Vicki Hogan

36 Flips | 3 Magazines | @vmhogan65 | Keep up with Vicki Hogan on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Vicki Hogan”

5 Outfits To Welcome Jacket-Optional Weather

Though it might last for just a week (unless you're one of those people who live in Southern California or the Côte d'Azur where you've never …

Ode To Helen Mirren: She's Just Getting Started

Photo: Jim Smeal/BEImages.<p>When I watched Helen Mirren walk onto the red carpet at the 2007 Oscars, it was love at first sight. But, if you stick with …

Red Carpet

Meet Amal Alamuddin: Awesome Person & Fiancé Of George Clooney

Photo: Rex USA/Rex.<p>And they said it couldn't be done. After 20 years as Hollywood's most eligible bachelor, George Clooney is set to head down the …

9 Sneaky Cheats We All Do On The DL

Know what it takes to be the girl with perpetually maintained digits, a carefully planned outfit, and a well-stocked makeup bag on hand? A staff of …

One Simple Habit That Could Make You Happier

<i>Gretchen Rubin, author of two New York Times bestsellers, is our go-to gal for the best get-it-together know-how. Every week, she'll be dishing up</i> …

Yep, Tracy Anderson Is A Babe Inside And Out

Every generation has their respective fitness guru. There were the Jane Fonda VHS days, the Billy Blanks Tae-Bo movement, Richard Simmons and all his …

Add To Cart: The Duds You'll Never Want To Take Off

Whatever, happy hour. We're over you, Saturday date night. <i>This</i> is our favorite moment in time (cue the Whitney). Yep, it’s that special point in the …

Clothing

This Metallic Desert Wedding Shoot Is So On Point

Taylor Lord, Lindsey Zamora, and a handful of other creative folks headed to the desert to shoot this dreamy inspiration shoot. Metal and branches …

Weddings

The Real Philomena Might Just Melt Your Heart

Photo: Rex/REX USA.<p>Anyone who's seen <i>Philomena</i> knows it's a story that is almost too heartbreaking to be true — and yet, it's pretty spot-on. Judi …

5 Of The All-Time Biggest George Clooney Rumors

At this point, you've heard George Clooney is engaged. When we first learned of the silver fox's plans, we admittedly felt a bit confused. Isn't …

The Garage in Seattle, Washington

A garage can be a place for cars, tools, or junk. With the Garage in Seattle, we’re seeing how it can be much more.<p>Design studio Graypants is led by …

How-To: Cut Pith-Free Citrus Segments

Photo: J. Kenji Lopez-Alt<p>Make the most of your citrus fruits by brushing up on your cutting skills with these handy tips from J. Kenji Lopez-Alt of Serious Eats.

Food

How-To: Couture Cardboard Bangle Bracelets

Make your own eco-inspired fashion statement with these cute and colorful couture cardboard bangle bracelets and cuffs from Mark Montano’s latest video tutorial!

CRAFT Flickr Pool Weekly Roundup

Buried under snow: Mount Everest guide's avalanche ordeal

Climbers have been returning from Mount Everest base camp in Nepal, after sherpa guides cancelled all climbing this year, in memory of 16 sherpas who died in an avalanche nine days ago.<p>One survivor, Kaji Sherpa, is recovering after being buried under the snow for three hours.<p>He saw his colleagues …

Sir Cyril Smith abuse 'cover-up' claims probed by police

<b>Police are examining whether there is evidence of a criminal cover-up over claims of sexual abuse at a school linked to the late MP Sir Cyril Smith.</b><p>The leader of Rochdale Council and Greater Manchester's chief constable are due to give an update on the claims over Knowl View school in …

Happy 4/20! Now Stare At These

Happy 4/20. We are just going to leave these right here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Happy 4/20, Now Stare At These

You Won't Believe How Close This Man Came To Being Killed By A Train

<i>It simply does not get any closer than this!</i><p>A 77-year-old man in the Czech Republic town of Rájec-Jestřebí was captured on CCTV having a train nearly hit and kill him while attempting to cross the tracks.<p>According to The Daily Mail, police spokeswoman Iva Blanenská Šebková said, "The man was very …

Taiwan's First Sex-Themed Restaurant Just Opened, Has Penis On The Menu (NSFW)

Welcome to Funny Sex, a restaurant in Taiwan where sex is in the air and penis pudding is always on the menu.<p><b>NSFW images ahoy</b><p>In the creepy NSFW video below, a variety of voices take you through the first sex-themed restaurant to open in Kaohsiung, a southern city in Taiwan. While some might dismiss …

You'll Always Wear A Life Jacket After Using This Disturbing Drowning Simulator

Drowning is a significantly worse experience than you ever imagined.<p>Guy Cotten, a French company specializing in rugged outdoor attire and safety gear, produced an interactive video titled "Sortie En Mer” (A Trip Out To Sea) that gives users a firsthand look at what it's like to fall off a sailboat …

Woman Jailed In Altercation Over Corn Dogs

She's really in the doghouse now.<p>A West Texas woman is in jail after allegedly threatening the lives of a store employee over corn dogs Tuesday.<p>Workers at a Midland, Texas business said Charmelle Henry threw 75 cents at them and demanded a corn dog, according to News West 9. When the 45-year-old …

Legless Lizard Crawls In Man's Penis On 'Sex Sent Me To The E.R.' (VIDEO)

You've heard of draining the lizard, but sometimes, the lizard goes "upstream" -- and it doesn't feel good, according to one emergency room patient.<p>According to Saturday's episode of the TLC series, "Sex Sent Me To The E.R.," a man identified only as "Shawn" went to a Chicago emergency room because …

Go Home Elephants, You're Drunk

This is the worst.<p>Sure, I decided to throw a party at my place at the Singita Kruger National Park in South Africa. And sure, there was plenty of fermenting marula fruit lying around. But this is just irresponsible. You brought in underage elephants with the herd, and they got all tipsy. Luckily …

Witness Snaps Photo as UFO Hovers Over Ohio Field

Two Ohio witnesses at Springfield reported watching and photographing a triangle-shaped object hovering over a field along a country road on April 23, 2014, according to testimony in Case 55763 from the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) witness reporting database.<p>The reporting witness was driving with his …

Cycling Inspiration, Sturgis and Mustaches

It is not common for a person of Mustached American heritage to grow up on two wheels, and I am indeed no exception. It all started at the tender age of three, when my estranged uncle Irving raised me to believe that attending the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally was the only way a boy could become a man. …

Man Lost At Sea For 14 Months Denies Eating Shipmate

Jose Salvador Alvarenga, who was rescued in January after 14 months adrift at sea, insists there is no truth to allegations that he ate his shipmate, Ezequiel Cordoba, to survive.<p>"Not for one second did I think of eating Ezequiel," he told the Daily Mail. "I wouldn’t have done it, even if it meant …

Don't Do It, Sad Clown; You Can Still Get A Job!

Think the sad clown trope has been overdone? You might think again when you watch this twisted video which, at first glance, appears to be an ad for a job-seeking website.<p>In the video (below), the out-of-work alkie mirth-maker is about as obsolete as his message machine. So he tries something …

18 Preserved Prison Tattoos That Are Still Attached To Skin

In late 19th-Century Poland, prison tattoos were cut from the bodies of deceased inmates and preserved to identify connections between convicts.<p>Today, those samples are art, and 60 of them have been captured in haunting and beautiful photographs by Katarzyna Mirczak. The photographer found them at …

Palestinian President Calls Holocaust 'Most Heinous Crime'

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Palestinian president on Sunday called the Holocaust “the most heinous crime” of modern history, voicing a rare acknowledgment …