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  1. Outdated and Outstanding: A Perfect Video From 2014We rarely do this: cover something that’s not “of the moment” – and I’m not sure this week’s feature could be any less of the moment. In fact, […]
  2. Nearly 75 Percent of the Top Political Donors in 2014 Were MenThe Sunlight Foundation and the Center for Responsive Politics look at who spent the most during the midterms.
  3. the bechdel test
    2014 Was an Especially Bad Year for Female Characters in FilmGood luck, 2015.
  4. Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Pipeline Bill… just as his administration promised to do for months. 
  5. 2014
    How to Do Pop Culture the Steven Soderbergh WayThe director wrote a diary of all the media he consumed in 2014.
  6. what happened?
    2014 Was the Worst Year for Movie Attendance Since 1995Thanks, in part, to underperforming summer sequels.
  7. out with a bang
    Last New Year’s, I Resolved to Laugh and Orgasm. Every Day.Spoiler: I kept those resolutions.
  8. The Other Critics
    Bâtard Wins 2014The major critics agree that it’s the year’s very best new restaurant.
  9. street style olympics
    The Best-Dressed Street-Style Stars of 2014, a RankingJenna Lyons, Eva Chen, Yasmin Sewell, a total nobody, and some men.
  10. the cut portfolio
    The Cut’s Wildest, Most Vibrant Photographs of the YearIncluding tattoos, rodeo queens, furry eyebrows, Fashion Week, and so much more.
  11. year in review
    The Fug Girls: The Best and Worst Red-Carpet Moments of 2014Bibs, sheer jumpsuits over hot pants, and so much more. 
  12. movies
    See a Beautifully Edited Supercut of Some of This Year’s Best FilmsWho knew Birdman could make Godzilla look so good?
  13. early and often
    Liberal Policies Win; Liberal Candidates LoseThe vast majority of Americans hold muddled political opinions. 
  14. Why Isn’t the Improving Economy Helping Democrats? The economy is doing better and growing faster than it was in 2012. But that is not translating into gains at the polls for Democrats. 
  15. What Happens When Republicans Take the Senate?Back again so soon, government shutdown? 
  16. street comber
    NYFW Street Style, Day 3: Bright Coats & Fur AccentsAnd a hint of winter white.
  17. shopping
    21 Best Basics to Wear in the New YearA clean slate and a new palette for 2o14.
  18. 45 Comedy Things We’re Looking Forward to in 20142014 is poised to be an especially exciting year in comedy with a whole shit-ton of high-profile movies, shows, standup specials, books, web […]
  19. astrologifs
    Astrology GIFs for the Week of December 30, 2013Make your resolution to always read your horoscope.
  20. More Sources Say NBC Is Looking to Replace Leno with Fallon in 2014 Late last year, The NY Daily News reported that NBC was exploring the option of replacing Jay Leno with Jimmy Fallon as host of The Tonight […]
  21. early and awkward
    Cory Booker Nudging Old Frank Lautenberg Toward the Door“He’s been there for a long time.”
  22. Booker Runs Toward Obama and Away From ChristieHow the president helped the Newark mayor decide on 2014.