Can We Talk About Dali’s Amazing Sell-Out Era?

Can We Talk About Dali’s Amazing Sell-Out Era?

“Then the Alka Seltzer shoots into the stomach!” are words you might not expect to hear from Salvador Dali from the comfort of your own living room. Yet, for anyone with a television in the 1960s and ’70s, the Surrealist legend also became a staple of the small screen, sharing his abounding, rehearsed excitement for ads about chocolate, and ink wells; airline companies and  cures for indigestion. Naturally, critics and creatives lost it.

All Aboard the 1970s Sex Raft Experiment: the Best Reality TV Show That Never Was

All Aboard the 1970s Sex Raft Experiment: the Best Reality TV Show That Never Was

Fasad Productions

Five men, six women and one 101-day, sex-starved ocean adventure. Has a catchy ring to it, no? “It was a fabulous adventure story,” said Marcus Lindeen, director of a 2018 documentary called The Raft that chronicles 1973’s “Acali Experiment,” in which an eclectic group set sail to find out if the best– or worst– of humankind rears its head in isolation.

The Playmobil Boat Sailing 3,000 Miles Across the World

The Playmobil Boat Sailing 3,000 Miles Across the World

What Kind of Town Elects a Cat as its Mayor?

What Kind of Town Elects a Cat as its Mayor?

Burning iPhones and Designer Bags on China’s Day of the Dead

Burning iPhones and Designer Bags on China’s Day of the Dead

Kim Jong-un Married One of His Cheerleaders

Kim Jong-un Married One of His Cheerleaders

Sweetheart Lingerie of World War II

Sweetheart Lingerie of World War II

Valentine’s Day is just around the bend, which means you’ve got a great excuse to indulge in some treat-yo-self extravagances (i.e. chocolate, fancy undies, more chocolate). First up on our shopping list?

The Truth Behind the Pope’s Ruby Red Slippers

The Truth Behind the Pope’s Ruby Red Slippers

Jude Law in HBO’s The Young Pope

If the clothes make the man, then the shoes make the Pope – and more specifically, his ruby red shoes. The scarlet slippers have been reincarnated for thousands of years for his Holiness, and each pair has a story to tell…