Daily Archives: September 29, 2022

10 Books and Texts That Are Actually Impossible to Read

A book with strange text and illustrations.

Impossible is a word that gets thrown around a lot when it comes to reading. It’s often used hyperbolically to describe difficult classics, and that’s exactly what a Google search of “books that are impossible to read” leads to. While some texts are basically unreadable, not many are truly impossible to consume. Below are 10 […]

Must Read: Billie Eilish’s Second Fragrance Is Here, Why Sustainability Is Still Missing From Fashion Month


Photo: Shirlaine Forrest/Getty Images for Live Nation UK These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday. Billie Eilish’s second fragrance is here The Grammy-winning musician is launching her second scent, Eilish No.2, in partnership with Parlux, a global manufacturing company in the beauty space. The new fragrance is expected to surpass the $60-million […]

Nepal Government, UN Agency Seek Investors for Latest Cash Crop to Boom in Countrys East — Global Issues

Nepal Government UN Agency Seek Investors for Latest Cash Crop - Nepal Government, UN Agency Seek Investors for Latest Cash Crop to Boom in Countrys East — Global Issues

Large cardamom grower Kaushila Moktan at her farm in Salakpur, eastern Nepal. Credit: Birat Anupam/IPS by Birat Anupam (salakpur, nepal) Thursday, September 29, 2022 Inter Press Service SALAKPUR, Nepal, Sep 29 (IPS) – Two and a half hours’ drive north from Kakarbhitta, Nepal’s eastern-most border crossing with giant neighbour India, lies the hilly hamlet of Salakpur […]

Tim Burton’s “The Corpse Bride” Has Arrived In a New Makeup Collection — See Photos

The full Corpse Bride collection from SHEGLAM including an eyeshadow palette lipsticks and glitter gels.

Since it hit theaters in 2005, Tim Burton’s stop-motion movie Corpse Bride has become a cult classic — and a go-to Halloween costume for anyone looking for an eerie-yet-ethereal haunted bride aesthetic. The titular bride, Emily, has a ghostly blue pallor and flowing blue hair and wears a tattered wedding gown and torn veil, prime material […]

Tragedy off the coast of Lebanon, and protests in Iran | News

A roman mosaic near the entrance of the National Museum of Beirut [Maghie Ghali/Al Jazeera]

Here’s a round-up of Al Jazeera’s Middle East coverage this week. A harrowing story from the eastern Mediterranean Sea, protesters are still demanding change in Iran, and the death of one of the Muslim world’s leading religious scholars. Here’s your round-up, written by Abubakr Al-Shamahi, Al Jazeera Digital’s Middle East and North Africa editor.  The […]

Great Outfits in Fashion History: Hayley Williams’ Bow-Adorned Mini Dress

Paramore's Hayley Williams at the 2008 People's Choice Awards

Paramore’s Hayley Williams at the 2008 People’s Choice Awards Photo: Christopher Polk/Getty Images for PCA There are perfectly good celebrity style moments, and then there are the looks that really stick with you, the ones you try desperately to recreate at home. In ‘Great Outfits in Fashion History,’ Fashionista editors are revisiting their all-time favorite […]