Few events on the U.S. holiday calendar muster the same degree of cynicism in people as Valentine's Day, the other notable dates being Christmas and Election Day. Somehow, this tradition that spans more than six centuries is now just as bad as a religious holiday that became a secular merchandising event. Most likely, the greeting card, flower, diamond, and music industries are to blame for this.... More >>>
Veruca Salt's Louise Post (far right) wants you to tie her shoe . . . pronto, baby.