"Unsurprisingly, then, the advent of e-cigarettes—devices that allow you to get the pleasure of smoking without taking the lung-cancer risks of actually inhaling tobacco tar—has inspired a new moral panic that looks a lot like the public health campaign against real cigarettes but might not be anything more than old-fashioned priggishness."
Slate takes on the Moral Panic over e-cigs.
I’d love to see this go on to the crowd-funding stage, but it needs about 90 more votes: Disco Cycling Kit
I have no idea what kind of demonic stockings Bruk is dealing with, but clearly her piece belongs more in the genre of paranormal phenomena journalism than fashion writing. For the rest of us, wearing tights goes something like this:
1. Pull on tights
2. Oh hey, my legs look really good
3. Pull off tights
I <3 tights so much. I even wear them to court.
Also, I used to wear them in Texas. In August. At noon. Outside.
I love tights.
But, yes, basically, Buzzfeed is lousy.
"I don’t genrally shop at Wal-Mart, but lack of whole-foods-approved ingredients is by far the least of my concerns with Wal-Mart."