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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘pop culture’

USPS Stamps: 2014 Line-Up Emphasizes Pop-Culture

Each time the Earth makes one revolution around the Sun, the denizens of the planet get excited for all of the new possibilities, opportunities, innovations, and creations that inevitably result with the coming of a new year – things such as new movies, TV shows, sports seasons, and music festivals. However, for those who consider themselves philatelists, or stamp collectors, …

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Regular Guy Tricks NYC into Thinking He’s a Huge Celebrity [VIDEO]

It’s undeniable that Americans are a celebrity-obsessed bunch. Take a look at what’s trending on Twitter or Yahoo, or any other online service that tracks buzz and you’l notice a trend; Kim Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian, Katie Holmes, Snooki, Snooki’s baby, Kim Kardashian again. Reality TV remains popular because it gives everyone the hope that someday, they too could be a …

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Another Re-Imagining of Famous Movie Posters

Kevin Tong is a freelance illustrator in Los Angelos, California. Included here is some of his work inspired by film favorites, with some other pop culture influences thrown in. You can purchase some of these, and others at Kevin Tong Illustration. Or you can also see his work on his Facebook Page. (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) …

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Pop-Culture Art: Classics Get A Nerdy Makeover

Since the days of Andy Warhol, art and pop-culture have gone hand in hand, and it seems like there’s been a definite surge in the merging of the two in recent years. The popularity of memes combined with access to basically anything on the internet means artists are getting cheeky with their works, to great effect. Artists like Dave MacDowell …

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Lindsay Lohan: Hit & Run Allegations “A Complete Lie”

Early this morning, it was reported that actress and long-time friend of the paparazzi Lindsay Lohan had struck a man while driving away from a club – and that she had driven away. Now, she has taken to Twitter to rail against these “false accusations.” According to TMZ, police were called to the 6500 block of Hollywood Blvd. shortly before …

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Kim Kardashian Via Twitter: Jon Hamm is “Careless”

Kim Kardashian is one of the most popular people on Twitter, and she has used the platform to tweet out a response to actor Jon Hamm to her nearly 14 million followers. If you haven’t heard, Jon Hamm (best known as Don Draper on Mad Men) had some pretty harsh words for Kardashian in an interview with Elle UK. Talking …

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Deadmau5 Trolls Skrillex At The Grammys, Tweets His Phone Number To The Masses

What’s better than a little bit of good, simple, old-fashioned trolling? If you watched the Grammys last night, you probably caught the Foo Fighters/deadmau5 performance (or better yet, Dave Grohl’s awkward dancing once he left the stage and deadmau5 took over). Despite what you think of his performance, that mouse helmet, or all the crazy kids and their glowsticks, you …

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Jennifer Hudson’s Whitney Houston Tribute Wows Twitter

At the 54th annual Grammy Awards, it was Adele who walked off carrying a lot of gold. But singer and Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Hudson stole at least a little bit of her thunder with a simple, but moving tribute to the late Whitney Houston. I’ll reserve comment about many aspects of the Grammys, but I’ll just say that to …

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Madonna’s Super Bowl Show Under Threat Of Lawsuit From Girls Gone Wild’s Joe Francis

Here’s a little Super Bowl, aging pop star, naked girl on camera drama for your Friday afternoon. Girls Gone Wild creator Joe Francis is threatening the Queen of Pop with a lawsuit if she goes through with her Super Bowl plans. TMZ obtained the cease and desist letter sent by Francis’ attorney threatening legal action if Madonna sings her new …

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Courtney Stodden’s Twitter Feed Gets The Artistic Representation It Deserves

Do you guys remember Courtney Stodden? To refresh your memory, she’s the 16 (now 17)-year-old former teen model and aspiring pop star that made waves last summer when she married 51-year-old Doug Hutchinson. You might know him as the actor with memorable roles on shows like The X-Files and Lost as well as the film The Green Mile. You can …

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Lady Gaga Is The Queen Of Twitter With 18 Million Followers

Mother Monster still rules the Twitterverse. Lady Gaga has become the first Twitter user to reach 18 million followers. She announced this milestone with a tweet, reminiscing about a time when she barely had any Twitter followers: @ladygagaLady GagaCan’t believe I have 18,000,000 TwitterMonsters, really rad, was just a few years ago I had barely any. 1 day ago via …

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