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Beauty Contest

Daniel J. Martinez at LAXART Kept PST Relevant

Mat Gleason | Posted 05.27.2012 | Arts
Mat Gleason

By now Los Angeles is awakening to a Pacific Standard Time hangover and if we never see another black and white photo of a wannabe beatnik sucking up ...

PHOTOS: Romani Beauty Pageant Kicks Off In Bucharest

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Romani girls donned spangled skirts and sexy tops as they rehearsed dance numbers for the annual "Miss Piranda" beauty pageant in Bucharest. As th...

'The Road From Ruin': Are We Naive Idiots For Thinking Business Can Be Anything But Greedy?

Matthew Bishop | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Matthew Bishop

We don't believe capitalism will ever be perfect, or that you can entirely drive out the dark side of human nature. But we can do a lot better than we have done so far.

Gyrofocus: Modern Fireplace Is Voted World's Most Beautiful Object (PHOTO)

Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Here's one beauty contest where objectification is the goal, literally. The Pulchra design competition in Italy searches far and wide for the 'World's...

The Anti-Nuke Beauty Contest (PHOTOS)(NSFW)

wired.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Miss Atom, the beauty contest for the Russian nuclear industry, has earned a fair amount of press, in part because of the now-infamous photo of a post...