Overanalyzing Courtney Love’s Pinterest Account

Courtney Love has quietly been on Pinterest for a year, but her presence on the site has gained some publicity since she opened a new, official YouTube account last week with a video addressing her “Twibel” lawsuit. Accompanying the clip were many, many comments from Love directing us to her Pinterest and unmasking some of the heretofore unclear pieces of Love shorthand and various other linguistic misdirections that seem to plague her communications. … Read More

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Video of the Day: If Pinterest Were Invented in the ’90s

Thanks to Squirrel Monkey, we’ve already seen what Facebook would have looked like if it were invented in the ’90s. Now, Laughing Squid just tipped us off to the fact that they’re back with a hilarious new clip that imagines what Pinterest might have looked like if it had launched as a “digital pinboard magazine” delivered to you every two months on CD-ROM. Spoiler alert: All of the inspirational photos that people “pinned” would have been really, really hideous. Like, denim overalls sans shirt hideous. Click through to experience the ’90s train wreck for yourselves. … Read More

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Louis C.K. Is the Webbys "Person of the Year"

The winners of the 16th annual Webby Awards have been announced, and among the celebrities being honored by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (yes, that’s a real thing) are Louis C.K., whose wildly successful $5 distribution method for his “Live at the Beacon Theater” comedy special earned him Person of the Year;… Read More

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What’s On at Flavorpill: The Links That Made the Rounds In Our Office

Today at Flavorpill, we were glad Jezebel re-watched Titanic so we didn’t have to. We saw more people feeding their children bird-style on Jimmy Kimmel. We got excited about this Peeps Easter showdown. We found out what Game of Thrones would be like if everyone were silent except… Read More

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What’s On at Flavorpill: The Links That Made the Rounds in Our Office

Today at Flavorpill, we looked at Pinterest’s oddest posts. We wondered why Oxygen is just realizing that “thrifting” is a thing and imagined how disturbing their teen wedding show will be. We had a super bad laundry day. We vowed never to eat something called a “Triple Bypass… Read More

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