a new generation of pop culture vampires.

isn’t it iconic? | the jordache look

isn’t it iconic? | the jordache look

A tight tush, glossy lips, and second-skin jeans. That’s what the ‘Jordache look’ was made of.