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2017: Gold Decadence

2017: Gold Decadence

While the Ramallah catwalks are embracing the recycled look with duds made from old newspapers...

Memory Lane Monday: Lagerfeld on Merkel

Memory Lane Monday: Lagerfeld on Merkel

The Outraged Class has forgotten about Donna Karan’s tips on risqué fashion, in favor of putting...

Genius Idea: Cancel Gone With the Wind

Genius Idea: Cancel Gone With the Wind

Since our PD Book Club pick for the this month is To Kill a Mocking Bird, our staff felt that we...

EU: Greek Yogurt Can Only Be Greek

EU: Greek Yogurt Can Only Be Greek

In the off chance you were lamenting last year’s Brexit Vote, just know that Britain’s leaving in...

With Love From Bulgaria

With Love From Bulgaria

Sure, Zimbabwe’s in the middle of a military coup-non-coup, but have you checked your mail...

Heat Wave: 2017

 The real burn is the amount of nearly identical shades.It’s heat wave time again, and no, we’re not just talking about Urban Decay’s European Naked Heat launch.

Wildfires in Albania, train tracks buckling in Serbia, several emergency warnings from Spain's National Weather Service, and a few deaths have brought August in with a bang.

Heat wave.

The HERO Tee in Turkey

Good citizens.When a government fears a shirt, how do they handle ideas?We’ve talked about how in countries where the concept of freedom is so terrifying something as simple as a t-shirt can leave you open to jail time and fines before, and this season’s illegal look in Turkey is a plain, white, Defacto tee with the word Hero accompanied by the phrase, “Heroes are immortal,” printed on it.

Memory Lane Monday: Mikhail Gorbachev

Another Man of the Year.An interesting touch is the headline printed on the newspaper in Gorbachev’s bag which translates to, “Murder of Litvinenko. Treason for $7000?” Litvinenko being the ex-Russian spy that died from radiation poisoning earlier that year.This week our PD staff wants to take a quick look at a man that doesn’t really get enough press.

The Cheaper Way to Blot Out

No filter.A cheaper alternative to anything offered at Ulta.Egypt might be trying to blot out their last two revolutions from high school history books, but sweltering Summer heat most likely has you wanting to do the same. Don’t worry as always, PD’s got you covered.

Just Askin’: How Terrible Is It to Live in DeRay McKesson’s World?

The horror.You didn’t start the trend, brah.Lately, when he isn’t forcing Katy Perry to confess her worst sins (that Obama dress back in the day was really bad), looting expert DeRay McKesson has been forced to swallow a few hard truths.

Iran to Allow Women to Attend Volleyball Matches

More and more liberty. Women cheering? That’s haram.Yes, it seems a little red, white and blue variety of liberties might have caught on a little bit in Iran, because the 2012 ban on women watching live volleyball matches is finally on its way out.


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