Kathy Landin is a freelance internet pop-culture junkie (and web video producer). For a brief time in 2011, she was THIS close to being Charlie Sheen's social media intern for the summer. She's blogged for local TV stations, anonymous dating adventures and stupid advice columns. Mostly she entertains herself by practicing the fine art of idiocy, which you can watch in Kathy Landin's "I'm an Idiot" Show. Or, if you have a short attention span, get 140 characters of idiocy on Twitter.
What Exactly Is a 401(k)? 5 Things to Know About Your Retirement Fund
The primary source of retirement money for many Americans is also a source of confusion.
Black Friday Survival Guide — 8 Tips to Win America’s Shopping Thunderdome
As it does every year, Black Friday will call to you again this year — so here’s how to survive it.
5 Halloween Displays That Weren’t Pranks – They Were Tragically, Horrifically Real
Most Halloween displays and pranks are just that — displays and pranks. But sometimes, sometimes something truly horrifying has occurred. Here are five such stories to keep in mind as All Hallows Eve approaches...
Holiday Boozing Tips — 7 Christmas Cocktails to Drink You Through the Season
Since the beginning of families, holidays, and especially family holidays like Christmas, alcohol has always been a key component to survival. Brighten up everyone's spirits by mixing up these delicious drinks -- and don't forget to pour one (or five) for yourself as you mix.
5 Horrifying Accidents People Thought Were Just Halloween Displays
It might look like a standard corpse-hanging-from-a-tree prank, but sometimes something terrible really did happen.
7 Cognac Bottles You Should Add to Your Bar (Maybe One at a Time, Though)
There's a lot more to cognac than just Hennessy and Remy.
5 Offbeat Drinks to Make Your Home Bar Truly Unique — Absinthe, Mezcal & More
Keeping a well-stocked bar has much to do with keeping the classics on hand, but it's also a good idea to go rogue and stock some offbeat booze. For variety's sake, you see? The key is to be sure these unique spirits are high quality and make great sippers, as well as conversation starters. Here are a few we recommend to get you started.
7 Gadgets to Make Your Home Bar the Hottest Saloon in Town
Having a proper home bar is mainly about stocking it with great booze, but if you want to be the kind of host who can tend that bar with talent and style, perhaps these seven handy bar gadgets are just what you need.
A Well-Rounded Rum Collection for Your Well-Stocked Bar
The kill-devil. Nelson's blood. The Pirate's drink. Demon water. Rum goes by many names, and it comes in just as many varieties. Here are five to help you choose how to fill out your bar.
5 Must-Have Vodkas for a Well-Stocked Bar
People don't generally write odes to vodka, which is a shame, really. It may not be the kind of flavor-packed liquor that often leads to thoughtful sipping and dedicated worshipping. But just because it isn't full of taste (unless it's one of those terrible flavored vodkas), that doesn't mean it isn't full of possibilities for mixing and shooting.