BuzzFeed Archive for June 1, 2012

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Queen Elizabeth II’s Fashion Rainbow

Celebrations of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee are about to begin! In honor of QE2, enjoy this look at the colorful spectrum of her monochromatic outfits.

How To Remake Your Life To Look Like «Moonrise Kingdom»

What if you wanted to aesthetically base your life on this movie? First of all, you need to make sure your surroundings look like a vintage postcard from Maine. Secondly, you have to be totally copacetic with smelling like a musty attic at all times.

What Is Miss USA For?

Will spectacles as inherently sexist as beauty pageants ever die? The Fashion Mailbag says, depressing as they can be, they’re probably not going anywhere in the foreseeable future.

The Bastardization Of 5 Major Fashion Movements

When punk and grunge originally happened, they were part of sweeping cultural movements that echoed the sentiments of disenchanted youth. Now, they’re just fashion trends. Here’s how the kids are doing goth, grunge, and more in modern times.

Canadian Cannibal Porn Star On The Loose

Not even kidding. This is the almost too-ghoulish-to-be-true story of Luka Rocco Magnotta, currently wanted by Interpol for murdering, eating and dismembering a man — all on video — then mailing the body parts to Canadian politicians. WARNING: Graphic details.

The Number That Will Matter In Wisconsin

In the epic showdown between Big Blue and Big Red, Walker’s margin may be the number being watched from Chicago and Boston. A Walker blowout means trouble for the president.

The Number That Matters In Wisconsin

In the epic showdown between Big Blue and Big Red, Walker’s margin may be the number being watched from Chicago and Boston, JOHN ELLIS writes. A Walker blowout would be a warning to Obama.

The Worst Athlete Actors

We’re not talking about commercials or endorsements: these athletes acted in movies. And they were really bad.

The Phone Is The Center Of Microsoft’s Universe, Too

Yeah, the report is anonymous and vague but I spoke with the author and his source is legit: Microsoft is working on an AirPlay of its own, for playing video from mobile devices (including iOS and Android handsets) on TV through an Xbox. In other words, the battle for the living room isn’t really about the box. It’s about the content, wherever it comes from.

Tech Companies Double Down On «Doubling Down»

I never understood why tech executives and politicians are so fond of this phrase. I mean, they probably wouldn’t say «we’re going to continue to gamble on [thing x],» but they’re perfectly fine with this hackneyed blackjack metaphor. Even Tim Cook is doing it! Also, yeah, the sandwich thing.

Obama Wants You To Buy A Thingamajig

Delivering a speech today on veterans’ jobs at Honeywell’s International Campus in Minnesota the President said his proposal would allow people to have the money to buy a «thingamajig.»

This Is Why You Wear Sunscreen

In case avoiding cancer isn’t a good enough reason. A truck driver for 28 years, this 69 year old man suffers extreme pre-mature aging only on the driver’s side of his face.

Women Top Men In Bleak Jobs Numbers

Today’s disappointing jobs report has a bright spot: modest job growth for women. Economist Betsey Stevenson explains why that may have happened, and why it’s way too soon to celebrate.

Careless Thief Steals $4,000 Vibrator

An armed robber stole the gold-plated vibrator from a Brazilian sex shop, but forgot to take its charger. The store owner says it will also be very hard to remove the vibrator’s plating in order to sell the gold: «I really don’t know what he’ll do. I’ll leave it up to his imagination.»