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.
How to Be the Best Support for Someone Who Has Breast Cancer
These seven ways of supporting your loved one who has breast cancer could really make a difference.
It’s Time to Rethink These Breast Cancer Myths — Risks, Causes, Prevention Methods
Too many myths exist about the risk, contraction and treatment of breast cancer. It's time to put five of them to rest.
Advances in Breast Cancer Research and Treatment Give Hope, Save Lives
FIve exciting new research findings that should greatly benefit victims of and those at risk for breast cancer.
10 Things You Might Not Know About St. Patrick’s Day
We’ve all heard there was a saint and something to do with snakes in Ireland and now we have parades and drink green beer. But what do we really know about St. Patrick’s Day?
Staying Fit and Active Lowers Your Risk of Breast Cancer
Exercise — it could be the most important thing you do to decrease your risk of contracting breast cancer.
Cut Your Risk of Breast Cancer by Exercising and Staying Active
Apparently it’s quite simple: exercise reduces a woman’s risk of breast cancer.
The Best Autism Resources on the Web to Help Kids, Teachers, Employers & More
A guide for where to look online for the best autism resources available.
Autism Awareness Month — 10 Myths About Autism Busted
First of all: no, vaccines do not cause autism. For Autism Awareness Month, we take a look that and nine other damaging myths about autism spectrum disorder.
7 Foods You Should Be Eating for a Healthy Heart
Heart Health can be as simple as making some changes to your diet. Consider adding more of these seven foods to your plate for their heart-health benefits.
Halloween Legends That Are Actually True (Sort Of)
Especially around Halloween, most of us enjoy a good old-fashioned “it happened to a friend of a friend” urban legend that gives us a bit of a fright. Some of these tales may have even really happened. Well, kind of.
10 Pink Products That Can Actually Help Fight Breast Cancer
When it comes to the fight against breast cancer, not all pinks are equal. As we become more aware of the “pinkwashing” of America, we know that buying something in a shade of pink isn't necessarily doing anything to help the fight against breast cancer -- and some products can actually hinder it. That's why, as we spend our October supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month, getting the word out and doing our individual best to fund the cause as we see fit, we need to make sure we're supporting the fight well. (And of course, looking good while doing it -- that's also nice.)
Breast Cancer by the Numbers — How Often It Occurs, How Much It Costs & More
Only by knowing the statistics of breast cancer will we be able to better arm ourselves against it.
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.
8 Tips for Talking to Someone With Breast Cancer
These eight tips could help you talk to a relative, friend or co-worker who’s dealing with some tough news.
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month — The 7 Best Ways to Donate Now
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Here's a list of seven of the best charities most deserving of your support.
What You Should Wear to Whatever Wedding You’re Going To
What is "black tie optional" anyway?
Stop Losing Your Stuff — 5 Gadgets to Track Down What You’ve Misplaced, Had Stolen or Just Lost
As we get busier, we get more stuff to make our lives easier, but because we're busy, we sometimes lose that stuff and then lose time looking for it. It's time we stopped losing our stuff and our time, yes?
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.
5 Exercises to Improve Your Heart Health
Experts will tell you that being active and getting 30 minutes of moderate exercise five times a week will improve your health. Active people tend to be fitter and generally enjoy better health. But if you're concerned about your risk of heart disease due to past issues or a family history, there are ways that exercise can help reduce that risk.