kellyfaircloth
Kelly Faircloth
kellyfaircloth
Senior Editor, Attic Haunter, Jezebel
Sep 4
13

Apparently the magazine didn’t tell Bush and Clinton in advance there would be a “contest.” They asked Clinton for a recipe after an interview and pulled a “Bush Family” recipe from an old issue of McCall’s without even contacting Bush. Turns out the recipe wasn’t even hers, it belonged to a chef that worked for the Read more

Sep 4
5

“Who is Rupert Penry-Jones?” *highlights, right clicks, Google search* “Holy shit that man is hot!”

Sep 4
8

The “learning to overcome being painfully shy” angle was so much more endearing than the “Huh, I might be a bit of a git, maybe I should work on that” actual Mr Darcy. Tom Hardy was the perfect Heathcliffe, though. I would like to point out the egregious overlooking of Rupert Penry-Jones’ Captain Wentworth as the Read more

Sep 4
29

There is something strangely comforting about our weirder political traditions that I didn’t know I’d miss until they were gone. Seeing people from both sides of the aisle put aside vitriol to take part in something important, relatable or fun gives a sense of national well being and community. Things like the White Read more

Sep 4
49

It also helps that the internet made recipes and cooking more available. Before you used to need to get one from someone, or invest in cookbooks, read and understand. Or have time to watch a cooking show before shopping. Now you can skim a dozen different recipes and watch a few videos in less time, assuming you know Read more

Sep 4
3

While I actually prefer the 2005 movie adaption of Pride and Prejudice, starring Matthew Macfayden... Read more

Sep 4
11

While I actually prefer the 2005 movie adaption of Pride and Prejudice...” Disagree. The BBC version is the greatest that is, has been, or will be in existence.

Sep 4
4

“Slices of [Darcy] cake will be available for visitors.” They’re EATING Mr. Darcy???

Sep 4
7

I don’t know...Tom Hardy is pretty freakin’ hot. Plus we know he looks good in and out of a mask, which is a benefit these days. Read more

Sep 4
8

I don’t know if I’m more horrified or impressed by this standing cake-man.

Jul 10
33

Thanks to having watched the Blues Brothers around half a dozen times, I can never not hear the words “Pier 1 Imports” in Dan Aykroyd’s nasal monotone.

Jun 30
3

Oh man, summer of ‘99- I had just graduated high school and was working in a Dairy Queen in Cocoa Beach, FL before heading off to college. Now my two kids just came in from the backyard, loudly complaining of dizziness after spinning themselves around on the swing. Read more

Jun 30
2

I think at the time I had just extracted myself from the Science Fiction Book Club (also run by Doubleday). This luckily introduced me to Barbara Hambly but also tricked me into Piers Anthony. Got rid of almost all of those, what a metric ton of hardcovers to deal with. 

Jun 30
3

Jenny Cruisie would be a good call. I love her snarky rom-com style.